• Vice President Global Tax Manager

    Location US-RI-Johnston
    Job ID
    2018-7362
    # Positions
    1
    Work Location
    Works from an office location
    Employee Type
    Regular
    Category
    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

     

    Experience: 

    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