Director of Taxes

MGM Resorts International   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


8 - 10 years

Posted 191 days ago

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We are seeking an experienced tax professional to assist the VP – Tax in managing the company’s federal and state income tax compliance and ASC 740 reporting in an exciting, dynamic and fast-paced industry.

  • Manage federal and state income tax compliance and reporting.
  • Assist with tax planning and other tax department projects.
  • Review of ASC 740 and FIN48 calculations.
  • Assist in maintenance of deferred tax inventory for ASC 740 reporting.
  • Manage staff of 4-5 senior tax accountants and 2-4 managers.
  • Coach and mentor direct reports.
  • Support Federal and state tax audits, as needed.
  • Perform other job related duties as requested.


  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting or Business/Finance with an emphasis in accounting
  • At least 8 years public accounting or corporate tax department experience with at least 6 years in a supervisory role
  • Strong leadership, project management, and organization skills and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Experience with process improvement, proactively streamlining procedures and reporting
  • Excellent technical writing and editing skills, as well as strong verbal communication skills
  • Strong technical knowledge and tax research skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office suite and tax research software


  • Masters degree in Taxation
  • CPA certification
  • FAS 109 / ASC 740 and FIN 48 / FAS 5 background
  • Proficient with CorpTax
  • Experience using Infinium GL/PL & Fixed Assets
  • Experience using Cognos Finance
  • Gaming experience
  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting