Indirect Tax Manager
Posted on 1/31/2024
The Pokémon Company

51-200 employees

Official platform for Pokémon games, anime, merchandise
Company Overview
The Pokémon Company, the official hub for all things Pokémon, offers a dynamic work culture that thrives on creativity and collaboration, fostering an environment where employees can contribute to the development of globally beloved games, anime, and merchandise. Their competitive advantage lies in their ownership of a universally recognized brand, allowing them to consistently engage a vast, loyal consumer base. As industry leaders, they consistently push the boundaries of technology in gaming and animation, ensuring they remain at the forefront of their respective fields.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1998

Headquarters

Minato City, Japan

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

21%
Locations
Bellevue, WA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
Oracle
CategoriesNew
Sales & Account Management
Requirements
  • Eight (8) to eleven (11) years of global indirect tax experience at large multinational companies & public accounting firms
  • Bachelor's in Accounting or similar field required. Master's in Taxation and/or CPA preferred
  • Experience working with sales tax software such as Avalara, Vertex, and Oracle
  • Excellent research and communication skills
  • Highly organized, self-motivated, and autonomous with an entrepreneurial spirit
Responsibilities
  • Ensure timely and accurate tax compliance and reporting obligations across the US, Canada, EU, UK, LATAM, etc., for indirect tax such as sales & use tax, gross receipts, and VAT/GST
  • Provide expertise and oversight of all indirect tax matters for all regions
  • Lead audits and inquiries regarding indirect tax, including managing the relationship with local tax authorities and external advisors
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to provide strategic indirect tax and advice for all business matters, such as business expansion
  • Prepare/review/reconcile indirect tax journal entries accounts to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting
  • Support Oracle ERP implementation relating to indirect taxes
  • Review and document process gaps related to the indirect tax function
  • Identify and evaluate issues, efficiencies, and opportunities related to indirect taxes
  • Promote indirect tax awareness and knowledge, including training and liaising with business and tax partners
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the Indirect Tax team, including budgeting, training, and development
  • Research and analyze a wide range of tax issues and tax implications
  • Assist with other tax-related projects as needed
Desired Qualifications
  • Broad indirect tax background in procurement, supply chain, and customs duties experience is a plus
  • Experience with improving, automating, and implementing tax processes and workflows
  • Team player who is willing and able to perform tasks at all levels and enjoys working in a highly collaborative environment