Senior International Tax Analyst - TaxJobs

Senior International Tax Analyst

Waukegan, Illinois
Listing Date: 2020/05/15

Senior International Tax Analyst

Waukegan, Illinois

Susan Simms
Senior Recruiter

We’re a company that takes on the toughest health challenges. But we do more than treat diseases—we aim to make a remarkable impact on people’s lives. We are AbbVie, a highly focused research-driven biopharmaceutical company.

This opportunity is a new opportunity in our growing Tax department.

The Senior International Tax Analyst will support all aspects of the International Tax function at AbbVie, including tax planning, tax compliance, quarterly tax provisions and other special projects. The Senior International Tax Analyst will report to the Associate Director, International Tax.   

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Analyze financial information relevant to international tax planning and US international tax compliance

  • Prepare and/or review US international tax return forms (5471, 8865, 8858, etc.)

  • Prepare and/or review calculations and documentation supporting other US international tax issues (FTC, GILTI, FDII, etc.)

  • Prepare various E&P, tax basis and other studies to support international tax planning transactions

  • Other data gathering for special projects or tax planning opportunities

  • Assist with various international tax projects including internal legal structure reorganizations and tax efficient cash management

  • Undertake tax research, support tax planning initiatives, and assist in other special projects as assigned

  • Keep up to date on tax law changes, cases, rulings and regulations

AbbVie offers medical, dental and 401k benefits day 1 of hire.  We offer 3 weeks of paid vacation each year as well as a well funded pension.  In addition to salary, this position also offers an annual bonus.


  • B.A./B.S. in Accounting or Business

  • CPA certification preferred

  • 4+ years of progressive responsibility in a publicly-traded corporation or public accounting firm

  • Broad understanding of U.S. corporate tax law with an emphasis in international corporate tax.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent tasks and changing priorities

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Solid computer skills including Microsoft applications, financial accounting systems, and tax compliance programs (eg. CorpTax)

Our ~30,000 employees are scientists, researchers, communicators, manufacturing specialists and regulatory experts located around the globe. We come up with new approaches to addressing today’s health issues—from life-threatening illness to chronic conditions.

We target specific difficult-to-cure diseases where we can leverage our core R&D expertise to advance science. We’re constantly working to create solutions that go beyond treating the illness to have a positive impact on patients’ lives, on societies—and on science itself.

At AbbVie, we see a future full of possibility, where health is in reach and patient lives are improved. See our employees, our science and our hope for tomorrow.

North Chicago/Waukegan, Illinois
Susan Simms
Senior Recruiter
Waukegan, Illinois

  • 3850 Bessemer Rd.
    Suite 110
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466

  • Phone: 843.216.7444
  • Fax: 843.216.7799

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