Senior Manager, Tax Planning & Execution - (Loveland, Colorado, U.S.A. or Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values.
Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate.
We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Reports to Senior Director, Tax Planning & Execution.
What you will do :
Work with the Senior Director, Tax Planning & Execution to develop, quantify, communicate and implement tax planning strategies
Work with the Senior Director, Tax Planning & Execution to review existing and planned business operations and transactions to optimize tax impacts
Work with the Senior Director, Tax Planning & Execution to develop and execute an effective global tax M&A and due diligence strategy to support Nutrien corporate business development
Support Nutrien’s success through developing and delivering effective and practical tax planning solutions that align with business objectives and appropriately manage global tax risk
Develop models, prepare diagrams and compile PowerPoint presentations to advance tax planning initiatives within Nutrien
Work with the US federal tax compliance team to manage and minimize BEAT, GILTI and Subpart F
Assist with appeals and litigation for federal, international and state controversy matters
Identify and implement US federal and international tax planning initiatives
Liaise with various internal stakeholders to ensure that tax consequences are considered along with major business initiatives
Research and stay well-informed of US tax trends and legislative and policy changes
Develop responsive actions and communicate with impacted stakeholders
Build and maintain successful relationships with all relevant internal and external stakeholders including Nutrien treasury, legal, finance & accounting teams, outside advisors, external auditors, governmental tax auditors, and tax associations
Direct and supervise external tax professional service providers to deliver necessary income tax advice
Work effectively with peers within Nutrien tax Center of Excellence to collaborate on strategic tax planning projects and ensure accurate tax reporting of significant transactions
What you will bring :
CPA designation with a Master of Tax or LLB and LLM
A minimum of 10 years’ experience practicing US tax in either a global organization or a reputable Tax Consulting Firm supporting global organizations
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a predominantly tax planning or M&A role within a global organization or a reputable Tax Consulting Firm supporting global organizations
In-depth knowledge of US federal and international tax legislation and policy
Working knowledge of state tax considered an asset
Working knowledge of foreign tax legislation, including Canada, Australia and Brazil considered an asset
Working knowledge of tax provisions considered an asset
Working knowledge of transfer pricing considered an asset
Strong business orientation / business acumen and keen analytical skills
Excellent critical thinking skills and strong attention to detail and processes
Demonstrated ability to take ownership of complex projects, hit milestones, effectively work with cross functional teams and deliver on deadlines all while being organized
Able to analyze tax laws, regulations, treaties, etc. in order to extract the right information to make informed recommendations
Demonstrated ability to develop manage and maintain complex, multi-variable models to finalize decisions supported by data
Hard working, quick learner with a positive attitude