Transfer Pricing Manager

Grant Thornton 1/17/2020 8:28:47 AM
JOB ID: 045978 Specialty:
San Francisco, California




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Tax Manager – National Transfer Pricing – Professional Services Firm

Position Summary:

Grant Thornton’s responsive, partner-led Tax service teams help dynamic companies navigate complexity and grow with insightful, practical tax advice. In addition to tax professionals in our offices across the United States, our Washington National Tax Office provides deep technical knowledge and responsive support in local, state, federal and international tax. Our tax services include: compliance, human capital services, federal tax services, international tax services, state and local tax services, private wealth services, tax reporting and advisory, partnership taxation, not-for-profit tax, and mergers & acquisition tax services.

The Tax Manager in the National Transfer Pricing group is responsible for the delivery of a full range of tax and transfer pricing services for multiple clients in a wide variety of industries within our International Accounting Firm. Responsibilities include interacting closely with clients to provide innovative tax and transfer pricing planning and consulting and working closely with partners and staff on client management, practice development, and business development activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Manage, direct, and monitor multiple client services teams on client engagements; plan, execute, direct, and complete tax and transfer pricing projects in a wide variety of industries; provide innovative tax and transfer pricing planning, consulting, and compliance expertise to clients; and manage to budget.

Develop a project vision and set challenging personal and client service team goals.
Manage, develop, train, and mentor staff on tax and transfer pricing projects and assess performance for engagement and year-end reviews.
Work with tax partners and transfer pricing specialists to analyze and resolve international tax and finance issues and consult with clients on a wide range of tax and transfer pricing issues.
Incorporate financial information into a proprietary financial model and conducting economic, financial, and accounting analyses.
Prepare valuation reports for closely held or publicly traded companies.
Review and analyze GAAP financial statements.
Maintain active communication with clients to manage expectations, ensure satisfaction, make sure deadlines are met, and lead change efforts effectively.
Other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree in Economics, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics or related field. Master's in Taxation /LLM, Masters of Economics, PhD in Economics, MBA, or other advanced degree required.

CPA JD/active law license or CFA preferred.
Five to seven years of progressive tax and transfer pricing experience in public accounting, consulting, or academia.
Strong experience in staff and tax and transfer pricing management in an integrated client service team.
Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships.
Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment.
Computer expertise including knowledge of tax software and technology.
Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites.


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Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenues in excess of $1.7 billion and operates 59 offices, with more than 590 partners and 8,500+ employees in the United States and at our Shared Services Center in Bangalore, India.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically — whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

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Requisition ID: 045978

San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California