Guardian Industries, a global company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, employs around 17,000 people and operates facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Guardian’s diverse group of companies are involved in the manufacture of high-performance float, coated and fabricated glass products;
the manufacture of high-quality chrome-plated and painted plastic components for the automotive and commercial truck industries;
and the distribution of specialty building products. Guardian’s vision is to create value for customers and society through constant innovation using fewer resources.
A wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Guardian is an innovation driven company offering tremendous career growth opportunities through our signature culture of Market Based Management (MBM).
For more information, visit guardian.com.
Function description requirements for Tax Manager Guardian Industries VP, S. de R.L. de C.V.
Guardian Industries is seeking to hire a Tax Manager located in the Queretaro / El Marques area. The Tax Manager will be primarily responsible for tax matters associated with the activities of Guardian Industries and other significant affiliated companies within Mexico.
Qualification Requirements :
8 or more years of tax experience with emphasis in Mexican tax compliance
Bachelor’s degree in Tax, Accounting or Finance
Highly motivated with ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Self-starter with ability to effectively manage and prioritize responsibilities
Excellent verbal and writing skills in both English and Spanish
Team-player with ability to manage and motivate others
Strong leadership capabilities
Ability to travel up to 25% of the time
Experience in a Big 4 firm and / or U.S. based Fortune 500 multi-national corporation preferred.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and / or Master’s in Taxation is preferred.
Previous experience in coordinating Mexican tax audit inquiries and resolution of audits
Previous experience in transfer pricing rules and regulations
What you will do :
Report through the LATAM Regional Tax Director / Manager for the affiliated group
Manage and lead local Mexican tax compliance processes (income tax & VAT) with both internal tax resources and external tax advisors
Identify value-added opportunities and share with tax and business leadership
Establish and ensure controls are operating effectively and conform to all and tax requirements, including compliance with corporate policies and local statutory requirements
Develop strong business relationships with local company finance directors / controllers and local management
Monitor relationships with the tax authorities, including oversight of and assistance in managing any tax audits or queries from tax authorities
Communicate effectively to tax leaders on the financial, business, and legal outcomes of tax-related issues including actual or proposed tax legislative or regulatory changes, in order to drive and impact strategic decision making for the region