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United States of America
North Carolina
Thursday, March 2, 2023
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Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville

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Description and Requirements

Position Overview:

The Direct Tax Manager will serve as part of the US tax team, supporting Lenovo’s Tax Senior Manager to ensure that all federal and state tax compliance and regulatory requirements are met. This includes, but is not limited to, federal and state income tax return review, quarterly income tax provision preparation and review, assistance with federal and state tax audits, and ad hoc projects as required. They will collaborate with key departments across the organization, including Accounting, Finance, Treasury, Legal and Research & Development.


  • Manage all Federal and State tax compliance for all North America entities (including all international compliance such as forms 5471, 5472, 8991, 8992 and 8993)
  • Manage all Federal and State income tax audits for all North America entities
  • Manage all quarterly estimate/extension tax calculations and payments for all North America entities
  • Preparation and review of quarterly and annual income tax provision in accordance with IFRS (IAS 12)
  • Specific tax related activities include (but not limited to) management of the R&D Tax Credit, Advanced Pricing Agreements, Statutory Financial Statements, and Transfer Pricing Documentation
  • Support and assist with various ad hoc reporting requests
  • Assist in digital tax transformation projects by advising BT/IT teams on tax requirements as well as supporting solution design and testing.
  • Monitor, research and analyze tax law changes


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • 7+ years in Public Accounting advising large multinational corporations regarding Federal and Multistate income tax or equivalent experience in industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel/PowerPoint
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team; organized and attentive to details; ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Strong organization skills necessary to maintain complete and accurate tax files and manage tax due dates to ensure timely filing of tax returns and payment of taxes
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Professional with strong work ethic and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred
  • Knowledge of SAP / Anaplan
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville
* United States of America
* United States of America - North Carolina
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville