What you will be doing:

  • Oversee all US tax compliance activities within the Group, including collaboration with the local
  • finance / headquarter tax team on tax return preparation, filing and payment, and status of local
  • tax audits and dispute resolution proceedings
  • Review and analyze complicated US tax issues arising from business transactions and
  • development proposals including tax research and issue identification, advise tax exposure and
  • recommend alternative solutions for mitigation
  • Provide tailored made US tax planning and suggest transaction structure on a case-by-case
  • basis to each transaction and M&A transaction
  • Review business agreements and contracts involved cross broader transactions, particularly for
  • US market
  • Develop and recommend US tax-efficient and sustainable structures to meet the business
  • objectives and ensure tax and regulatory compliance
  • Liaise with external advisors and report to headquarter tax team for all US corporate tax matters
  • Work closely with peers in headquarter tax team, Legal, HR, Business Units, and external
  • advisors
  • Report the status and progress of ad-hoc US projects to management regularly

We’d like you to have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or above in Finance, Accounting or other tax compliance related majors.
  • Minimum of 10 years' relevant US corporate tax experience in International Tax Group or
  • equivalent of accounting firm
  • Additional relevant experience in other jurisdictions is a plus
  • Familiar with double tax treaties, cross-broader structuring, corporate restructuring, and
  • international corporate compliance system in the marketplace;
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and Mandarin;
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal communication skill and willing to share ideas and
  • knowledge;
  • Able to work under tight deadlines and pressure, and with personnel with different cultural
  • backgrounds;
  • Great inter-personal communication skills with various levels of management and colleagues in different disciplines;
  • Possess strong analytical, consulting, and presentation skill with outspoken character;
  • A professional Membership in any of AICPA, CA, CPA, ACCA, HKICPA or equivalents

About Tencent

Founded in November, 1998, Tencent is a leading provider of Internet value added services in China. Since its establishment, Tencent has maintained steady growth under its user-oriented operating strategies. On June 16, 2004, Tencent Holdings Limited (SEHK 700) went public on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Tencent is focused on bringing high-quality and engaging internet services and entertainment to its users. In China, Tencent is the largest publisher of online games and we work together with world-renown developers such as Activision, Epic Games, Halfbrick Studios, King, and Riot Games.

About Tencent America

https://www.linkedin.com/company/tencent-america

Tencent America is the US branch of Tencent, a leading provider of Internet services in China. Among the key areas are investments, gaming, artificial intelligence, cloud services, entertainment, and internet services. Some of our partner companies and brands are WeChat, QQ, Tencent Cloud, Activision, Epic Games, Halfbrick Studios, King, and Riot Games. Our US headquarters is in Palo Alto and we have other offices in New York, Los Angeles and Seattle. Our growth strategy is focused on attracting the best people and creating an amazing work atmosphere that balances the energy of a start-up with the resources of a global innovation leader. As a Chinese company which is pursuing new markets and growing rapidly in the US, we maintain an entrepreneurial spirit and open mindset. If you are eager to do groundbreaking work in a friendly, cross-cultural environment, we can provide unparalleled stability, resources, access to more than a billion users, and an international perspective. If you, like us, are ambitious and self-driven, we invite you to explore Tencent America. Come join us and explore the power of human connection!

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