Global Tax Director Etsy
We are looking for are a tireless champion of the tax policies, departmental structure, procedures, and controls that will create a best-in-class global tax function. Global Corporate Tax Director
Etsy is looking to hire a Global Corporate Tax Director, who will be based in Brooklyn, NY and report to the CFO. This new position will support Etsy?s global growth and round out the senior staffing of its corporate finance department team. The Tax Director will work closely with the finance, legal, human relations, and operations teams to ensure all of Etsy?s global financial and operational goals are met.
About the job
Account for the income tax process of Etsy?s global structure and for the establishment and monitoring of tax accounting control procedures around the world.
Oversee the global tax compliance function consisting of domestic tax return preparation (consolidated Federal, State, Sales and Use, and Personal Property), review of international VAT and income tax filings, maintenance of a tax calendar, calculation of all estimated tax payments, and researching tax issues.
Analyze the tax consequences of Etsy?s actions and recommend strategies for minimizing taxes and risk that are aligned with Etsy?s values and strategic priorities. Experience with global IP transfer pricing compliance is required.
Determine the accounting for stock options and necessary reporting for tax purposes; work with payroll and compensation to ensure compliance.
Mastery of the tax related tactical and administrative tasks and the ability to mentor others in these tasks such as: presentation of the annual tax provision in accordance with ASC 740, management of tax accounts, preparation of annual and interim effective tax rates, analysis of uncertain tax positions, of outside basis differences, and of special transactions, preparation of reports on the comparative variances, maintenance of monthly reconciliations, and responsibility for tax audits.
You are passionate about tax! You are a tireless champion of the tax policies, departmental structure, procedures, and controls that will create a best-in-class global tax function. You are an experienced professional who can juggle lots of responsibilities with tons of energy. You are a great communicator and team builder and you have mastered the art of creating structure and definition in a fast-growing, fluid company.
Outside of those traits, you should have:
Bachelor?s Degree in Accounting, a CPA certification, and ASC 740 experience is mandatory. A JD degree in taxation or a Masters in Taxation is a definite plus.
Six to ten plus years of progressive experience with a tax speciality in both public accounting and in a fast growth technology company.
Experience with implementation and subsequent monitoring of global tax strategies.
Strong team management skills
Ability to work with all levels of management and our external tax advisors.
As you?ve probably guessed; Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don?t want you to be like everyone else, we don?t even want you to be like us---we want you to be like you! So write to us, in your own human voice, and tell us what you?re all about. What gets you up in the morning? What excites you? What throws your whole day off and causes you to pull your hair out?
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