GE Senior Indirect Tax Manager in Houston, Texas
GE Oil & Gas
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Posted Position Title
Senior Indirect Tax Manager
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
Houston, Fort Myers
This role has primary responsibility for research and planning as well as providing business advisory services regarding US Sales & Use (S&U) tax technical and compliance related matters for the GE Oil & Gas business.
In the role of Senior Indirect Tax Manager you will:
Ensure that GE Oil & Gas fully complies with applicable S&U tax laws with the highest integrity
Provide strategic direction involving S&U tax matters arising from mergers, acquisitions, integrations, new product introduction, contracts, and programs to senior tax management, finance, and commercial teams
Initiate and direct tax research and planning to develop tax strategies that minimize GE Oil & Gas S&U tax liabilities
Monitor proposed S&U tax legislation and alert senior tax leadership of impact on GE Oil & Gas
Collaborate with multiple stakeholders to ensure that (sales and purchasing) systems correctly determine and calculate US sales and use taxes
Evaluate existing processes, procedures and internal controls to ensure S&U tax process simplicity, effectiveness and compliance with all State and Local regulations
Recommend quarterly and annual S&U tax reserve provisions and required disclosures
Collaborate with Corporate Tax to monitor preparation and filing of all S&U tax returns
Collaborate with and assist Corporate Tax in the conduct of S&U tax examinations by state taxing authorities
Support Tax Processes & Technology team on system requirements to ensure compliance with S&U tax laws and regulations
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
Minimum 8 years of indirect tax experience in a major accounting firm, law firm or multi-national company
- Ability and willingness to travel approximately 35%of the time, as required
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Good project management skills
Ability to evaluate complex issues and identify and resolve tax-related risks and opportunities
Able to work cross functionally
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities
High moral, ethical, and personal values in decisions communications, and actions
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate complex issues in a simple and concise manner
Strong analytical skills
Successfully lead projects within business functions
Able to quickly grasp new ideas
An excellent team player
PLEASE NOTE: Houston, TX is the preferred location, however other U.S. locations may be considered.
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