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Tax Project Advisor - Domestic Tax Planning

Memphis, Tennessee
Accounting/Finance


Job Description

Requisition ID: RC25453
Company: FedEx Corporate
Job Title: Tax Project Advisor - Domestic Tax Planning
Job Requisition Number: RC25453
Category: Accounting/Finance
Locations:
Memphis, Tennessee 38120
United States

To assist in the development, design and implementation of tax saving strategies for the corporation. To coordinate tax projects, ensuring complete and accurate compliance, planning and research, and structuring of corporate transactions are performed and analyzed from a tax perspective. To gather and manipulate data to test, validate and analyze alternative project Solutions. To provide documentation/justifications for recommendations.

Job Specific Information:

  • The Tax Project Advisor will primarily assist in the development of tax savings strategies and coordinate tax projects for FedEx Corporation.

Skills/Knowledge considered a plus:
  • Experience with research, audit support, depreciation and accounting methods.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree/equivalent in accounting. CPA/MBA preferred. At least five (5) years of professional experience in a regional, international public accounting firm or corporate tax department, including experience in tax research and compliance. Technical knowledge of various taxation areas. Experience in drafting tax protests and negotiations with taxing authorities at the appeals level. Strong communications and human relations skills.

*Relocation assistance is available for this position.*


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