Manager, Tax 21-0487

  • Location: Remote United States
  • Department: Financial Operations
  • Work Status: Full-time


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As Manager, Tax, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Relativity’s U.S. Federal, State and local tax compliance activities.  The Manager, Tax will lead in the development of a strong tax function by building out the tax team. The Manager, Tax works under general direction of the Controller, CFO and other senior team members.

Role Responsibilities

  • Manage the annual partnership and C-Corp Federal and State income tax compliance process, including preparation of the taxable income calculation and review of tax returns
  • Perform taxable income projections and assist with the calculation of quarterly estimated tax payments and tax distributions
  • Prepare supporting schedules and documentation for audits by Federal, State and local tax authorities, as needed
  • Manage state and local sales and use tax compliance and evaluate state nexus exposure
  • Manage all international tax and entity-specific compliance activities
  • Manage Relativity’s transfer pricing activity and relating agreements
  • Support the quarterly and annual VAT filing process for Relativity’s foreign entities
  • Review and facilitate monthly, quarterly and annual foreign corporate tax filings with external tax advisors
  • Support the Company’s M&A activities, including due diligence, tax restructuring, and tax accounting, in collaboration with external consultants
  • Provide guidance to cross-functional teams on tax language in customer contracts and in employee profits interest program
  • Collaborate with Relativity’s tax advisors and third-party service providers
  • Prepare internal memos to document Relativity’s tax positions and policies
  • Stay up to date with developing tax regulations
  • Support the quarterly and annual financial audit process
  • Manage tax planning strategies, evaluate risks and communicate recommended tax position to senior team members, as needed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven knowledge of tax, accounting and finance principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations
  • Licensed CPA preferred
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and work efficiently under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to manage outside consultants to meet internal deadlines
  • Detail-oriented and works well in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent research skills

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • 7+ years of experience working in general corporate or public accounting (mix of both preferred)
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About Relativity

At Relativity, we live our core values and we thrive on solving complex problems. We’re dedicated to continually improving our product and providing relentless customer service, and we’re always looking for people to join us on the journey.     Relativity is a team of smart, passionate people always looking to grow, contribute, and make our product and customer service the best it can be. Our team members come from diverse backgrounds with different skills and life experiences—and we love and celebrate those differences. We believe that employees are happiest when they’re empowered to be their full, authentic selves, regardless how you identify.    So, please come as you are. We can’t wait to meet you.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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