Sr Manager Tax

    • El Segundo, CA

At Mattel, our vision isInspiring the Wonder of Childhood.We strive to achieve this vision primarily through our creative and enthusiastic employees whoDAREto be innovative andTHRIVEin a friendly and fast-paced environment. Mattel is committed to developing employees and supporting their career goals, helping themGROWwith a host of meaningful experiences and learning opportunities. And by promoting a culture ofBALANCEthat emphasizes working passionately and taking time to play often, we are proud of how our employeesLEADby example in all that they do!

WHO WE ARE
Mattel Finance hires leaders. Every one of our finance professionals works in a global finance organization interacting with senior leadership and with the accountability and responsibility to grow a career. We are a strong and nimble finance department focused on driving business results in the most cost-effective manner. We pride ourselves on consistent processes, fast decisions and increased accountability.

POSITION
TheSenior Manager,Taxwill assist in the preparation and review of Mattel's federal and state tax returns and quarterly estimated tax payments; assist in the preparation of components of the federal and state tax provisions and analyze federal and state FIN 48 positions; assist in preparation of federal and state models related to tax law/business changes; identify and champion opportunities for improved efficiency in tax department processes. The successful candidate will work with internal business personnel, service providers, and other tax professionals in carrying out his or her responsibilities

Your Impact:

  • Tax Compliance
    • Assist in preparation and review of components of Mattel's federal and state tax returns.
    • Assist in preparation and review of federal and state quarterly estimated tax payments.
    • Manage and oversee third party service providers who assist in the tax preparation process.
    • Identify and streamline procedures and worksheets for preparation of federal and state tax returns.
  • Tax Provision
    • Assist in preparation and review of components of the annual and quarterly federal and state income tax provisions.
    • Assist in identifying and analyzing federal and state FIN 48 positions.
    • Assist in preparation of tax related disclosures for 10K and 10Q filings with the SEC.
  • Other
    • Researching federal, state, and local taxation issues.
    • Stay abreast of federal and state legislative changes that may impact tax filings and tax provision computation.
    • Perform modelling of tax reform/business changes and related impact on federal and state taxes.
    • Mentor and develop tax analysts.

Zip Code
90245

Posting Title
Sr. Manager, Tax

What We're Looking For:
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree (B.S.) in Accounting. Master's Degree in Business Taxation preferred.
  • JD and/or CPA preferred.
  • Eight+years of related experience with either a public accounting firm or in-house tax department.
  • Extensive background in federal and state tax preparation required.
  • Strong analytical skills necessary.
  • Proficient with MS Office applications, particularly MS Excel
  • Oracle and/or HFM experience a plus
  • Corptax experience a plus
  • Must have strong work ethic and willingness to roll up one's sleeves to manage competing priorities and accelerated deadlines.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with varying stakeholders and business units.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Aptitude to adapt to organizational changes.
  • Must have a demonstrated hands-on approach and success in working in a team-based environment.


Job Type
Regular

Job Category
Accounting/Finance/Strategic Planning
ABOUT US

Mattel is a leading global children's entertainment company that specializes in design and production of quality toys and consumer products. We create innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain and develop children through play. We engage consumers through our portfolio of iconic franchises, including Barbie®, Hot Wheels®, American Girl®, Fisher-Price®, Thomas & Friends® and MEGA®, as well as other popular brands that we own or license in partnership with global entertainment companies. Our offerings include film and television content, gaming, music and live events. We operate in 40 locations and sell products in more than 150 countries in collaboration with the world's leading retail and technology companies. Since its founding in 1945, Mattel is proud to be a trusted partner in exploring the wonder of childhood and empowering kids to reach their full potential.
Visit us at https://jobs.mattel.com/ and www.instagram.com/MattelCareers.

Mattel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
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Company

Mattel is a leading global children's entertainment company that specializes in design and production of quality toys and consumer products. We create innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain and develop children through play. We engage consumers through our portfolio of iconic franchises, including Barbie®, Hot Wheels®, American Girl®, Fisher-Price®, Thomas & Friends® and MEGA®, as well as other popular brands that we own or license in partnership with global entertainment companies. Our offerings include film and television content, gaming, music and live events. We operate in 40 locations and sell products in more than 150 countries in collaboration with the world's leading retail and technology companies. Since its founding in 1945, Mattel is proud to be a trusted partner in exploring the wonder of childhood and empowering kids to reach their full potential.

Mattel creates innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain, and develop children through play.

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