Newell Brands Manager, Tax Reporting in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Title : Manager, Tax Reporting

Location: Atlanta, GA

Reports To : Sr. Manager, Tax Reporting

Summary:

The Manager of Tax Reporting is responsible for managing the global tax provision process. In this position, the Manager will coordinate and manage global and local country tax provisions, as well as the provision to return process. Additional responsibilities will include involvement in the tax accounting for acquisitions, divestitures, and reorganizations. Additionally, the Manager will coordinate special tax projects as necessary.

Responsibilities :

  • Preparation andreview of quarterly and annual tax provisions

  • Manage the monthly, quarterly, andannual income tax provision summaries, account reconciliations, anddeferred tax analysis

  • Manage thedistribution and review of foreign tax packages for provision to returnand annual provision calculations

  • Preparation andreview of the tax forecasting process

  • Coordinate withexternal auditor to resolve information requests and queries.

  • Assist in the preparation andmaintenance of tax department Sarbanes-Oxley documentation.

  • Assist in the review of the U.S.income tax returns, as needed

  • Team with CorporateAccounting to understand accounting for transactions and otheractivities, manage the tax impacts of corporate accounting ledgeractivity, and prepare draft disclosures required for SEC reporting (10Q,10K, etc.)

  • Preparation andreview of uncertain tax positions and valuation allowance analysis

  • Research and monitor issues and changes in accountingfor income taxes

  • Remain informed with respect to taxlaw developments and their impact on the company

  • Manage special tax projects asnecessary

  • Bachelor’s degree (orabove) in Accounting required, CPA preferred

  • 6+ years Big4 and/or combination US-based multinational corporate taxexperience

  • Strong understandingof ASC 740, Income Taxes, and experience with uncertain tax positions

  • Strong federal income tax complianceexpertise

  • Strong analytical, verbal and writtencommunication, people, project management and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated ability to handlemultiple projects, effectively prioritize, manage others, and meetdeadlines

  • Ability to workindependently with a results oriented focus

  • Flexible and able to operate in fast paced, changing environment

  • Ability to grow andchange with the organization

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word andExcel

  • Computer expertise includingknowledge of tax software and other technology

  • Experience workingin ONESOURCETax Provision

  • Experience working in SAP andHyperion environments a plus

  • Consumer ProductsIndustry Experience

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.