Atlanta Main, US

Location Details: 

Title:  Tax Manager, Americas

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.


We are now looking for an experienced Tax Manager, Americas. In this position you will fulfill an important role through managing Americas tax affairs, coordinating tax compliance processes and developing tax processes in Americas region. You have one of key roles in tax audit processes. In this role you participate in global projects ensuring that taxes are analyzed correctly and tax returns and related documentations are filed according to local legislations, Kemira tax guidelines and policies. The position is permanent and based on Atlanta. Kemira has a hybrid model for office and remote working. 


Tax Manager’s key responsibilities:


  • Managing the US federal and state tax processes for two legal entities with approximately  $1000M in revenues
  • Tax filing and tax audit processes in the North America (The US and Canada)
  • Local tax planning and tax risk management
  • Other local tax processes (e.g. sales and use taxes, property taxes)
  • Management of one local staff member
  • Ensuring tax reporting in accordance with IFRS and statutory regulations
  • Managing partners providing local tax compliance services
  • Tax affairs in regional projects
  • Participation in global tax and transfer pricing projects
  • Following the development of tax regulations and initiating related change actions


The Global Tax team is a part of Kemira CFO office, which provides accurate and timely information and drives efficiency improvements through best-in-class finance & accounting and planning & controlling services as well as risk management, treasury, investor relations, M&A operations and IT.


What we offer:


  • Excellent in-house tax manager opportunities in Americas region
  • Interesting global and regional projects
  • Professional, dynamic and collaborative global team and tools that let you perform at your best


What you need:


  • Bachelor´s degree in taxation, law or economics, Master’s degree preferred
  • 5+ years experience as a tax consultant or in-house tax manager in multinationals
  • Certified Public Accountant designation
  • An independent mindset and strong analytical skills
  • Fluency in English
  • Good communication and co-operation skills
  • Ability to work proactively and independently
  • Experience with SAP and HFM desired


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.