Jan 12, 2019

Tax Manager

  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Portadown, ARM, GB

Job Description

Requisition ID 4207
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Accounting/Finance 
Recruiter #LI-AD1
Posting Type LI
Career Builder CB 

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role

At the Kerry Center in Beloit, we are a leader in taste and nutrition for the global food, beverage and pharmaceutical industry.  We have approximately 700 employees at this location that perform various task such as finance, procurement, supply chain and customer care.  This location is commutable from major cities such as Milwaukee and Madison. If you’re looking to build a career in finance with a team you can have some fun with, we might be the team for you.

Key responsibilities

The Tax Manager is extremely important to our team.  You will be responsible for management of the US tax team, which consists of tax professionals across the disciplines of Property Tax, GST, Direct Tax and R&D Credits.  Implementing US related tax planning projects, and management of US tax audits will part of this position.  As a team member, you will be responsible for providing tax advice in respect of US mergers and acquisitions activity and related restructuring.  You will also be a member of the global tax leadership group.  As a team member, you will be responsible for supporting the tax team based in Tralee, Ireland and the wider international finance team to identify tax issues, risks and planning opportunities.  As a team member you will prepare technical research, including preparing and maintaining tax analyses and technical papers, to support tax filing positions.  Providing tax support to the business and finance teams in the US is also part of this position.  You will be responsible for management of the corporate tax compliance and the sales and use tax compliance process as well to ensure accurate accounting of current and deferred tax in the group statutory accounts along the with the support of the tax accountants on the US tax team.

Qualifications and skills

There are a few requirements you’ll need to be successful in this job:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and/or Finance is required.  A CPA, ACA or ACCA or CIMA is preferred.
  • Do you have experience in Tax?  We prefer 7 plus year’s experience for this position in a multinational company and/or Big 4 experience. 
  • Do you have experience managing a team?  We prefer prior management experience as you will manage a team in this role.
  • Do you have an interest in developing International Tax knowledge?  We prefer prior experience but is not a requirement as you will be working with our Global Tax team. 
  • Do you know the value of a great team? Teamwork is one of our values and critical to everyone’s success

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                            

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to KAcareers@Kerry.com and let us know the nature of your request. 

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