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State Tax Analyst

Date: Aug 30, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 21,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminum windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodeling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.

Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

 

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

The Tax Analyst position is a full-time employment position based in our Charlotte, NC corporate headquarters.  They will be an integral member of the worldwide JELD-WEN Tax Department who provides leadership and management of our income tax planning, compliance, reporting, and forecasting for our international operations.  They will report directly to the Global Director of Reporting and Analysis while working closely with the JELD-WEN tax team worldwide.  

 

Specific responsibilities include the following:

 

  • Assist with the preparation and review of the Company’s worldwide income tax provision process including:
    • Preparation of the Company’s quarterly and annual US domestic provision considering all necessary adjustments and positions.    
    • Preparation and review of Company’s quarterly and annual provision calculations for its foreign subsidiaries.
    • Assist in the compilation of the worldwide income tax provision and required tax disclosures under US GAAP.
    • Support the Department’s internal control processes in compliance with the Company’s Sarbanes Oxley policies and procedures
  • Assist with tax reporting activities including federal, state, and local tax reporting including: 
    • US federal income tax compliance
    • State and local income tax compliance
    • Provide support for outsourced sales and use tax compliance relationship including data gathering and operational intelligence to ensure accurate compliance with all local laws and regulations. 
    • Assist with coordination of global outsourcing arrangement for foreign income tax reporting.
    • Provide support for federal, state, and local audits as they arise.
  • Work closely with tax, finance, and operations personnel to develop relationships and identify planning opportunities with the goal of driving value from the tax organization and to ensure that tax considerations are surfaced and addressed in a timely manner
  • Involvement in the identification, development, and implementation of tax planning opportunities to continue to optimize both the Company’s worldwide effective tax rate and cash tax outlay.
    • Identification, development, and implementation of new federal and state planning ideas to continue to reduce the Company’s effective tax rate and/or cash tax burden.
    • Involvement in our Corporate Enterprise Risk Management initiative to identify, monitor and manage risks worldwide from a tax perspective.
  • Assist with planning and reporting of acquisitions and divestitures.
  • Assist in coordination and management of foreign audits. 
  • Support ongoing Department initiatives to implement process and efficiency improvement opportunities designed to reduce overall group effort on compliance activities allowing increased focus on value-added planning opportunities. 
  • Maintain positive working relationships with and, when necessary, provide support to other members of the finance and accounting department, legal department, etc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

 

KEY CHARACTERISTICS AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA and/or Master’s Degree in Taxation a plus
  • Minimum of 3 - 5 years of income tax experience, preferably with a mix of industry and public accounting, with a proven knowledge of the following:
    • Complex federal and international tax concepts applicable to corporations
    • Experience in ASC 740 income tax provision preparation, analysis and financial statement disclosures
  • Experience in OneSource Income Tax Return and Tax Provision software or similar software tools.
  • The ideal candidate has significant experience in tax reporting systems, financial systems, advanced Excel functions, and data management and analytics tools, among others
  • Proactive self-starter with continuous improvement mindset. Willingness to challenge current processes and procedures and develop process improvements to gain overall efficiencies.
  • Strong project, organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

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JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte