Nike Sr Tax Manager in São Paulo, Brazil

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Today, the opportunities for growth across Nike’s business portfolio offer more potential than ever. Nike Finance employees play a key role in that progress by identifying and capitalizing on opportunities to drive value for every Nike shareholder. They manage accounting and reporting for Nike’s multi-billion-dollar global investment portfolio, debt and equity instruments, and other Treasury activities. They strategize, forecast, audit, analyze, budget, research and lead important decisions. Across Nike’s diverse geographies and businesses, Finance employees deliver far more than just the numbers.


About the position:

  • Management of tax matters such as planning, compliance, controversy and communication of new and on-going business initiatives.

  • Work closely with business partners and other functional teams in Brazil to structure and understand transactions, restructurings, and business initiatives beyond to communicate current and future business plans, obtain cross-functional tax subject matter input, and ensure coordination and execution of cross-functional tax solutions in a sustainable manner.

  • Ability to identify and manage tax risks.

  • Evaluate and advise on business initiatives, contemplated transactions, and business proposals.

  • Lead tax team in Brazil beyond setting direction for and coaching seasoned and junior tax staff.

Requirements :

  • s Degree in Law.

  • MBA or Post-Graduation.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English.

  • Minimum 10+ years of progressive tax experience in a large corporate environment.

  • Relevant work experience in multi-national consumer products company and e-commerce are a plus.

  • Solid background in corporate income tax, transfer pricing and indirect taxes.

  • People leader experienced.

  • Experience in US GAAP considering ASC 740 and ASC 450;

  • including the ability to work effectively across cross-functional teams.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage others and to operate effectively in a matrixed environment.

  • Detail-oriented individual who takes ownership of projects, is organized, possesses excellent

  • analytical & problem-solving skills and is able to deliver on tight deadlines.

  • Highly motivated, hard-working, and able to work in a fast paced, informal, and often ambiguous environment.

  • Able to clearly and concisely interface with all levels of management.

  • Able to analyze and review statutes, regulations, and case law and then extract data and make appropriate recommendations.

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 10978

Location: Brazil-São Paulo-São Paulo

Job Category: Finance