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Requisition ID:  74960

Director Global Tax

Kennesaw, Georgia, United States, 30144



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At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.



Position Summary:

The Director, Global Tax, will provide global leadership for strategic tax planning and management of tax department functions for this multinational, publicly traded, flooring company.  The position will report to the Vice President, Tax & Treasury.  Mohawk is a market leader that has engaged in significant growth internally and through acquisitions. Responsibilities include:


Handle or supervise all facets of corporate tax matters including:

  • Tax planning and research to achieve corporate goals and adjust to the changing global tax environment.
  • Analysis of proposed and actual tax law changes
  • Mergers and acquisitions analysis and integration
  • Automation of tax processes
  • Manage a total of 2 direct reports with roles in planning, tax accounting and compliance.


*Estimated Percentage of time spent in 1st three years in following tax specialties:



Federal Domestic


International Outbound


International Inbound


Foreign Local



Total = 100%




*Specific Job Responsibilities (total should equal 100%)



Strategic Planning/Transactional and Mergers & Acquisitions


Operational Planning/Planning Implementation


Compliance Review


Tax Accounting & Provisions


Department Administration/Management Responsibilities



Total = 100%




  • Cash repatriation
  • ETR Planning
  • Pillar II


Candidate Profile:

  • CPA or attorney with Big 4 experience, industry experience and MST or equivalent.
  • 15+ years relevant international tax planning experience, with a working knowledge of international tax compliance and provision.
  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects of taxation on a global scale
  • Proficiency in business issues and the ability to articulate complex tax concepts to non-tax personnel.
  • Cost effectively direct and manage external advisors.
  • Communication and leadership skills with the ability to be viewed as a trusted advisor.
  • Self-starter able to identify issues and desired outcomes and effectively manage projects from planning/design through implementation.
  • Ability to work with Finance and other departments to implement tax projects in coordination with business objectives.
  • Ability/willingness to travel up to 20%



Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

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