Global Tax Manager

Location US-RI-Johnston
Job ID
# Positions
Work Location
Works from an office location
Employee Type
Accounting/Finance - Other

Overview - External

FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

Responsibilities - External

This position is responsible for providing the strategic oversight for the global tax function.  The position will be responsible for managing all aspects of the corporate tax function including planning, examinations, forecasting and providing advice related to regulatory requirements globally. 


Responsibilities include:


Oversee the preparation of the monthly/annual tax provision and all tax returns

Ensure all tax returns such as insurance premium tax, value added tax, sales/use tax, income tax, goods and services tax are prepared, filed and globally compliant

Direct, train and develop a global team of tax professionals

Qualifications - External

Education:  Masters, JD or LLM



10 or more years’ experience in insurance and/or public accounting(Big 4 preferred)

Demonstrated global business tax experience

Ability to demonstrate strategic thinking

Capability to provide governance oversight

Understanding of internal control and risk management concepts related to tax planning

Experience with US GAAP and Statutory accounting; understanding of IFRS, UK GAAP and Luxembourg highly preferred

Significant exposure advising on global business tax practices

Strong leadership, organization and communication skills