Tax Director (Remote)

United States, Remote

Full Time Executive-level / Director
Wonolo logo
Wonolo
Apply now Apply later

Wonolo (Work Now Locally) is disrupting the $140BN temporary staffing industry. Founded in 2014, Wonolo's mission is to help people find consistent work. Through our two-sided tech marketplace, we connect hundreds of businesses in need of front-line workers with 500,000 underemployed workers in local markets across the United States, within minutes. Wonolo empowers the in-demand workforce by democratizing access to flexible work, opportunities to learn new skills, a living wage, and comprehensive portable benefits and perks.
We are looking for our first-ever Director of Tax to help us as we scale. You will own the strategic development and implementation of tax policies and procedures in each tax jurisdiction in which the company operates while remaining in compliance with tax laws and accounting standards. Reporting to our Senior Director of Accounting, you will have primary responsibility for the oversight of all tax functions and will manage all US domestic and international tax implications. You will act as a key partner in establishing a proactive tax structure that will scale with the company. If you are detail-oriented, eager to be a part of a rapidly growing start-up, and eager to help build, we would love to chat with you!
We welcome qualified candidates located anywhere in the United States and Canada #LI-Remote.

What you'll do:

  • Identify, develop, and implement tax strategies, feasibility studies, and documentation of tax positions
  • Advise on the tax consequences of business and operating strategies, such as expansion into new markets
  • Oversee accurate and timely filing of federal, state, and local tax returns
  • Manage quarterly effective tax rate, tax forecasts, and US and international tax compliance requirements
  • Lead all federal, state, and local tax audits
  • Assist legal team with corporate structure changes, such as M&A activity
  • Support transfer pricing planning and implementation

Who you are:

  • 10+ years of accounting and tax experience
  • A Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Strong understanding of the U.S. and international tax landscape, specifically sales and use tax, gross income tax, GST, VAT, corporate tax filings
  • Ability to excel in a dynamic environment, change priorities quickly, and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to distill complex accounting principles into concise business implications
  • You demonstrate a commitment to advancing representation and inclusion

  • If you have read up to this point, we hope you are excited about this opportunity to work at Wonolo! Even if your experience does not check every bullet point, we still highly encourage you to apply. The best hires do not always check off every box of a job description.

Nice to haves:

  • Big 4 public accounting experience
  • Industry corporate tax experience a plus
  • Familiarity with ERP systems such as Netsuite
  • Experience working with Bill.com, Expensify, or other similar tools
  • SQL knowledge a plus

Benefits and perks:

  • Meaningful equity and company bonus
  • We pay 100% of the medical/dental/vision insurance premiums for you
  • Generous parental leave plan
  • Cell phone reimbursement, company laptop
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Open vacation policy, flexible schedule, and the option to work from anywhere in Canada (no more commutes!)
  • Team outings, happy hours, company off-sites, and more!
About Wonolo: Wonolo is a two-sided job marketplace that serves over 1 million front-line workers, providing them access to flexible and consistent job opportunities across the United States within minutes, at companies such as Peloton, Coca-Cola, Neiman Marcus, Papa John's, and thousands more.
We are a remote-first company with 160+ full-time employees, and quickly scaling our team within the United States and Canada. We are well funded and backed by leading investors including Sequoia Capital, Bain Capital, and Leeds Illuminate, among others. Learn more about us:Wonolo is one of Glassdoor's best tech companies to work for in 2021Sequoia, leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm, invests in WonoloYong Kim (CEO) on why he’s passionate about empowering the in-demand workforce
Wonolo is a Great Place to Work Certified company for delivering a consistently high-trust experience for all employees. We value representation and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees.
#24 in Glassdoor's Best Places to Work 2021 (Small and Medium)#12 in Fortune's Best Workplaces in the Bay Area 2021 (Small and Medium)Inc. Magazine's Best Workplaces 2020 (Medium to Large)
Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, and Belonging:Wonolo welcomes you as you and celebrates our collective diversity. We work to serve the underserved, and we are built on the strength of our entire community. We are especially interested in candidates who represent different cultures, perspectives, and backgrounds as these empower our team to come together to make the best decisions and biggest impact. 
Wonolo is an equal opportunity employer. We make the best effort to ensure all people feel supported, empowered, and connected at work. A big part of this effort is through our support for members and allies of Employee Resource Groups such as Whammies of Color and Allies At Wonolo (WoCAW), Women of Wonolo (WoW), Parents of Wonolo (PoW), and People Out at Wonolo and Allies (POWA). Individuals seeking to work at or with Wonolo are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected status under all applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.
Wonolo Privacy Statement:By providing your personal information and/or submitting your application, you agree that Wonolo may use your personal information for the purposes of carrying out its recruitment and hiring process, which may include, but no limited to, reviewing your qualifications, verifying your information, communicating with you about the recruitment process, and retaining your personal data as otherwise needed for recruitment-related activities.
Information you provide Wonolo as part of the recruitment process is accessible only to those Wonolo employees and other third-party service providers involved with Wonolo's recruitment, interview, and onboarding process.  Wonolo does not disclose your personal information to any third party in a manner that would be considered a sale under applicable laws.  By providing your personal information as an applicant for this position or any other position at Wonolo, you agree that your personal data may be transferred and/or disclosed to Wonolo's third-party providers. This may include transfers to servers and databases outside the country where you provided Wonolo with your personal data.
For more information, see the Wonolo Privacy Policy.
Job tags: Compliance CPA ERP Excel SQL
Job region(s): North America
Job stats:  0  0  0
  • Share this job via
  • or

Explore more Remote Work and WFH career opportunities