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About the Position
Twitch is seeking a strong and motivated Tax Manager to assist in building its tax function and with a focus on the dynamic business environment with emphasis on domestic and international transaction tax in the e-Commerce space. You will be reporting to the Sr. Director of Tax.
As Twitch continues to grow its live streaming platform with our amazing social community, we are looking for a candidate with a proven track record of project management who will support and grow our unique social community via your strong technical tax knowledge and relationship building skills with cross functional teams.
Business partner centric attitude to collaborate to stay abreast of product initiatives for indirect tax and direct tax analysis
Support and prepare federal and US internal indirect tax analysis based on product and geo expansion requirements
Participate in design and solution-ing of the operationalization of certain tax strategies and changes to tax requirements relating to content licensing payments and revenue generation
Manage both in-house and external compliance teams relating to indirect tax compliance deliverables
Develop tax requirements and to assess whether new operational guidelines as needed
Assist in the review and analysis of income and transactional tax requirements to support global expansion plans and the changing tax landscape
Keeping abreast of changes in tax legislation in e-Commerce and to identify potential impact to
Developing and communicating to cross functional teams of new tax policies and procedures
Taking on ad hoc projects as required
CPA strongly preferred; Bachelor's degree, preferably with an emphasis in accounting, finance, economics or a related field
Experience in public accounting or industry required
High work standards and strong work ethics
Ability to work with all levels of employees and cross functional groups, results driven with high level of integrity
Ability to communicate or present issues in a clear and effective manner+
Ability to produce timely deliverables and manage multiple and shifting priorities in a dynamic environment
Understanding of tax requirements and exposures
Scale and process-oriented with high attention to detail, accuracy, and follow-through
Intermediate level experience with Microsoft Excel (knowledge of pivot tables preferred)
Experience in an ERP environment: NetSuite/SAP/Oracle (a plus)
You are Twitch user yourself
Familiarity with Twitch community and gaming space
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
Maternity & Parental Leave
Amazon Employee Discount
Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
Free Snacks & Beverages
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.