Tax Director

San Francisco, CA

Tax Director  (San Francisco, CA)

We are currently seeking an experienced hands-on Tax Director to join the Twitter tax team!

The Tax Director will be responsible for managing all aspects of tax accounting (ASC 740) and tax reporting for Twitter, with a strong emphasis on non-US affiliates.

Primary responsibilities include -

  • • Manage and direct the tax accounting provision process in accordance with ASC 740 and stay abreast of technical updates pertinent to Twitter
  • • Assist with the U.S. and international income tax reporting to ensure all reporting obligations are satisfied accurately and timely
  • • Manage and direct compliance efforts for SOX 404 for all tax accounting controls and documentation requirements 
  • • Develop and implement policies and procedures to improve efficiency of global tax accounting process 
  • • Manage and direct the required tax accounting for business acquisitions and other significant non-recurring transactions (potential VA release)
  • • Act as liaison with tax planning, tax accounting and other business functions (legal, technical accounting, Corp Dev) to ensure all changes affecting tax reporting are proactively managed 
  • • Implement and monitor worldwide transfer pricing strategy
  • • Support with tax projects, including modeling for tax impacts
  • • Assist Tax Controversy manager with income tax audits 
  • • Develop effective working relationships with finance, accounting and other functions located in the US and throughout the world
  • • Assist in transfer pricing calculations e.g. management fee arrangements and cost sharing calculations.

Job requirements:

The qualifications for this position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • • BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • • CPA and/or Master in Tax preferred
  • • Deep knowledge of ASC 740
  • • Strong understanding of transfer pricing relationships common to U.S.multi-nationals
  • • 10+ years relevant experience in Big 4 and/or technology industry, including extensive technical skills in a wide range of income tax matters
  • • Knowledge of Oracle 
  • • Ability to handle multiple tasks and deliver on tight timelines
  • • Detail oriented 
  • • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to clearly and concisely interface with all levels of management.
  • • Motivated individual with excellent customer service and interpersonal skills 
  • • Team player!

Hiring Process

Step 1

After you apply, a recruiter may reach out to you for an introductory call.

Step 2

If your background is a match for the role, you may phone interview with 1-2 people.

Step 3

If you continue through the process, you will come onsite 1-2 times to interview with a total of 5-10 people.


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