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Corporate Tax Leader - Head up all aspects of tax for one of Nebraska’s top corporations

Oversee all aspects of tax for this extremely profitable, expanding, complex global organization in an industry that is ripe for growth.  Walk into a tax function that is in good shape; with significant opportunity and support from leadership that is excited for you to push this function to another level.

 

Our client is searching for a forward-leaning leader to run the tax department, with the full support, collaboration and trust of the executive team, allowing you to staff your team appropriately, allocate resources as you see fit and put in place appropriate systems, processes and strategies.

 

  • Lead all aspects of domestic and international tax including all compliance, tax accounting, planning and strategy
  • Take stock of your current team, their roles, systems in place and build a blueprint for success that aligns with the company’s growth strategy
  • Assess this corporation’s leverage on consulting firms; you will have the support to bring more functions in house if you see fit
  • Sit in the room as strategy is discussed – offering input related to the tax implications of breaking into new markets and executing on acquisitions and joint venture opportunities
  • Create a positive culture within corporate tax that attracts the best and brightest tax professionals in Nebraska and builds bonds between tax and other departments across the enterprise

 

Enjoy generous compensation and stellar benefits plan that will be an excellent recruiting tool for you when hiring new employees.  This is an exciting opportunity to take the reins of a department that is in good shape, and take things to the next level and drive the tax function from good to great.

 

To confidentially discuss this opportunity, call Jeff Kovar at (402)334-4800 *216 or send your resume to jkovar@hemphillsearch.com.  Job Number 8740JK.

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Jeff Kovar

402-334-4800 ext. 216

jkovar@hemphillsearch.com

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    Jeff has more than 10 years of experience within accounting and financial recruiting. A key factor in Jeff's success is his passion to build long-standing relationships while focused on an in-depth understanding of the strengths, interests, and career goals of each individual he works with. Jeff takes pride in his role, and knows that helping an individual step up to a position where they are focused on their strengths, while having the opportunity to grow professionally, are key factors in identifying the "right match." "It is incredibly rewarding to know that we have helped make a real difference in the life of an individual when we place them into a company where they are well positioned for success, happiness, and career growth."

    Jeff understands that the biggest factor contributing to the success of a leader is their ability to identify, hire, develop, and retain high quality employees. Jeff is tenacious in his recruitment and careful while selecting individuals who will be successful and happy in their new position long-term. It is all about the "right match" so, Jeff pushes himself to make sure that the companies and the individuals we assist have found the right solution!

    Jeff graduated from Millard South High School where he played basketball and was active in student council. Jeff had fun while investing six years coaching youth basketball in the Omaha Parochial Athletic League and the Millard Junior High feeder league. Jeff studied Pre-Law at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and then transferred to Creighton where he switched his major to Organizational Communication. Prior to joining Hemphill Search Group, Jeff worked in corporate foreign currency exchange, with Travelex and Custom House, who are both now owned by Western Union Business Solutions.

    Jeff and his wife Jenny grew up in Omaha and met while in High School. They are very active and enjoy playing golf, traveling, and cheering the Cornhusker Football and Basketball teams, and they are also enthusiastic Creighton Basketball fans. Jeff and Jenny have a young and growing family, with son Connor, and daughters Kate and Grace.

Jeff has more than 10 years of experience within accounting and financial recruiting. A key factor in Jeff's success is his passion to build long-standing relationships while focused on an in-depth understanding of the strengths, interests, and career goals of each individual he works with. Jeff takes pride in his role, and knows that helping an individual step up to a position where they are focused on their strengths, while having the opportunity to grow professionally, are key factors in identifying the "right match." "It is incredibly rewarding to know that we have helped make a real difference in the life of an individual when we place them into a company where they are well positioned for success, happiness, and career growth."

Jeff understands that the biggest factor contributing to the success of a leader is their ability to identify, hire, develop, and retain high quality employees. Jeff is tenacious in his recruitment and careful while selecting individuals who will be successful and happy in their new position long-term. It is all about the "right match" so, Jeff pushes himself to make sure that the companies and the individuals we assist have found the right solution!

Jeff graduated from Millard South High School where he played basketball and was active in student council. Jeff had fun while investing six years coaching youth basketball in the Omaha Parochial Athletic League and the Millard Junior High feeder league. Jeff studied Pre-Law at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and then transferred to Creighton where he switched his major to Organizational Communication. Prior to joining Hemphill Search Group, Jeff worked in corporate foreign currency exchange, with Travelex and Custom House, who are both now owned by Western Union Business Solutions.

Jeff and his wife Jenny grew up in Omaha and met while in High School. They are very active and enjoy playing golf, traveling, and cheering the Cornhusker Football and Basketball teams, and they are also enthusiastic Creighton Basketball fans. Jeff and Jenny have a young and growing family, with son Connor, and daughters Kate and Grace.

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