Dir, International Tax Reporting

Ebay Inc. San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 2 months ago

The Company

We are a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team crafting the future of global commerce! Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you're interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay - a company you can be proud to be a part of!

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce leader. Collectively, we connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world, empowering people and creating opportunity through Connected Commerce. Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay is one of the world's largest and most vibrant marketplaces for discovering great value and unique selection.

The opportunity

As part of the Global Tax Operations team, the Director of International Tax Reporting and Compliance will have responsibility for providing US international tax accounting and compliance oversight and direction related to our 120+ foreign entities, as well as working with the international tax and accounting teams to meet the global accounting and compliance obligations of our foreign entities.

You will be a critical part of a world-class international tax operations team, collaborating closely with tax planning and tax business unit leaders to support and operationalize tax and business strategies.

What you'll do

  • Lead a team of 2 direct reports and additional support staff, as needed

  • Direct the preparation, maintenance and review of documentation supporting the tax implications of our foreign operations on the provision and tax return, including subpart F inclusions, GILTI, FDII, foreign tax credits, tax basis, etc.

  • Oversee global co-sourced or outsourced compliance engagements

  • Ensure timely, complete and well-documented foreign tax provision and compliance data, and effectively communicate results to tax and finance leadership

  • Track deferred taxes on non-US earnings

  • Handle relationship with external auditors for all international income tax accounting matters

  • Work closely with the consolidated tax provision team to establish and maintain an effective control environment over international tax reporting

  • Support research and planning, provision and controversy functions, including maintenance of tax basis, earnings and profits, and foreign taxes

  • Support the planning and treasury groups on income tax forecasting and budgeting related to our international operations and implications of foreign exchange movements on equity and income tax accounts

  • Track current and forecast global tax payments to enable treasury to implement appropriate cash management and hedging strategies.

  • Develop and mentor direct reports and other members of the Tax Department

What You'll Need

  • Deep expertise in US taxation of global entities, especially related accounting rules and principles

  • Certified Public Accountant or JD

  • Preferably 10+ years' equivalent industry or Big Four tax experience in US international tax accounting and reporting

  • Outstanding interpersonal/communication skills

  • Excellent leadership skills, and ability to lead change

  • Broad strategic and tactical business expertise

  • Outstanding analytical and quantitative skills

  • Strong organization skills, including ability to work practically and effectively

  • A high bar across the board - from your own contributions to the people you work with to the projects you work on

  • Drive for results - biased toward action, great collaborator and master simplifier - constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery

  • Continuous improvement mindset

  • Willingness to embrace technology

  • Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on; you persevere when others fall away

  • Positive attitude, a real culture builder and morale booster.

This website uses cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our use of cookies

View our privacy policy

View our accessibility info

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
International Accounting Operation Lead


Posted 5 days ago

VIEW JOBS 5/22/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-08-20T00:00 Zoom is an award-winning workplace. We have been recognized by Comparably as #1 CEO, Company Happiness, Benefits, Compensation, Diversity, and more! Not to mention we've been awarded by Glassdoor as the 2nd Best US workplace & Best Large Company US CEO in 2018, Wealthfront, and Business Insider. Our culture focuses on delivering happiness, our commitment to transparency, and the tangible benefits we provide our employees and our customers. We are looking for an International Accounting Operations Lead to join the General ledger team to shape and drive our international accounting operations. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, strategic thinker, great communicator, and enjoys collaborating with people with a diverse set of talents in a dynamic fast-paced environment. Based in Downtown San Jose, this position reports to the Head of GL. Requirements: * Oversees month end close for international entities working closely together with 3rd party outsourced accountants and/or international local accountants; * Oversees monthly closing activities by reviewing and verifying journal entries including consolidations and foreign currency accounting for international entities and global operations; * Reviews monthly reconciliations and financial reporting packages for international entities ensuring compliance with accounting standards; * Reviews and verifies accuracy of account balances and classifications. Analyzes changes in balance sheet and income statement accounts and makes recommendations to correct errors as appropriate; * Designs, refines, and optimizes assigned accounts monthly close procedures, taking into consideration all necessary dependencies, and executes timely and accurately in global month-end close activities; * Oversees and supports internal and external financial reporting processes from an international accounting perspective, tax compliance, audit, and examination processes, including audited financial statement; * Ensures adequate documentation of internal processes/controls as well as identifying actionable insights and suggest recommendations to address issues and improve accounting processes/efficiencies; * Drives the development of strategies to improve international accounting operations efficiencies, effectiveness, and scalability, including the development and execution of policy, process, and system changes; * Drives initiative to roll-out ERP system to international entities and lead the design, testing, and maintenance of ERP system from the business side; * Partners with cross-functional teams on a regular basis to identify areas for improvement and solve problems; * Builds, trains, and manages international accounting team within shared services organization; drives initiative to bring in-house international accounting operations from third party service providers. Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance * Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and basic knowledge of international accounting requirements * Minimum of 15+ years of related work experience * Big 4 accounting firm experience a plus * CPA or equivalent a plus * Experience with NetSuite or other large ERP system a plus, with experience in consolidations * Experience with ERP system implementation a plus * Advance knowledge of MS Excel and Power Point * Ability to multi-task, stay organized and prioritize deadlines in fast paced and continuously changing environment * Promotes teamwork and works well with others * Energetic, detail-oriented, and positive attitude Check us out with a free download: zoom.us/download Zoom Video Communications is an equal opportunity employer and evaluates applicants regardless of an individual's age, race, color, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status. Our combined differences are what make us Zoom! Zoom San Jose CA

Dir, International Tax Reporting

Ebay Inc.