Tax Director California

Full time
Based on experience
california 03/04/2018   Full time Based on experience

The Tax Director will be responsible for managing the company’s tax function. The ideal candidate is passionate about Wish and e-commerce, has strong technical and analytical skills, and the ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. The Tax Director position will be located at our global headquarters in San Francisco, CA and report to the Controller. 

What You'll Do:

    • Manage preparation of the Company’s consolidated income tax provision under ASC 740.
    • Manage completion of US federal and state income tax returns.
    • Oversee preparation of the foreign income tax returns for the Company’s international subsidiaries.
    • Manage preparation of the US sales/use and property tax returns.
    • Oversee compliance with international indirect tax rules.
    • Manage all tax related audits.
    • Develop and maintain transfer pricing and management fee arrangements, including compliance with transfer pricing studies and reporting requirements.
    • Ensure that appropriate internal controls are in place over accounting for income taxes.
    • Independently identify, research and analyze tax related issues.
    • Develop tax planning strategies as required.
    • Assist the VP Finance in estimating and monitoring the forecasted income tax provision rate and cash payments for income taxes.

Who You Are:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance with a minimum 12 years of income tax related experience, including international tax experience.
    • Big 4 public accounting experience with a CPA or Chartered Accountant certification.
    • Strong, current understanding of US GAAP and tax related reporting rules and regulations.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
    • JD/Master’s degree in Taxation and experience preparing for a US IPO a plus.
    • Experience with QuickBooks and NetSuite a plus.

Why Wish: 

Wish is transforming the way the world shops by offering a convenient and personalized mobile shopping experience. Our mission is to offer an unlimited selection of affordable quality goods to be accessible for everyone on a global scale. We bring together world-class technical talent with a passion for connecting relevant products to relevant people.