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About the Role
Your job will be to enhance our effectiveness by providing day-to-day support, representing the team. The role is based in Mexico, reporting to the Tax Technology & Operations Leader, you will be responsible for supporting the team in multiple tasks and projects.
What You’ll Do
Maintain an in-depth understanding of the product and business and assess all tax and accounting aspects of new business lines and initiatives
Support launches in multiple countries by identifying and documenting tax requirements
Have an understanding of the requirements (and changes to) US GAAP to STAT conversion for assigned entities and support with the review of US GAAP to STAT adjustments entries, ensuring that they are processed in the STAT books timely.
Analyze “big data” and present results to tax leadership
Provide bi-weekly reports: short-term and long-term product forecasts, project/business status, potential tax risks and special reports and analyses;
Implement controls and ensure accurate financial and tax reporting
Help in the review of monthly and annual returns for Mexico and South Cone.
Provide subject matter expertise to the lines of businesses for global tax requirements including VAT, CIT, Withholding Tax, Sales and Use Tax, GST, self-assessed taxes, supplier and customer tax withholding, payments and PE risks
Analyze the process as it applies to the business, including the tax documentation and partner driver compliance requirements for multiple Uber entities in the region
Review tax filings prepared by compliance partner and ensure payment is subsequently made to tax authority in Mexico and South Cone.
Prepare root cause and gap analyses for current state financial processes including local compliance with local statutory and tax requirements
Develop the regional and global governance model for all product initiatives to align on project prioritization
What You’ll Need
A minimum of 4 years of experience is expected in finance/accounting experience in Big 4, but we will consider other candidates if they meet our other requirements
Knowledge of direct and indirect taxes
Demonstrated experience of leading regional projects with measurable business impact
Able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with tight timelines
Self-driven with great attention to detail, project management and organizational skills and demonstrates ownership
Work independently to research and resolve individual inquiries related to such requests liaising with accounting and tax as needed.
Excellent computer skills in MS Office, Onesource and Oracle
Bonus Points If
Advanced degree in Tax, Accounting / Finance or related field
About the Team
Our Tax & Reporting Team works on the daily functions that are at the core of Uber. Your job will be to enhance our effectiveness by providing day-to-day support, representing the team to others and generally being amazing.
At Uber we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Uber is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.