Director Global VAT Operations and Strategy
Serve as the strategic and operational partner to the Global Head of Indirect Tax and support the eBay Tax organization. This includes bringing leadership to :
Drive operational excellence across core global indirect tax activities and provide operational oversight
Support strategic tax and cross-functional projects and initiatives
Collaborate with and support impactful individuals and teams
Provide professional leadership to build and maintain processes and methods required for core business activities
Define and supervise core indirect tax tracking systems to ensure accurate and current information
Collaborate with analytics teams, shared services, and Indirect Tax leaders to maintain data quality
Lead annual and quarterly budget planning activities
Lead annual and quarterly global risk assessment activities
Collaborate closely with SOX compliance and internal audit to drive definition, compliance, and resolution
Facilitate relationships with external partners to support and strengthen team capabilities
Communicate indirect tax issues within Tax and across the organization as vital
Provide support and continuity at the leadership level in response to changing priorities or resources
Establish a trust relationship with internal and external partners to advise and influence key strategic decisions
Facilitate strategy development sessions and support multi-level strategy articulation as part of the OKR process
Continuously supervise internal and external environments and assess potential strategic impacts
Bring to bear research, analytics, and industry resources to formulate strategy and operational priorities
Collaborate closely with finance, controlling, markets, and payments to maintain alignment with global business and Tax strategic priorities
Continuously measure the impact of critical initiatives to advise decision making
Lead critical initiatives as necessary to deliver on core strategic priorities
Team and Individual Collaboration
Lead as an advocate, mentor, and resource to Global VAT professionals and other Tax department professionals to meet the needs of the business today and in the future
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, written and oral communications skills
Work collaboratively and effectively with business clients and other Tax department members
Influence and collaborate across organizations at all levels
Mentor team members to thrive in a fast-paced, often ambiguous work environment
Refine tools, processes, and reporting to enable teams to handle numerous projects simultaneously under deadline pressure
Advanced degree in Tax, Business Management, or Operations
15+ years in operations, strategy, or consulting roles
10+ years supporting tax operations, strategy, and technology
Proven success collaborating, establishing rapport, and delivering with impact
Proven track record in managing change within a dynamic, matrixed organization
Experience implementing standard methodologies in a tax compliance, SOX, and audit context
Experience working with and advising executive leaders to support decision making and deliver on commitments
Experience with enterprise-level tax technologies and tax reporting systems
Experience working with Agile organizations
Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.
Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.
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