International Tax Sr Manager
Location:
Seattle , Washington
Posted:
November 18, 2017
Reference:
req2716

As an International Tax location leader and senior manager, you will be responsible for the following job duties, with support and assistance from national, regional and location leadership, and domestic & global subject matter experts:

 

  • Leadership & Talent

    • Lead and grow an International Tax practice group at your office location.

    • Collaborate with national, regional, and location leadership in executing RSM’s International Tax strategy at your office location.

    • Develop and implement an appropriate talent strategy for your location, including recruiting, coaching & mentoring, and retention.

    • Ensure alignment with firm values and compliance with firm human resource policies and procedures.

       

  • Technical & Risk Management

    • Advise clients on international tax matters including outbound, inbound, restructuring, cross-border M&A, and transfer pricing--making use of subject matter experts as appropriate.

    • Develop, lead and manage international tax consulting engagements.

    • Ensure that international tax consulting and compliance services provided at your location meet firm and professional standards relating to quality, risk management, and auditor independence (if relevant).

    • Remain current on relevant tax law, treaty developments and tax practice, as well as firm policies on tax quality and risk management.

       

  • Business Development

    • Drive growth and profitability by generating revenue from new and existing clients, including cross-selling services.

    • Demonstrate international tax expertise and represent RSM’s global service capabilities in the market, including serving on industry and pursuit teams, speaking at events, attending networking events, etc.

    • Develop relationships with international tax specialists in key RSM US domestic and foreign offices, as a basis for serving clients, providing and receiving referrals, and collaborating on global pursuits and initiatives.

    • Develop relationships across lines of business to ensure excellent, integrated client service.

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

  • CPA or JD

  • 8 or more years practicing international taxation (outbound focus), including recent experience in a consulting environment, e.g., CPA firm, law firm, or equivalent

  • Working knowledge of accounting, accounting for income taxes, and transfer pricing

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Leadership experience or aspirations

  • Available for some travel, including international travel (extensive travel is not a requirement)

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Master’s degree (MST or LLM) in taxation, with a focus on international taxation

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting

  • Experience in the technology, manufacturing (including aerospace and composites), and/or life sciences industries

 



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