Manager, Tax Technology & Operations
Company: VF Corporation
Posted on: November 10, 2019
Job AdVF Corporation outfits consumers around the world with its
diverse portfolio of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans, The
North Face, Timberland, and Dickies. Founded in 1899, VF is one of
the worlds largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies with
socially and environmentally responsible operations spanning
numerous geographies, product categories and distribution channels.
Were committed to delivering innovative products to consumers and
creating long-term value for our customers and shareholders.We are
a purpose-led company that seeks not only to succeed in business,
but also to leverage our success and resources to make the world
better. Through our brands and nearly 70,000 associates around the
world, we power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for
the betterment of people and our planet. We are movement makers.
Its who we are and have always been.Powerful brands that are fueled
by insights and innovation put us at the heart of our consumers
lives. Many of our brands lead their respective categories, and
some have risen to iconic status.While our company and brands are
diverse, we work together within a One VF culture to capitalize on
our greatest opportunities for long-term performance. Across our
company, a collaborative, global mindset differentiates our
products and the unique experiences we provide to our consumers. It
all adds up to a lasting competitive advantage built on harnessing
the power of our differences to achieve great things together, all
while positively impacting the lives of hundreds of millions of
people and the world. Manager Tax Technology & Operations: Become
the Newest Member of the VF Family The Manager, Tax Technology &
Operations will report to the Senior Manager, Tax Technology, and
will be responsible for developing and implementing process
improvements across the tax life cycle as well as ensuring the tax
department is utilizing technology to its utmost potential. The
Manager, Tax Technology & Operations will also be responsible for
managing the day-to-day responsibilities of leveraging existing
platforms and implementing the foundation of software and data
management for the next generation tax department to efficiently
meet its financial reporting, tax return, and regulatory compliance
obligations. Additionally, the Manager, Tax Technology &
Operations, will be responsible for developing the Senior Analyst,
Tax Technology & Operations to ensure a strong Tax Technology
group. A strong understanding of the strategic value of income tax
information and the need for timely communication is critical to
this position.How You Will Make a Difference:
- Design, develop, and ultimately implement, process efficiencies
and technological improvements throughout the entire tax
- Develop the Senior Analyst, Tax Technology & Operations
skillset on tax, accounting, and technology.
- Maintain an in-depth understanding of VFs data and analytics
capabilities and leverage for use within the tax department.
- Work closely with the Data Integration Specialist Tax, and
Senior Analyst, Tax Technology & Operations on execution of various
process improvements and technology initiatives.
- Work closely with each tax group (International, State,
Federal, Accounting, and Indirect) to develop an understanding of
pain points and end to end processes.
- Responsible for creating regular communications to the tax
department to ensure team is up to speed on knowing all
technologies available and how to effectively utilize them.
- Establish book and tax system governance program: Inventory
systems that have book & tax data where tax is a stakeholder.
Understand ownership & migration plans for each system.
- Manage tax master data within each enterprise and tax-specific
- Oversee OneSource annual maintenance & rollover plans. Skills
for Success: Years of Related Professional Experience: 8+ years
within a corporate tax department, or public accounting
firmEducational/ Position Requirements:
- Bachelors degree in accounting, CPA preferred.
- Deep knowledge of tax technology and tax process best
practices, and ability to translate that knowledge into actionable
- Experience with general ledger packages, sub-ledgers and
related reporting tools.
- Strategic thinking with the ability to prioritize and deliver
on multiple projects.
- Self-motivated, proactive, organized and exceptional attention
- Extensive direct experience working in SAP, ONESOURCE (OWM,
OIT, OTP, OSA, DataFlow), SharePoint, as well as analytical tools
(Power BI, Tableau, etc.).
- Experience working with Visual Basic, Power Query, SQL, R
Script, as well as various other BI tools.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong interest and aptitude for tax technology, including
software, hardware, database management and networks.
- Ability to develop and conduct training that is pertinent and
timely to the needs of the Tax Department.Special Physical and/or
- Travel by air and overnight, as required.
- Lifting and/or bending 20 pounds of weight.VF Corporation
outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio of
iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans, The North Face,
Timberland, and Dickies. Founded in 1899, VF is one of the world's
largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies with socially
and environmentally responsible operations spanning numerous
geographies, product categories and distribution channels. VF is
committed to delivering innovative products to consumers and
creating long-term value for its customers and shareholders.VF
Diversity Vision StatementVF is committed to creating an inclusive
environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of
our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which
we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of
VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity
throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment
opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females,
protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing
equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates
and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their
race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status,
citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status,
or any other legally protected factor.
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