Associate Director/Director of Tax Jobs in Newark, CA at Revance Therapeutics

Title: Associate Director/Director of Tax

Company: Revance Therapeutics

Location: Newark, CA

Salary: $250K – $500K*

Category: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Job Description

Position Summary

The Associate Director/Director of Tax is responsible for leading the tax planning/strategy, technical research, operations, and compliance activities. The position will require effective cross-functional collaboration with internal departments and external agencies. The individual will need to be a self-starter in a very dynamic environment with the ability to look for opportunities to continuously improve current processes and scale business operations to support organizational growth.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

· Manage the US corporate federal, state, and international tax compliance process with internal and external parties, including tax provisions, annual returns, property tax, and sales and use tax filing.

· Oversee the accurate and timely filing of all tax returns.

· Reduce reliance on third parties by evaluating tax and accounting treatment by performing research and drafting memorandums.

· Develop/maintain the corporate tax strategy, including recommending proper tax considerations for entering new jurisdictions (both in the US and abroad) and evaluating state nexus requirements.

· Monitor legislative and regulatory tax law developments, communicate the impact to management, and develop strategies to address legislative changes.

· Prepare tax journal entries/reconciliations as part of the period-end accounting close on a timely basis and review general ledger accounts for tax implications.

· Prepare data and other supporting information requests as needed for audits and reviews conducted by internal and external auditors.

· Evaluate Sales and Use Tax requirements for all new products, develop a plan to address these requirements, implement solutions, and monitor the ongoing process.

· Develop tax processes and implement tax systems, as needed.

· Maintain proper internal controls over financial reporting and other required accounting documentation to satisfy external audit requirements.

· Take an active role within the accounting organization to drive goal achievement, while evaluating and recommending process improvements.

· Act as an internal tax resource for our Payroll team to ensure tax rules are adhered to for employee payroll and stock matters.

· Manage with other special projects or activities as needed, which may include Section 382 analysis and R&D credit studies.


Minimum Required:

· Bachelor’s degree in accounting (or equivalent).

· Active CPA.


Minimum Required:

· A minimum of 15 years of related experience, including external audit experience and/or industry experience.

· Advanced understanding of IRC, corporate tax, and international tax.


· Pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum Required:

· Exceptional communication skills and the ability to interact professionally and effectively with a diverse group of stakeholders.

· Adheres to a high standard for quality deliverables, teamwork, results, and customer service.

· Demonstrates an ability to be flexible and adaptable when necessary.

· Adapts well but maintains a strong analytical orientation, speaking critically to the effects of decisions on company financials.

· Strong analytical skills with an ability to collaborate functionally with all business units.

· Communicates vision in clear and persuasive terms.

· Demonstrated effectiveness in the management of external…


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