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We’re on a mission to hire the very best and are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity.
We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere in the organization, and we know the next big idea could be yours!
Adobe is seeking an energetic tax attorney to lead and work alongside the legal team that supports complex tax issues! The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent judgment who is able to prioritize and manage multiple competing responsibilities in a fast-paced environment.
This position is a Director, Associate General Counsel level role and will work closely with senior management to provide tax counseling while appropriately managing risk.
You must also enjoy working collaboratively with other members of Legal and the teams we support, including the Finance organization, and be able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization.
What you’ll do
Support Adobe’s Finance Department on all aspects of tax law, including corporate tax, international tax, employment-related tax issues, tax considerations of employee equity.
Partner with Adobe Finance Departments for ongoing and new global business activities to analyze the tax consequences, risks and opportunities.
Act as a liaison between Tax Department and Government Relations teams.
Support intercompany agreement process, as needed.
Draft, negotiate and advise on tax provisions in various agreements, including commercial contracts.
Assist in the formation and / or liquidation of legal entities.
Conduct legal research on various tax related issues and / or topics.
Effectively manage outside counsel on a global basis.
What you need to succeed
JD from an accredited law school.
Eight plus years of related experience at a top law firm, top accounting firm, or in-house legal department, with primary focus on tax law.
Experience at a Big 4 account firm a plus.
Excellent judgment, communication (verbal and written), organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to confidently interact with senior members of the organization.
Commitment to providing internal clients with high-quality and timely legal advice in a fast-paced work environment, with a strong customer focus.
Demonstrated abilities to think and act strategically, be a creative problem solver, have excellent business instincts, and drive to provide practical solutions with appropriate sense of urgency.
A self-starter who operates independently in a fast-paced, global environment with a high degree of ethics.
An approachable, easygoing and flexible manner with a great sense of humor.