Tax Manager, International Tax Planning and Research (Irving)

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice, now a part of RGP, has been engaged by an excellent Fortune 500 company to recruit a Tax Manager, International Tax Planning and Research to join their team, located in Irving. They are considering candidates with 7+ years’ federal tax and 3+ years’ international experience, and a CPA. The company is growing, has a close-knit tax group, and excellent benefits. Company is offering a very competitive salary. Only local candidates will be considered.


Job Description
Company is looking to add a Tax Manager, International Tax Planning and Research. This role will report to the Director, International Tax and have a primary focus on all aspects of international tax planning and reporting. This position will work closely with business partners and members of the tax department to structure and understand transactions, restructurings, and business initiatives. This will require that the candidate have an understanding of the companies transfer pricing methodology and work closely with the transfer pricing/global tax team. It will also require partnering with the tax management team and business line leaders to develop holistic tax strategies. This role will ensure production and maintenance of documented tax technical advice on the U.S. and local country tax impacts of business activities to support reporting, compliance and on-going tax controversy. In order to be successful, the candidate must possess the ability to think strategically while also engaging in day-to-day tactical details. Based on available time and department resource needs, this position will have a secondary level of responsibility to support and assist the Tax Manager, International Compliance in meeting the company’s U.S. federal tax filing requirements. Strong communication and project leadership skills are critical to succeeding in this position.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Participates in the planning, development and implementation of various tax planning initiatives in order to maximize the corporation’s cash flows and minimize the effective tax rate.
• Participate/support Transfer Pricing Team in review of value chain/transfer pricing planning and valuations relating to planning transactions impacting international tax.
• Manage and provide transactional support to quantify U.S. and non-U.S. tax implications on various international transactions including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, liquidations and reorganizations of legal entities or business units.
• Document significant tax positions globally.
• Lead or assist in various repatriation strategies to return cash to the U.S. from various jurisdictions in a cash efficient manner.
• Communicate with finance, treasury, legal and business line management regarding planning opportunities and reporting matters.
• Lead or assist in research and preparation of supporting documentation of various international tax issues to support U.S. and non-U.S. tax filing positions.
• Perform research and develop alternative structures to address unique tax concerns of business lines.
• Assist with U.S. and foreign income tax audits as needed.


Basic Job Requirements
• BS/BA degree Accountancy
• CPA certification required
• Minimum of 7 years’ Federal Tax Experience including at least 3 years of progressive international experience in a large corporate environment or public accounting firm
• Experience in primary review of complicated or complex U.S. international tax returns, including but not limited to Forms 5471, 5472, 1118, 926, 8865, and 8858
• Demonstrated ability to manage others, both directly and indirectly
• Detail-oriented individual who takes ownership of projects, is organized, possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and is able to deliver on tight deadlines
• Highly motivated, hard-working and able to work in a fast paced environment
• Effective interpersonal skills, including persuasive written and oral communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
• Working knowledge of the tax software used to meet the companies U.S. filing requirements. Company is currently using OneSource.

Degree Required


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact Jennifer Weiss at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

On December 4th, 2017, Accretive Solutions was acquired by RGP. This job is an RGP position.

RGP is a professional services firm dedicated to providing people and perspectives to solve business challenges. As a provider of high-value, on-demand solutions aimed at our client’s most critical initiatives, we live and work within our clients' countries, cultures and languages, helping local business leaders and their global operating teams attain strategic objectives.

With experience across many disciplines including, finance and accounting, information management, human capital, supply chain management, legal and internal audit, we help companies address complex situations on the inside of business. Working alongside the client team, we solve problems, execute, and transfer knowledge. In other words, we help get the internal work done, while building the team's capability to change and operate in brand new ways.

RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, RGP is a publicly traded company. Including the operations of Accretive, RGP employs over 3,700 professionals, annually serving over 2,600 clients around the world from 76 practice offices.

Job Date: 

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 21:00

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