Senior Manager - Tax Technology, Strategy and Automation
Tax, Finance & Accounting à San Francisco, CA
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About the role
Uber is continuing to expand rapidly and we are looking to add a highly motivated Senior Manager to our Tax Operations Function in San Francisco. This role will lead the strategic direction for tax reporting technology and automation at Uber and work closely with our FinTech and platform teams to ensure tax is represented at the product level. The role will require deep technical skills and experience, plus significant people skills to lead the tax technology team and influence cross functionally at a global level.
Are you a team player? Technically savvy? Have a love for number-crunching and analytical thinking, possess a passion for details and thrive under pressure? Then Uber offers you an opportunity to work with a stellar team at the heart of the company! We’re looking for someone who can envision the potential future world class tax environment at Uber and drive that vision forward, not just improve on the current state.
Your job will be to implement best practices and enhance the effectiveness of Uber's tax systems, processes and controls by defining the long-term tax technology strategy, translate objectives into technical requirements and drive initiatives through deployment and audit. You must have a grasp of tax accounting and compliance concepts and an awareness of international issues facing a fast growing multinational. You will be working within the tax team and helping to shape the internal tax processes as well as supporting new products. In your role you will work with highly motivated, exceptionally skilled, multi-cultural team members.
What You'll Do
Become an authority in Uber’s tax data and related systems, driving awareness of the components that comprise the process and data aspects of the tax technology and operations environment
Lead a nimble and technically-savvy tax technology team to understand objectives and deliver reporting and data solutions to satisfy Uber’s complex data requirements
Identify opportunities to streamline use of data, identify process improvements and coordinate with the finance and tax team on increasing efficiencies through technology
Facilitate tax and reporting project prioritisation and make recommendations for execution based on business value and risk
Question and understand new and complex tax and reporting scenarios, anticipate information needs and identify gaps in information, collating data from multiple sources and communicating the business case and requirements clearly
Lead collaboration with other business partners, and be responsible for defining tax-specific scope, goals, and deliverables with respect to new launches or changes in the business model or tax environment
Monitor ongoing operations, including promptly identifying, communicating problems, and facilitating creative solutions to resolve blockers in timely manner to support business operations.
Communicate effectively across teams regarding priorities, status and delivery
Develop and implement KPIs for ongoing tax reporting metrics and special projects
What You'll Need
10 Minimum Years of Experience with Tax, SQL, Oracle, data analytics and visualisation tools
A BS/BA degree in accounting, finance, and/or related field
Excellent technical skills in SQL, Oracle, data analytics and visualisation tools
Demonstrated experience of leading global projects with measurable business impact; finance, accounting, or tax systems projects
Must be able to work in a productive, exciting and changing environment with tight timelines, and comfortable working across multiple time-zones
Self-driven with great attention to detail, project management and organizational skills and demonstrates meaningful ownership of tasks
Skills to author requirements documents, technical specifications, interface mapping documents, and process flows
Strong experience in Excel, project management, flowcharting and other commonly used software tools
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