Alaska Airlines Hiring – Manager Tax

Website Alaska Airlines

Job Description:

Guided by our purpose, core values, and leadership principles, we are creating an airline people love. Our corporate teams set the strategies and operational plans to ensure the success of our company. Whether we use our expertise in accounting, human resources, finance, planning, legal, marketing, or any of our operational divisions, our shared passion for travel and our guests is what motivates us to achieve excellence each day. If you share our passion for creating an airline people love, we want to hear from you.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Execute strategy for tax planning for all necessary company tax returns and cash flows, federal and state income tax planning related reporting.
  • Develop people through effective performance management and ongoing feedback, focusing on delegation for stretch assignments, growing and developing the team for capacity and growth, looking at performance across the team, and time management.
  • Shape culture of team through action, presence, and reinforcement of behaviors.
  • Establish and implement opportunities for process improvement in company tax procedures
  • Facilitate and manage complex projects associated with the maintenance of tax records and the review of specifically assigned tax returns and related reports.
  • Oversee and make decisions related to accurate, timely filing of federal and state income tax payments and returns in compliance with tax laws, as well as proper documentation of files and to ensure that all issues have been researched and documented.
  • Review of financial accounting and reporting of taxes to ensure proper documentation and compliance with GAAP, upkeep of SOX documentation, and maintenance of controls for assigned areas.
  • Lead team and establish priorities of tax professionals to deliver on business objectives.

Job Requirements:

  • Skilled at developing productive internal working relationships within finance and cross-divisionally, as well as relationships with various taxing authorities, other airline tax personnel, lobbyists and consultants.
  • Knowledge of federal and state income tax, and accounting for income taxes.
  • Outstanding communication (e.g., verbal, written, and listening) and presentation skills.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 5 years of experience in a tax function.
  • 2 years of leadership experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree with a focus in accounting or a business-related discipline, or an additional two years of relevant training/experience in lieu of this degree.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum age of 18.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Job Details:

Company: Alaska Airlines

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Seattle, Washington State

Application Deadline: N/A

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