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Founded in 1915, we started with a single recycling location and have grown into a global enterprise, and one of the largest metal recyclers and steel manufacturers in the United States. Our vertical integration model was the first of its kind and revolutionized the way the steel industry operates today.

We are also a Fortune 1000, global company that is committed to delivering industry-leading customer service, providing a safe and healthy environment where our employees can succeed, creating value for our investors and improving our communities. 

We are sensitive to the impact our industry has on the environment, which is why we are committed to a process that minimizes our carbon footprint and preserves our natural resources for future generations. Our recycling facilities collect metals from the community and convert them into steel that supports our infrastructure. 

Director of US Tax (4976)

Location: Irving, TX (0001)  
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Position Overview

This position will be a hands-on team member and will have primary responsibility for tax planning, US federal and state income tax compliance, and will lead CMC’s interface with taxing authorities as it relates to federal and state audits. This position will also have primary responsibility to monitor federal and state legislative changes that may affect the company’s tax positions and filing requirements. In addition, this position will assist with the preparation and review of the quarterly and year-end tax provision.

We use state of the art tax technology to get the work done. If you are looking for an opportunity to be part of a collaborative and productive team, CMC is the place for you.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Develop tax planning strategies to minimize federal and state income tax liabilities for current operations as well as acquisitions and divestitures.
• Lead and manage the preparation and review processes for federal and state income and franchise tax returns including coordinating, gathering and analyzing supporting data, as well as maintaining audit ready files. This also includes estimated payments, cash tax forecasts, extensions, etc.
• Monitor, analyze and interpret federal and state tax legislative and administrative changes as well as related accounting issues to ensure proper compliance for reporting and remittance of federal and state income tax as well as accounting and reporting.
• Act as primary representative for CMC for all interactions with US taxing authorities.
• Assist with the preparation of the U.S. and state income tax provision for quarterly and year-end SEC financial statements and disclosures to assure that tax positions are correctly reflected.
• Special projects – including process development, providing consulting to business units and addressing various tax technical issues.


Experience and Skill Requirements

• Minimum 15 years of experience preparing/reviewing complex tax provisions with a strong understanding of Tax and GAAP principles.
• History of developing and implementing tax planning strategies to minimize federal and state income tax liabilities for current operations as well as acquisitions and divestitures.
• Minimum 15 years federal and state compliance experience in a consolidated group public corporation or Big 4 accounting firm including fixed assets, 263A, research tax credit, FTC and GILTI.
• Experience managing Federal and State audit process.
• Minimum 5 years proven leadership and management experience; strong motivator with solid interpersonal skills; strong written and verbal communication skills.
• OneSource software experience preferred
• Comfortable with tax research tools
• Strong proficiency in MS Office Applications, particularly in Excel
• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

• Detail oriented and organized; must be able to manage large, multiple time sensitive projects.
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills
• Team player, detail oriented, and organized
• Ability to build strong relationships within the organization and show humility
• Ability to develop and mentor direct reports
• Ability to work with minimal daily supervision
• Ability to thrive in fast-paced, constantly-changing environment


Education Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Tax required; Master's degree preferred
• CPA or J.D. is required


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.