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050439 Requisition #

The Tax Manager will oversee preparation of US consolidated federal and consolidated, combined and separate state income tax returns. As the Tax Manager you will compute the interim and year end income tax provisions. In addition, you will manage and review tax returns prepared by the Tax team and manage a team of Tax professionals. This position will directly report to the Director, Tax.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Manages Tax planning, reporting, and compliance functions.
  • Manages Tax Accounting staff, conducts selection interviews, coaches, trains, conducts performance evaluation and motivates employees.
  • Oversees the preparation of all tax filings and reporting.
  • Evaluates the tax implications of company activities and develops strategies to minimize the tax obligations.
  • Provides input into developing the country budget.
  • Assists the Director, Tax in all external federal, state and local income tax audits.
  • Analyzes and prepares all supporting documentation to any Tax related information document requests. 
  • Assists the Director, Tax in federal/state tax credit generation projects, Tax planning, and other ad hoc projects.  
  • Adheres to internal standards, policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance.
  • Minimum 5+ years of direct transferable experience in corporate Tax
  • 1-3 years supervisory experience
  • Prior international experience or working in a multicultural environment managing international projects
  • Master’s Degree in Taxation preferred in combination with experience outlined above
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) required
  • Language Skills:  English – Advanced level proficiency required, French and/or Spanish preferred
  • Mathematical Skills: Advanced level proficiency required
  • Reasoning Skills/Abilities: Advanced level required
  • Computer Skills:
  • Excel – Advanced level skills required
  • MS Word and PowerPoint – Intermediate user proficiency required
  • Well-versed in ERP systems required (Oracle 12 preferred, ONESOURCE property tax, Corptax, etc.)
  • Strong business acumen/business awareness with solid technical and analytical background
  • Strong attention to detail with good organizational and inter-personal skills
  • Excellent professional written and verbal communication
  • Ability to think creatively and clearly express vision and ideas
  • Ability to analyze data and information and develop workable, compliant and creative solutions
  • Capability to thrive in a fast-paced and highly demanding environment
  • Leadership abilities and skills
  • Minimum travel, travels 0-5% time

SGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristics protected by law.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


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