DXC Technology Senior Manager Tax in Plano, Texas

Job Description:

Summary

Directs and controls the activities of one or more functional areas, divisions, product groups or service areas.

Essential Job Functions

  • Manages complex aspects of preparation of tax returns; ensures compliance with federal, state, and local tax regulations; reviews prepared returns to ensure accuracy and timeliness.

  • Determines complex aspects of tax consequences of company actions; recommends strategies and policies for reporting facts and minimizing the tax burden.

  • Works closely with external auditors and tax counsels to research discrepancies and resolve issues; ensures company tax obligation is optimized.

  • Consults tax law handbooks, bulletins or appropriate parties to determine procedures for preparation of atypical returns. Develops and changes policies and procedures for returns as appropriate.

  • Provides taxpayers with additional information and expert advice to ensure correct tax form completion.

  • Interacts with clients to obtain information on taxable income and deductible expenses and allowances as necessary.

  • Prepares, recommends and oversees development of operating and personnel budgets. Monitors spending for adherence to budget plans, develops and recommends variances. Performs and/or oversees budget analysis.

  • Selects and hires employees. Trains and evaluates employees to enhance their performance, development, and work product. Addresses performance issues and makes recommendations for personnel actions. Motivates and rewards employees including providing salary increases, bonuses and promotions within allocated budgets and company guidelines.

  • Provides expert advice to senior managers in various areas, groups, and/or operations.

  • Develops corporate and/or organizational tax and finance policies and authorizes their implementation.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Master's degree in accounting, finance or related field preferred

  • Twelve or more years of tax accounting or finance experience

  • Eight or more years of leadership or supervisory experience

  • Experience working with tax laws and procedures

  • Experience working with tax forms and processing

  • Experience working with accounting principles and accounting software and databases

  • Experience working with auditing and generally accepted accounting principles

Other Qualifications

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong editing skills in order to review legal documents

  • Strong planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work

  • Good personal computer and business solutions software skills

  • Strong communication skills for providing documentation to support personnel, customers, and managers

  • Strong human relations skills to select, develop, mentor, discipline and reward employees

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Work Environment

  • Office environment

DXC Technology is EEO F/M/Protected Veteran/ Individual with Disabilities