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Director Global Tax Planning

Company name

International Paper Company

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Date Last Verified

May 20,2019

Valid Through

Sep 02,2019

Posted on

May 15,2019

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


Memphis, TN, United States

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Practice Area
Tax >> Tax - M&A and Transactions
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Director, Global Tax Planning
The candidate will participate in all aspects of US federal and international tax planning by leading strategic projects, teaming with other functions and implementing creative solutions to tax problems. Serve as a leader and assist in the development of the entire global tax team. Will ensure the compliance and reporting teams understand initiatives and have the information that they need to report accurately in statutory filings. Will work closely with various cross-functional and business groups, collaborating and creating tax-optimized value aligned with business objectives. Responsible for [end-to-end leadership of global tax planning projects, including providing technical analysis, project and transaction implementation leadership and ensuring appropriate documentation for use in accounting, compliance and tax audit cycles. Provide leadership and represent tax in M&A activity. Support the VP of Tax and the Senior Director of Tax Planning in tax policy matters and support the tax lobbying activities with our government relations team. Manage relationships with outside service providers (both accounting firms and law firms). Serve as a tax technical leader and assist in developing the entire department’s technical income tax skills. Should have 10+ years of corporate income tax experience in the areas of income tax planning and hands-on implementation of tax strategies. Experience in a complex, global company preferred. CPA or JD required. Masters in Tax/LLM preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
International Paper Company
6400 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38197