Manager - Tax - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Tax Manager to support our Corporate Finance team.

You will be part of a team working under the guidance of International Tax leadership, have the opportunity to help manage and guide the team and be part of a best-in-class knowledgeable and experienced tax group that will help grow your skills and advance your career.

This position will have the potential for remote or hybrid remote work, and can be based from our offices in Houston, Dallas or Austin, TX OR Charlotte, NC.

Reporting to the Director, International Tax Provision and Compliance will be responsible for:

  • Assist in the quarterly and annual preparation/review of the foreign provision and work closely with the regional team members.

  • Prepare/review U.S. informational forms including Forms 5471s, 8865s, 8858s, 1118, etc. for US Federal consolidation tax return filings.

  • Calculate taxable inclusions including Subpart F, GILTI, FDII, BEAT, §78 Gross-Up, §956 Income, §986(c) and §987 gains & losses, §861 Allocation & Apportionment, etc.

  • Work with Tax Planning team members on transactions and worldwide tax planning to provide tax and operational efficiencies.

  • Assist in mocking-up or modeling restructuring and/or reorganization transactions to provide sensitivity analysis and if/then scenarios including the required elections & disclosures.

  • Assist in process improvement efforts for Tax Provision (OneSource) and Tax Returns (CORPTAX).

  • Maintain accurate/relevant documentation and manage the entity structure in the various systems (ERP, OTP, CORPTAX, etc.).

  • Manage ad-hoc requests from internal and external stakeholders.

  • Supervise our overseas shared service team in Manila and provide needed training/development as needed.

  • Assist in the automation of the various tax processes to increase agility, accuracy, and efficiencies.

  • Ability to take ownership, work independently, and have a teaming mentality.


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS in accounting or related field plus 8 years of relevant large-scale, complex, public company tax experience in public and/or corporate tax environments that includes a solid working knowledge of International and/or Federal Corporate Tax, or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Outstanding communication skills

  • Ability to work within a multi-cultural team of colleagues around the world

  • Experience preparing and reviewing US tax calculations and compliance.

  • Experience with US GAAP tax accounting (ASC 740/FAS 109).

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • CPA License

  • Advanced Degree in Taxation, Business, Law or related field

  • Experience utilizing OneSource Tax Provision Software, CorpTax, Hyperion, and Oracle

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Line Corporate

Business Group Corporate

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254452BR

Additional Locations US - Austin, TX - 111 Congress Avenue, US - Charlotte, NC - 6000 Fairview Road, US - Dallas, TX - 13355 Noel Road

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.