Senior Director, Global Tax Operations
At home everywhereWhat we do matters and the world values our services We supply a growing world with agricultural commodities, such as grains and oilseeds, which are inside many of the meals we eat. We transport crops, connecting farmers to customers in ways that help ensure food security and improve environmental efficiency. We provide ingredients and know-how to some of the biggest food processors and foodservice brands in the world. We produce high-quality consumer products in the Americas, Eastern Europe and Asia.Position Summary:The objective of the position is to direct and manage Bunges global income tax reporting, global income tax compliance and the Tax function operational control framework Core Functions:Through the tax reporting team in White Plains: (1) manage Effective Tax Rate forecasting; (2) manage quarterly and annual close process; (3) direct the continuous process improvement of tax accounting at Bunge, including enhancements to tax provision processes and the One Source software system.Refine and improve processes to effectively communicate to senior management on matters impacting the actual and forecasted Effective Tax Rate.Develop analytical processes for long-term effective tax rate communication with the tax planning team.Direct US GAAP research concerning tax accounting matters, partnering as needed with the BGAP team.Manage outsourced engagement for global income tax compliance.Lead global tax function operation excellence through continued development of tax policies and procedures.Review quarterly and annual global tax reporting, deferred tax assets and liabilities, valuation allowance, SEC tax footnotes and disclosures, Sox controls as they related to income tax reporting and management reporting.Manage a the global tax reporting system to ensure US GAAP complianceEnhance tax provision processes and optimize best use of the OneSource software platformSupport the regions to ensure US GAAP complianceLead the team responsible for managing the global effective tax rate and collaborate with global partners on managing the rate-Create visibility and understanding of the drivers in the tax rate, highlight opportunities and assist in the setting of global prioritiesManage outsourced global income tax compliance and oversee maintenance of global compliance tracking tools. Serve as liaison between service provider and local markets ensuring service levels are met.Enhance system of internal controls, tax function operating policies and global compliance-Ensure compliance and supportDesign and implementation of enhanced internal operational controlsThe above description includes most significant duties performed. However, other occasional work assignments not mentionedare assumed to be included and would be in conformity with the value assigned to this position Qualifications: Education/ExperienceUndergraduate or advanced degree in accounting.10-15 years of experience with ASC 740 in a large, multi-national, corporate tax or accounting firm environmentCPA certificationKnowledge/Competencies/SkillsOperative understanding of tax cycle from planning through auditComprehensive understanding of the impact of taxes on the financial statementsExperience with the tax accounting impact of complex tax transactionsExperience managing a large, global income tax provision processAbility to explain and advocate complex tax accounting positionsAbility to resolve complex technical issues, and recognize the need for internal or external subject matter expertiseUnderstanding of tax systems capabilitiesPassion for understanding processes and continuous process improvementOther Requirements:Good interpersonal skills, including ability and desire to communicate, collaborate, and coordinate with others throughout Finance organizationStrong, executive level written and verbal communication skillsGood business judgment and creative problem solving skillsBunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledApply for this job.