Tax Manager - Federal
McCormick & Company, Inc., a world leader in the spice, flavor & seasonings industry, is seeking a full time Federal Tax Manager. This position will work in McCormick's Global Headquarters, located at 18 Loveton Circle, Sparks, MD. The Federal Tax Manager will report to the Tax Director. With more than $4 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry - retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. McCormick brings passion to flavor (TM) ! As an employer recognized for our exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services including, but not limited to, tuition assistance, medical & dental, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations. POSITION OVERVIEW The federal tax manager is responsible for the preparation & review of the pro forma and consolidated federal tax return, research & document of federal tax positions, technical support of income tax compliance software systems and accurate and timely reporting of income taxes for financial statement purposes. RESPONSIBILITIES Manage federal tax compliance process including the preparation and review of the pro forma and consolidated federal tax return Review and analysis of business transactions and related tax reporting requirements Research and provide tax technical guidance related to federal income tax issues Prepare and timely file quarterly federal tax estimates and extension Administer tax software and timely electronically file (efiling) federal return Prepare and/or review responses to the federal taxing authority notices, inquiries, and correspondences. Assist with US GAAP income tax reporting requirements under ASC740 including quarterly income tax forecasts, annual budgeted income tax provisions that includes but not limited to calculating temporary & permanent adjustments & reconcile deferred tax balances REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree in Finance 5+ years of experience in tax (Subchapter C) with a combination of public & private Working knowledge of federal tax return preparation and ASC740/FIN48 Technology proficiency (ie CorpTax, SAP, Hyperion, Excel, on-line tax research) Excellent verbal & written communication skills Ability to communicate complex concepts in ways that are meaningful to and useful to non-tax professionals Strong project management skills Excellent quantitative skills Excellent tax research, analytical and writing skills PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Master's Degree in finance or related field McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsoships upon hire or in the future. You must be lawfully authorized to commence work upon being offered employment.