18-888 Tax Manager

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Hartford, CT
$90,000 - $120,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Sep 05, 2018
Job ID
Tax Manager
Join a mid-size, global insurance and reinsurance organization with a rapidly growing Hartford presence! We are seeking a hands-on Tax Manager to join our clients prestigious Tax team. Operate amongst high performing executive leadership as well as peer group.
Tax Manager Responsibilities:
  • Oversee the global interim quarter and year-end tax provision process.
  • Assemble quarterly tax packages for management review.
  • Manage all tax reporting activities.
  • Assist in simplifying tax processes and enhance financial controls via emerging technology.
  • Coordinate the budget and quarterly ETR reforecast activity.
  • Research the latest US GAAP/IFRS accounting developments.
  • Facilitate tax accounting and tax technology trainings for the expanded tax team.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for the Longview Tax Provisioning application.
  • Monitor compliance of all tax related SOX control procedures.
Tax Manager Qualifications:
  • You must have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance combined with 4+ years of corporate tax/finance experience.
  • The ability to analyze large volumes of data is crucial to the job.
  • A strong desire to learn new technology tools and possessing the ability to identify opportunities to leverage these tools is imperative.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, required. Familiarity with SharePoint a plus.
  • Exposure to ERP systems (Hyperion, including Smartview, PeopleSoft), data analytics software (Qlik/Tableau), and tax provisioning systems (Longview), a plus.
  • You must have knowledge of Income Tax Accounting under ASC 740.  IFRS exposure is a plus.