Tax Analyst

Riot Games
November 28, 2023
Offerd Salary:$34.66 - $48.32
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Riot Games was established in 2006 by avid gamers who believe that player- focused game development can result in great games. In 2009, Riot released its debut title League of Legends to critical and player acclaim. Players form the foundation of our community and it's for them that we continue to evolve and improve the League of Legends experience, and beyond!

We're looking for passionate professionals who can teach us a thing or two. We promise to return the favor. We embrace those who see things differently and aren't afraid to experiment. That's where you come in.

The Tax team at Riot is dedicated to helping Riot best serve its Players around the world by unlocking our Rioters and maintaining good corporate citizenship in all things tax. - Expanding and making games available globally by making sure we meet domestic and international tax requirements. Our team contains experts from a variety of tax backgrounds with a shared goal of providing Riot leaders with perspective on what makes a good tax decision. Tax can be strategic at Riot, but avoids bureaucratic barriers. The team strives to assist innovation by clearing the path, with integrity, so new experiences can reach our Players. The Tax team sits in 3 countries and each team member brings unique skills to Riot.

Riot Games is looking for a dynamic Tax Professional to join our expanding Tax team. As a Tax Analyst , reporting to the Tax Managers, you will be instrumental in overseeing tax compliance matters, as well as driving automation within the tax team. You will be hands-on, understand tax operations, and collaborate cross-functionally.

  • Assist with preparation of annual tax provision, monthly closes, tax compliance, indirect taxes, and other federal, state, and international reporting as applicable.
  • Support the international tax team with transfer pricing reporting and documentation processes, as well as with other special projects such as memos, tax planning, R&D, and intercompany allocations.
  • Research, document, and understand new tax legislation and related impact to Riot with the support of the Manager, Federal Tax and Manager, International Tax.
  • Support any information requests and tax controversy analysis in collaboration with the Manager, Federal Tax and Manager, International Tax.
  • Collaborate with groups in legal, accounting, finance, purchasing, esports, R&D, et. al. on a variety of recurring and nonrecurring projects.
  • Identify areas for automation and process improvement in addition to documenting existing processes.
  • Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, or other related field.
  • 1 year of federal tax experience in a public and/or corporate accounting environment.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel (can perform formulas and functions)
  • Clear written and verbal communication skills, great attention to detail, and ability to complete projects with less oversight.
  • Strong time management skills, organizational skills, and ability to navigate competing priorities.
  • Self-starter with the initiative to solve problems on their own, with a desire to learn and approach problems analytically.
  • Take the initiative to learn about the company's business and industry.
  • Desired Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of state and local tax, international tax, and/or transfer pricing is a plus.
  • Experience with Depreciation preferred.
  • Proactive team player and able to succeed in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Database and/or data automation skills are a plus.
  • For this role, you'll find success through craft expertise, a collaborative spirit, and choices that focus on your fellow Rioters, who are the customers of your work. Being a dedicated fan of games is not necessary for this position

    Our Perks:

    Riot has a focus on work/life balance, shown by our open paid time off policy, in addition to other perks such as flexible work schedules. We offer medical, dental, and life insurance, parental leave for you, your spouse/domestic partner and children, and a 401k with company match. Check out our benefits pages for more information.

  • (Los Angeles Only) Base salary range between $34.66 - $48.32 USD + incentive compensation + equity + 401K with company match + medical, dental, vision, and life insurance + short and long-term disability + open PTO.
  • It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).

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