Job Number: 75350
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Stanford University is one of a select group of American universities that have achieved eminence in both undergraduate and graduate education and in a broad range of academic disciplines. The University is internationally recognized for the quality for its teaching and research, its distinguished faculty and its outstanding student body.
In a highly complex and constantly changing backdrop, the University Controller's Office is responsible for creating an environment which promotes innovative and sound business policies and practices that balance controls, compliance and customer service. The organization consists of approximately 65 professionals, responsible for a broad range of financial activities, including Financial Accounting and Reporting, Payroll, Capital Accounting, Real Estate Accounting, Fund Accounting, Investment Accounting, and Tax Compliance.
Reporting to the Associate Tax Director, the Tax Manager is responsible for monitoring and reporting on tax compliance efforts of central, school and department administrative units, and Stanford related entities. Provide tools to educate and keep Stanford community current on tax matters. Participate as a key member in the preparation of the University and its controlled entities' tax returns.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and eight years of relevant experience or combination of education and relevant experience. J.D., CPA, MBA, Masters in Tax, or similar degree and five years of relevant professional experience or combination of education and relevant experience preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Certifications and Licenses:
Licensed attorney, CPA, or Enrolled Agent preferred.
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Location: Business Affairs: Financial Management Services (FMS)
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: stanfordcareers.stanford.edu
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.