Tax Manager
Posted on 3/13/2024
INACTIVE
WeWork

5,001-10,000 employees

Coworking & flexible office space provider
Company Overview
WeWork’s mission is to empower tomorrow’s world at work by creating environments where people and companies come together to do their best work. The company has grown into a global workspace provider committed to delivering flexible solutions, inspiring, safety-focused spaces with unmatched community experiences.
Consumer Goods
Food & Agriculture
Real Estate

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$375.4B

Founded

2010

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

-10%

2 year growth

-14%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Auditing
Tax Accounting
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Accounting
Requirements
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in public accounting, a corporate tax department and /or a law firm
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • CPA or MST preferred but not required
  • Strong knowledge of general indirect state tax laws and concepts
  • Significant experience in both indirect tax advisory providing guidance to WeWork on indirect tax aspects of new business, acquisitions/divestitures & tax law changes, and indirect tax compliance requirements
  • Audit experience in sales/use tax, personal property tax, and business licenses a plus
  • High proficiency with data analysis and advanced computer knowledge (Excel); Alteryx experience is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate complex tax concepts to non-tax colleagues
  • Strong project management and presentation skills
  • Ability to build strong collaborative working relationships, internally and externally
  • Self-motivator and able to work independently
  • Strong work ethic with an ability to multi-task, work under tight deadlines and deliver in a timely manner
  • Effective work with outside service providers
Responsibilities
  • Perform sales and use tax research/analysis for major business changes/issues as they arise
  • Work with business units to improve tax systems, resolve tax disputes, and communicate proper taxability of products
  • Research, analyze and communicate proposed and enacted changes in sales/use tax laws and direct any tax matrices updates and tax system changes
  • Manage the sales and use tax compliance outsource engagement and related matters
  • Manage journal entries and GL reconciliations related to sales and use tax accounts
  • Manage personal property tax filings, accruals and payments
  • Manage U.S. Sales & Use Tax and Personal Property Tax Audits
  • Manage indirect tax group to properly prioritize projects, evaluate workloads, manage day-to-day deliverables/deadlines and develop personnel to grow their technical indirect tax expertise
  • Maintain complete and up-to-date Indirect Tax policies and procedures to optimize across department and business efficiencies
  • Manage tax registrations for all US legal entities, including review of compliance where established nexus exists
  • Interact with the tax provision, tax planning and direct tax teams on a daily basis
  • Assist the wider tax group, with special projects and tax planning initiatives