Senior Tax Manager - Research and Planning

    • Somerset, NJ

We are Signify, the new company name of Philips Lighting.

We're the world leader in lighting for professionals, consumers and for the Internet of Things. Our passion for sustainability makes us one of the top 10 greenest companies in the world.

See#SignifyLifethrough the eyes of our employees!

Working as a Senior Tax Manager at Signify is dynamic. We're greater together through peer learning in our globally diverse team, with different backgrounds and nationalities.

We're looking for a Senior Tax Manager to be part of the Signify team in Somerset, NJ with responsibilities as follows:

What you'll do

  • Lead various tax planning activities and conduct research that involves a high degree of complexity
  • Assist with Tax Compliance, Transfer Pricing, and Income Tax Audit matters
  • Respond to notices from various tax authorities and interacts indirectly with tax authorities on a regular basis
  • Interact and deals directly with external tax advisors
  • Work across different functions and levels within the organization.
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas and methods.
  • Participate in cross-functional initiatives.


What you'll need
  • Advanced degree - JD (with LL.M.-Taxation preferred) or MS Accounting and CPA (preferably tax focused).
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience in tax including tax research and planning for corporations and partnerships (in-house experience preferred)
  • Strong working knowledge of US taxation of international operations and exceptional financial and business acumen
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral; Team oriented but able to work independently
  • Excellent project management, problem solving, and analytical skills, and the ability to execute a project within the scope of overall strategies
What you'll get in return...
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personalized learning platform, free training and coaching
  • Onsite gym; flexible work environment
  • Opportunity to buy Signify products with discount
What we promise

We're committed to the continuous development of our employees, using our learning to shape the future of light and create a sustainable future. Join the undisputed leader in the lighting industry and be part of our diverse global team. #WeAreSignify #SignifyLife


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