Director Taxes

MGM Resorts International   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


8 - 10 years

Posted 46 days ago

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

Become one of the stars behind the show and become part of the world’s most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: To entertain the human race.

  • Primary responsibility for ASC 740 reporting, including FIN48 calculations
  • Maintain deferred taxinventory for ASC 740 reporting
  • Lead implementation of CorpTax Provision Software and other Provision improvement initiatives
  • Assist with federal and state income tax compliance and reporting
  • Assist with tax planning and other tax department projects.
  • Manage staff of 4-5 senior taxaccountants
  • Coach and mentor direct reports
  • Support Federal and state taxaudits, as needed


  • Minimum 8 years public accounting or corporate tax department experience with at least 6 years in a supervisory role.
  • Strong technical knowledge of ASC 740 and FIN48 principles
  • BS in Accounting or Business/Finance with an emphasis in accounting
  • Strong leadership, project management, and organization skills as well as an 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 tax research skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office suite and tax research software


  • Mastersdegree in Taxation
  • CPA certification
  • FAS 109 / ASC 740 and FIN 48 / FAS 5 background
  • Proficient with CorpTax
  • Gaming experience.