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Tax - General Attorney in Iselin, NJ

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Company name

Siemens Financial Services Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Tax - General

Years of Experience

8-10 yrs required


Iselin, NJ

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2018

Posted on

Jun 12,2018

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Tax Counsel The candidate will have opportunity to lead key strategic initiatives focused on value creation through the analysis and execution of beneficial tax strategies. This includes proactive tax planning, transaction due diligence and structuring, and participation in global tax compliance and accounting while working with and developing a best in class tax team. As the tax leader will work directly with operational and functional leadership throughout the Company. Will have a broad tax background so that you can interface with the different tax and business functions to drive a broad array of tax projects. Will be an excellent tax strategist, able to multi-task and collaborate with key-stake holders regarding a variety of issues both expected and unexpected. This Tax Counsel will engage in a variety of tax planning objectives for Siemens. Tax Planning: Develop a thorough understanding of Company operations and financial reporting systems to proactively seek tax planning opportunities. Interpret tax laws and rulings to resolve questions from the business and senior management. Stay current on proposed and final tax law changes and work with strategic business partners to promote awareness and assess potential impacts to Siemens from such changes. Establish and maintain relationships with outside advisors to assess beneficial tax strategies for the Company. Manage interactions with outside advisors during the proposal and project phases of a particular engagement. Mergers, Acquisitions, Dispositions, Joint Ventures & Corporate Integration : Work with cross functional teams to facilitate the planning and implementation of mergers acquisitions and divestures in a tax efficient manager. Provide guidance and planning with respect to Company participation joint ventures and strategic partnerships. Provide tax support in post-acquisition business integration. Interface with the Tax Compliance Team to insure that all required statements and elections regarding transactions are properly included in the Company’s tax filings. Collaborate with other Tax Department functions on a variety of special projects including Competent Authority proceedings, valuations, and transfer pricing.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Juris Doctor required and barred to practice law in-house. LLM in Taxation and/or Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance strongly preferred. Should have 8-10 years of experience in positions of increasing responsibility within the tax function in industry, a law firm, and/or public accounting firm. Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills and a proactive personality including the ability to interact effectively within all levels of management. The ability to convey complex tax concepts in plain English is optimal. Should have strong technical tax and analytical skills. Must have ability to communicate, negotiate, influence and implement change within the tax organization and other Company units.

Additional info

Requisition Number: 227242

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Siemens Financial Services Inc.
170 Wood Avenue S
Iselin, NJ 08830