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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Manager, International Tax Reporting

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  May 11, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 101543 - New York, New York, United States

Do you want to be part of a team that is building a future to smile about? What about having the opportunity to connect with others across the world, full of stimulating discussions, and making impactful contributions?


If this is how you see your career, Colgate is the place to be!


Our dependable household brands, dedicated employees, and sustainability commitments make us a company passionate about building a future to smile about for our employees, consumers, and surrounding communities. The pride in our brand fuels a workplace that encourages creative thinking, champions experimentation, and promotes authenticity which has contributed to our enduring success.

If you want to work for a company that lives by their values, then give your career a reason to smile...every single day.


The Experience

This individual will be responsible for review of tax accounting for international operations, managing aspects of federal tax compliance and tax accounting for select domestic entities, support consolidation and special tax projects. The individual will work collaboratively and effectively with finance and tax teams to ensure seamless, timely, efficient, and accurate tax accounting and compliance. The candidate must have strong knowledge of tax accounting under ASC 740 as well as US domestic tax matters.


Who are you

  • You have strong managerial skills with a hands on approach
  • Highly motivated, very organized with a high level of accountability
  • You have experience working collaboratively and effectively with teams.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Review quarterly effective tax rates and current and deferred tax provision for key overseas subsidiaries
  • Review quarterly effective tax rates, prepare current and deferred income tax provision, perform balance sheet test for deferred tax balances for select US entities
  • Assist with preparation of annual tax footnote disclosure
  • Review and document transactions in tax payable accounts and determine impact on tax calculations for select US entities
  • Analyze transactions recorded in the financial statements for select US entities, determine impact on tax calculations, document tax positions and prepare IRS audit ready workpapers
  • Utilize tax software to prepare tax return, tax estimates, deferred tax provision and tax depreciation for select US entities
  • Support federal consolidated analysis and forms
  • Assist with US tax calculations, such as BEAT and FDII, by working with Finance to gather documentation, analyze, and summarize transactions.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Approximately 5+ years of experience in tax accounting and domestic tax compliance.
  • Solid knowledge of US tax law including experience with identifying domestic tax issues and conducting related research
  • Must demonstrate proficient use of tax software and have good excel skills
  • Readiness to travel 10% travel annually as needed


Preferred Qualification

  • Master’s in Accounting or Taxation preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of Public Accounting experience
  • CPA license, preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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