Redbox Manager, State Income Tax in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Manager, State Income Tax

Position Overview_________________________

The State Income Tax Manager is responsible for supervising preparation of workpapers and returns for Redbox Automated Retail, LLC and the consolidated group. He/she will participate in state tax research and planning, provide guidance on state tax law changes, and lead state audit defense efforts.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supervise timely completion and review of standalone entity and consolidated tax returns for state income/franchise taxes

  • Supervise calculations for state and local estimated tax payments, including, but not limited to, tracking payments by entity and reconciling state income/franchise tax payables

  • Assist with analysis, tracking and process enhancement for quarterly state income tax provision in accordance with ASC 740

  • Manage timely completion of multiple projects while balancing staff assignments to maximize productivity and developmental opportunities

  • Analyze tax data and prepare complex tax models

  • Use state expertise to participate in tax planning and analysis of opportunities versus implications to assist with launching business strategies and initiatives

  • Assist state cash tax forecasting efforts specific to tax installments and payables.

  • Identify state tax issues and opportunities and provide recommendation for action to tax leadership

  • Manage state tax audits, including maintaining relationship with state tax auditors and defending the Company’s tax return positions while ensuring timely completion of the audit process

  • Manage and mentor a staff of tax professionals, including setting development plans and measuring results

  • Monitor changes in tax legislation, update management and team about discovered modifications, and initiate alterations to comply with authoritative requirements

  • Suggest and implement process efficiencies

  • Collaborate with members within tax department and with professionals across the business. Develop and leverage internal and external networks and resources to achieve business goals

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree preferably in Accounting, Tax, Finance or related field

  • Advanced degree such as Masters in Tax or JD and/or CPA, a plus

  • Strong federal and multi-state income / franchise tax experience

  • 7+ years of experience in public accounting or internal tax department

  • 2+ years of supervisory experience and ability to manage and develop staff

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Willingness to assume responsibility for key projects

  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple deliverables

  • Demonstrated success maintaining a highly motivated and cohesive work group

  • Excellent organizational and project management skills and the ability to manage multiple deliverables

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

  • Data analytics and experience with Tableau, a plus

  • Proficiency in Microsoft products including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint

  • Proficiency in CorpTax, OneSource, FAS, and Microsoft Dynamics, a plus

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.

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Posting Notes: || United States || Illinois || Oakbrook Terrace || || J2W:CB1