• Tax Manager

    Job Locations US-CA-Emeryville
    Requisition ID
    Job Industry
    Accounting & Finance
  • Overview

    The Tax Manager is a key position in the tax department, with primary focus on income tax matters but will collaborate with the rest of the tax team on indirect tax (sales and use, personal property, etc.) matters for Peet’s Coffee, Inc. and its subsidiaries.  This position reports to the Director of Tax.


    • Partner with the Director of Tax and service providers to recommend tax strategies and successfully implement approved strategies
    • Manage income and franchise tax audits and support the tax team on other tax audits
    • Prepare, analyze, and document tax positions and effectively communicate to service providers and management
    • Help train, motivate and review work products of the Tax Sr Analyst and potential contractors
    • Respond efficiently to tax notices and other correspondence
    • Oversee tax accounting for fixed assets
    • Prepare periodic income tax provisions in accordance with ASC 740
    • Support and maintain tax technology resources used in tax reporting
    • Effectively manage service providers for tax deliverables prepared externally, including income tax returns
    • Research technical issues, make appropriate conclusions, recommend options to management, and implement preferred option
    • Ensure all tax compliance obligations are met
    • Manage cash taxes effectively, including maximization of available tax credits
    • Communicate and partner effectively with service providers, the accounting team and other internal business partners, and tax authorities
    • Prepare tax related month-end close journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations
    • Implement accounting policies, procedures, and controls
    • Improve processes related to both direct and indirect taxes


    • 5+ years of related work experience required, Big 4 tax or mid-tier firms experience preferred
    • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Accounting, Finance or related field required
    • CPA required
    • ASC 740 experience required
    • Multi-state income tax experience required
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate, written or verbal, at all levels of the organization and external organizations.
    • Ability to work independently and collaborate with the Accounting/Finance team
    • Flexible mindset and willingness to embrace change with a growing business
    • Ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
    • Experience with retail and food/beverage preferred


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