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Reporting to the Senior Tax Director, Avaya is looking for a talented and motivated Tax
Director (US Taxes) to be a part of Avaya's tax leadership. The role will have a broad
range of responsibilities.
The successful candidate must be inquisitive, enthusiastic, enjoy working hard and
being continually challenged, and demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous
situations. The ability to collaborate cross-functionally within Avaya and drive successful
business results will also be important.
The successful candidate will be able to prioritize appropriately, maintain a high level of
professionalism, integrity, and have the ability to work well with people at all levels
inside and outside Avaya.
Directs and guides the formulation and execution of macro tax strategies, long
and short term business plans and policies, and the development of
methodologies to ensure consistency and defensibility of tax positions.
Identifies tax issues and implements strategies to resolve tax issues. Uses
innovative thinking for analyzing and evaluating information to arrive at
conclusions, make recommendations and take action.
Directs & undertakes the analysis of and interpretation of new/existing US
Federal and State tax laws, case law and rulings (including those related to the
Tax Cuts & Jobs Act); initiates recommendations and tax policy changes;
Provides tax advice on key business and corporate initiatives and serves as a key
member of the cross-functional team assigned to support our dynamic business
operations and strategic planning platforms;
Management of global transfer pricing, including oversight of internal and external
resource, directing strategic analysis & documentation workstreams;
Manage tax aspects of M&A activities and related post-transactional integrations;
Partner with our Director (Tax Reporting & Compliance) & Director (Non US
Taxes), in particular to ensure the US GAAP tax & US tax compliance
consequences of any US tax matters are understood, implemented, validated and
or appropriately reported.
10+ Years of Experience
Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor.
Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively.
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