To assist in the development, design and implementation of tax saving strategies for the corporation. To coordinate tax projects, ensuring complete and accurate compliance, planning and research, and structuring of corporate transactions are performed and analyzed from a tax perspective. To gather and manipulate data to test, validate and analyze alternative project Solutions. To provide documentation/justifications for recommendations.
Job Specific Information
The Tax Project Advisor will primarily assist in the development of tax savings strategies and coordinate tax projects for FedEx Corporation.
Relocation assistance is available for this position
FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed to diversifying its workforce.
Bachelor's Degree/equivalent in accounting. CPA/MBA preferred. At least five (5) years of professional experience in a regional, international public accounting firm or corporate tax department, including experience in tax research and compliance. Technical knowledge of various taxation areas. Experience in drafting tax protests and negotiations with taxing authorities at the appeals level. Strong communications and human relations skills.
Skills/Knowledge Considered A Plus
Experience with international tax, research and documentation, and audit support.
FedEx Services began operations in June 2000 to provide information technology, sales, and marketing support for FedEx Corp. subsidiaries FedEx Express and FedEx Ground. The same functions for FedEx Freight and FedEx Office were later aligned with FedEx Services.
In 2013, FedEx Services launched FedEx Delivery Manager®, an innovative option that provides U.S. customers with a range of flexible ...options to schedule dates, locations and times of delivery. Customers can also actively track and manage deliveries en route to or from their home, without a tracking number or even a FedEx account.
Today some 12,500 FedEx Services team members coordinate sales, marketing, communications, information technology, and customer service support for the global FedEx brand.