International Tax Manager

  • Location: US - Watsonville, California
  • Job Family: Finance
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0006301
  • Experience Years: 5-10 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Regular

About the Opportunity

The Manager, International Tax will manage the U.S. headquarter company’s international tax compliance and support tax compliance for the company’s foreign operations. Reporting to the Sr. Director, International Tax, this role will leverage core technical and quantitative skills while developing in qualitative and strategic capabilities. The preferred candidate will possess relevant experience and an appropriate technical background, as well as eagerness to learn and develop with the company’s growing Tax function.


•    Oversee and manage US Federal international tax compliance including preparation of Forms 5471, 8858, etc.
•    Leverage deep understanding of TCJA provisions to evolve internal processes for calculating GILTI, FDII, BEAT, etc.
•    Manage external tax service providers efficiently to meet compliance obligations, optimizing balance between internal and external resourcing
•    Support tax compliance with respect to foreign operations
•    Support international aspects of the tax provision process
•    Support Transfer Pricing documentation processes including preparation of Master File, Local Files, CbCR, 6662 documentation, etc.
•    Contribute to Driscoll’s readiness and response to BEPS Pillar 2.
•    Support various nonrecurring projects and initiatives
•    Represent the Driscoll’s Tax team in an ethical and professional manner in all interactions with colleagues, growers, suppliers, customers and the business community at-large

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate possesses broad experience in U.S. Federal and international tax compliance, international tax principles, and GAAP rules around accounting for income taxes. 

Required Qualifications and Competencies:
•    6+ years of relevant experience 
•    Technical background that includes U.S. international tax compliance, TCJA and Subpart F mechanics, and foreign tax credit.
•    A strong academic foundation that includes a Bachelors’ degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent discipline    
•    Ability to work in a fast-paced, developing environment with excellent organizational skills and thorough attention to detail
•    Passion, humility, trustworthiness, and strong communication skills

Preferred Qualifications and Competencies:
•    Experience at a global consumer goods company 
•    CPA certification and/or Master’s degree in Taxation 
•    Exposure to Transfer Pricing and Tax Provision concepts, processes and mechanics
•    Intellectual curiosity and a desire to grow practical, qualitative international tax capabilities

Compensation & Benefits:

The following information is provided in good faith as a general description of the salary range and benefits for the position posted.  The actual compensation offered to the successful candidate is dependent upon experience, skills, education, work location, internal pay equity, and other objective job-related factors. 

Salary Range estimated for Manager, International Tax: $120,000 - $152,000

Driscoll’s is committed to a culture of care and offers an attractive benefits package that includes comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage, life insurance, and disability coverage for positions working more than 30 hours per week. Other benefits include:  401(k) with employer match, profit-sharing participation, paid sick time, paid vacation, paid personal and family care leave, and a free Employee Assistance Program (EAP).  More detailed information regarding the benefits package, will be shared during the application process.

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.

Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.