Tax Director 

Washington, D.C.

Job Summary

Responsible for all aspects of the Company’s domestic and international tax compliance, reporting and planning.  This position reports to the Controller.


  • Tax Compliance
    • Lead the management and preparation of the US Federal, state and foreign income tax and non-income tax/informational returns.
    • Calculate and prepare quarterly Federal and state estimated tax payments.
    • Coordinate annual R&D/Orphan Drug Credit calculations.
    • Responsible for overseeing non-income based taxes (i.e. sales and use tax, property tax, etc.)
    • Responsible for maintaining business registrations and licenses.
  • Tax Reporting and Accounting
    • Lead the preparation of the quarterly and annual tax provision.
    • Prepare the company’s tax disclosures within the Form 10Q and 10K filings.
    • Prepare the reconciliation of tax general ledger accounts.
    • Manage third party service providers in accordance with ASC 740, including related financial reporting matters.
  • Tax Policies, Planning and Controls
    • Lead global tax planning projects.
    • Coordinate tax review of transfer pricing and intercompany arrangements.
    • Lead the review and maintenance of tax policies and controls in accordance with SOX.


  • Minimum 10 years of corporate tax or public accounting experience preferred with a Big 4 firm.  
  • CPA required and Masters in Taxation preferred.
  • BA/BS business/accounting/finance or other applicable business discipline.
  • SEC tax reporting, ASC 740, ASC 718 and international tax experience is preferred.