Director of Tax

Chicago, IL |$180-200K | Job ID: 97924

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is partnering with a global professional services firm on a search for a Director of Tax. The Director of Tax will lead the company’s global tax function including tax planning and strategy, transfer pricing analysis and policies, tax controversy, federal, state and foreign tax compliance and reporting, and M&A.


Director of Tax Responsibilities:

  • Create and implement global tax strategies to minimize the company’s taxes and effective tax rate
  • Partner with business functions to advise on tax aspects of new business initiatives
  • Drive global transfer pricing strategy and ensure compliance with U.S. and international requirements
  • Direct involvement with tax planning for M&A activity
  • Ensure all reporting obligations are satisfied accurately and timely
  • Manage global tax controversy and audit issues
  • Oversee tax matters related to foreign operations including the consolidated tax provision, income tax compliance, VAT, and withholding tax matters
  • Track legislative changes domestically and monitor key international tax laws that may affect the company and provide guidance on potential implications of changes
  • Direct external tax consultants and advisors
  • Provide oversight and review of quarterly and annual tax provisions


Director of Tax Requirements:

  • 10+ years of tax experience with working knowledge of U.S., Canadian, and U.K. tax laws
  • M&A due diligence and integration experience
  • Prior experience working with external advisers on complicated tax matters
  • Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, or equivalent
  • CPA and MS/MBA/JD in tax strongly preferred


Thank you,


Amy Watson

Associate Principal

LaSalle Network


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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.