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Tax Manager (Indirect Tax)

Date: Feb 6, 2019

Location: Mason, OH, US, 45040

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 93564 
Position:Full-Time

 

Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

Supporting over 4,500 retail stores in North America, a career in our retail headquarters allows us to stay in touch with the end customer and use their ever-changing behaviors and preferences to shape our offerings of the best eyewear and services.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION 

The Tax Manager manages non-income tax and business compliance activities for Luxottica’s retail and wholesale businesses in North America, including sales and use taxes, personal property taxes, unclaimed property reporting, and business licenses.

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manages compliance with applicable tax laws.
  • Monitors changes in tax laws that impact our business in US and Canada.
  • Implements changes to systems and processes for tax law changes.
  • Identifies solutions to mitigate tax compliance risks.
  • Provides tax advice to business partners on new business initiatives.
  • Oversees the completion and filing of all required filings.
  • Ensures timely and accurate tax filings to the proper jurisdictions.
  • Manages relationships with outside service providers.
  • Ensures timely filing of required business licenses.
  • Manages sales & use tax audits.
  • Manages the audit process from preparation to exit conferences.
  • Leads negotiations with auditors to resolve issues.
  • Manages processes and systems which identify customer tax status.
  • Ensures systems identify customer’s tax status and proper tax rates.
  • Maintains accuracy and reliability of tax system.
  • Monitors tax system configuration including goods and service tax determination rules and nexus settings.
  • Manages accounting and internal controls for non-income tax activities.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • 5+ plus years of experience in Tax Accounting
  • Experience in audit defense and appeals
  • Supervisory experience
  • Skilled problem solver with ability to identify tax risk issues, add perspective and recommend solutions
  • Ability to effectively communicate key risks and opportunities to management
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with shared service customers
  • Ability to listen and respond to customers’ ideas and concerns
  • Ability to fosters team building and employee engagement
  • Ability to effectively prioritize work to achieve business objectives
  • Focuses on process improvement to ensure maximum efficiency and effectiveness

 

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email TalentLuxottica@luxotticaretail.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

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