Newell Brands Senior Manager - Tax Planning in Hoboken, New Jersey

Position Title: Senior Manager-Tax Planning

Location: Hoboken, NJ

Reports to: Vice President-Transfer Pricing and Tax Planning

Job Duties:

  • Participates in the process of elaborating and reviewing complex federal & international tax research and planning strategies that minimize the company's tax costs & increase cash flow associated with corporate acquisitions, divestitures and other transactions

  • Responsible for modeling alternative scenario planning in these tax areas

  • Calculate and model the impact of any changes of federal & international tax legislation and assist in preparation of communication of the potential effects to management

  • Supports the team on the preparation of different materials and presentation for Senior Management

  • Participates on the research and planning for US federal taxes and addresses corresponding international tax implications which directly impact annual cash flow

  • Helps on the implementation of action plans, as a PMO, including corporate restructurings for various domestic and international corporate acquisitions or divestitures

  • Supports Tax VP and Tax Directors to manage multiple complex issues with external law and CPA partners of national firms and internal customers

  • Must develop an expert status in highly complex and ever-changing federal tax legislative environment


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA or Advanced degree (such as MBA, Masters in Taxation, Juris Doctorate) is preferred

  • 5+ years of income tax planning experience with Big Four CPA firm, large law firm, or corporation involving complex domestic and international corporate transactions

  • Experience with leading cross-functional stakeholders across levels without direct reporting line for successful design and execution

  • Excellent communication, facilitation, research and negotiation skills (oral, written and listening)

  • Ability to understand, organize and communicate complex information in an easily understandable format tailored to a variety of audiences

  • Ability to independently lead and drive to results with minimal direction

  • Executes following a "Teams Win" philosophy, fostering a positive, collaborative environment

  • High-energy, passionate, and proven track record of developing and implementing strategies, coordinating multiple projects simultaneously and complete on timely basis

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.