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International Tax Director 25324 in Milwaukee, WI at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 7/25/2018

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International Tax Director 25324

Our client is a leading manufacturer and they are looking for an International Tax Director to join their team.  This is the perfect opportunity for someone to take that next step in their career and still remain hands-on and in the details! With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its’ employees with excellent benefits and equips them with the tools and training necessary to succeed.

The International Tax Director will be responsible for the management and review of international tax planning and compliance. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:


  • The International Tax Director will assist is assessing the tax aspects of foreign acquisitions, dispositions and reorganizations, including the structuring of new international entities and other areas into new foreign countries.

  • Manage the due diligence, tax planning and effective tax rate analysis relating to acquisitions and dispositions.

  • Perform tax research and analysis and assist with identifying and resolving tax questions.

  • Analyze and interpret relevant U.S. and international tax laws and tax treaties to minimize worldwide taxes imposed on the operations of the Company.

  • Participate in acquisition structure planning, implementation, due diligence processes and tax integration.

  • Assist with the preparation of foreign tax returns and foreign related items on U.S. federal corporate income tax returns.

  • Develop and manage international tax continuous process improvement projects.

  • Explore and make recommendations regarding tax savings opportunities.

  • Coach, mentor and develop staff, including providing career development planning and opportunities.

  • The International Tax Director will perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

The International Tax Director will possess the following:


  • The International Tax Director will have a minimum 8-10 years’ experience in corporate international tax.

  • Technical knowledge of US taxation of international operations and documentation and prior assistance in international acquisitions and structuring projects.

  • Demonstrated experience leading/managing a team.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Strong computer skills including Excel and tax and accounting software. Experience with Hyperion a plus.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. MBA or MST strongly preferred.

  • CPA preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer