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Tangier, MA Kenitra, MA Rabat, MA

Tax Manager


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


Lear Corporation, a U.S. publicly traded global automotive supplier (#166 on the Fortune 500), is currently searching for a Morocco Tax Manager. This is a new position created as a result of rapid business growth in the country. This position offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic international environment with additional management opportunities outside of Morocco.

This position reports to the Senior Tax Director - Europe & Africa and is responsible for management, supervision and coordination of all Moroccan income tax matters (both local and U.S. aspects).

The primarily responsibilities include:

·      Tax Reporting & Tax Compliance: Ensure Lear is in full compliance, with the highest level of integrity, with respect to all local statutory income tax and U.S. tax reporting and compliance.


·      Tax Audits: Lead and coordinate tax audits and other tax proceedings, together with external advisors, including meeting with tax authorities and responding to questions with support from the local finance team and European and U.S. tax leadership.


·      Tax Structure: Manage complex tax matters for comprehensive legal structure in Morocco (3 legal entities with several manufacturing plants); coordinate necessary actions with various other functions (e.g. finance, treasury, indirect tax, operations); manage Morocco transfer pricing documentation and compliance with respect to tax structure.


To succeed in this role, you will need to demonstrate:

·      extensive knowledge and practical understanding of international and domestic corporate tax matters/tax accounting;

·      analytical skills and ability to apply pragmatic approach to seek solutions;

·      self-motivated and willing to accept new challenges and work independently to enhance existing and implement new processes;

·      enthusiasm, ambition, creativity in finding solutions, good communication skills;

·      10 years of professional experience preferably in a large tax advisory or law firm (or experience in similar position in another large multinational company);

·      fluency in English (both written and spoken).


Position can be based in Salé, Kénitra, Tangier, Rabat or Meknes.


Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work  without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.