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Manager International Tax
Charlotte, NC
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Post Date: 01/18/19 Company: XPO Logistics, Inc.
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Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. As the Senior Manager of International Tax, you will develop and implement corporate tax strategies to minimize tax liability and ensure compliance with international tax laws. You'll research and analyze tax issues, direct the maintenance of tax records and the filing of income, benefits and other tax returns, and oversee related reporting requirements. Join XPO, and we'll give you the support you need to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Manage all aspects of tax return preparations (Form 1118, 5471, 5472, 8858, 8865, 8975, 5713, Fincen), ensuring compliance with applicable federal regulations and review complex tax returns prepared by team members for accuracy, completeness and timely filing
  • Perform technical reviews of quarterly subpart F inclusions - GILTI / BEAT and monitor tax attribute calculations supporting international provisions (E&P, PTI, FX, FTCs, etc.)
  • Work collaboratively with Tax Director and Finance throughout the year to ensure tax consequences of all transactions are well understood and tax reporting of these transactions are completed in an optimal manner
  • Tax process optimization, including development and implementation of procedural changes and/or enhancement of existing processes to improve the tax function
  • Manage specific process improvement initiatives, including the creation of tools and enablers, briefing and reference materials and coordinate the roll out of such projects
  • Train and evaluate employees to enhance their performance, development and work product; address performance issues and make recommendations for personnel actions

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 8 years of experience in a publicly-traded corporate income tax department, or in the tax department of a large public accounting firm
  • 3 years of experience managing a professional staff
  • Expert knowledge of international tax laws and compliance, U.S. Corporate Income Tax Law, GAAP and financial modeling

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Master's degree in Tax Accounting
  • CPA certification
  • 9 or more years of experience in a publicly-traded corporate income tax department, or in the tax department of a large public accounting firm
  • 5 years of experience managing a professional staff

Be part of something big. #LI-FM1

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We're the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we're just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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