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About the Role
Twitch is looking for a motivated and self-initiating Tax Manager - Operations to be part of the Twitch tax team to contribute to our dynamic business. You will emphasize operationalization of global creator contracts, payments and related withholding tax compliance. You will report to the Twitch Head of Tax.
As Twitch continues to grow its live streaming platform with our amazing social community, we are looking for a candidate with experience with project management who will support and grow our unique social community through your technical tax knowledge partnership with multiple teams.
Be the lead tax expert with an emphasis on US withholding tax reporting obligations for our creators, developers and vendors
Identify and guide process improvements with the use of several automation tools including internal ERP systems and to manage and evolve the digitalization of creators' contracts and income type assignment for withholding tax purposes.
Work with engineers and operations teams to enhance 1099 and related tax reporting processes, focusing on processes that can scale
Communicate progress to company partners regularly
To support the development and documentation of 1099 procedures for company partners (content departments, Finance, Customer Support)
Organize teams to ensure 1099 reporting is completed accurately and efficiently
Monitor developments of 1099 policies, including similar reporting regimes worldwide
Experience driving process change in a high-growth environment
Be a trusted advisor and able to identify new technical tax issues and process improvements for scalability and profitability.
Support the ongoing maintenance and enhancements of the 1099 and related withholding tax systems.
research tax technical and operational topics, and where necessary
CPA with a Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in accounting, finance, economics or a related field
10+ years experience in both public and industry
Can work with all levels of employees and diverse groups
Can advise or present issues clearly and concisely
Can produce deliverables and manage multiple pressing needs in a fluid setting
Understand the current digital tax landscape and can help develop tax requirements
Scale and process-oriented with demonstrated consistency, accuracy, and carefulness
Intermediate level experience with Microsoft Excel (knowledge of pivot tables)
Experience in an ERP environment: NetSuite/SAP/Oracle ( a plus )
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
401(k), 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
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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.