Gallagher Senior Tax Manager in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co at" ., one of the world"> Arthur J. Gallagher & Co ., one of the world's largest insurance brokerage and risk management services firms, provides a full range of retail and wholesale property/casualty (P/C) brokerage and alternative risk transfer services globally, as well as employee benefit brokerage, consulting and actuarial services. Gallagher also offers claims and information management, risk control consulting and appraisal services to clients around the world. If you're looking for a professional career with an industry leader then you have come to the right place. Wherever your interests lie, we're sure you will agree on one thing: our continued prosperity hinges on our greatest resource --- our people.


The State Tax Senior Manager will work closely with the Assistant Vice President of Tax and Domestic Senior Tax Manager to lead the state and local income/franchise tax function within Gallagher.

  • Thoroughly and accuratelyanalyze state tax information to identify, develop and lead state tax planningopportunities.

  • Monitor state taxlegislation changes and analyze the impact to Gallagher.

  • Manage the preparationand review of multi-state income tax returns, estimated payments and extensions.

  • Manage the preparationand review of the state income tax provision, including the accounting fordeferred items (by jurisdiction), and the accounting for uncertain tax items.

  • Perform due diligenceand analyze the tax implications of mergers and acquisitions.

  • Research and resolvetechnical state tax issues.

  • Lead state income taxaudit process.

  • Drive processimprovements to achieve operational efficiencies.

  • Manage both internal andexternal resources effectively.

  • Provide support in theform of analysis, subject matter expertise and strategy development.

  • On-going identificationand implementation of process and quality improvements; and significantparticipation in financial reporting/compliance automation initiative.


  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Minimum of 10 years related experience


U.S. Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidates must submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States. For U.S. employment opportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization

  • Must be willing to execute Gallagher's Employee Agreement, or the Non-Disclosure and Confidentiality Agreement, which requires, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure

Gallagher offers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matching gift program, and more.

Gallagher believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability, national origin, or any other legally protected status. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagher will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

Job: Finance

Organization: Corp - Home Office

Title: Senior Tax Manager

Location: Illinois-Rolling Meadows

Requisition ID: 43781