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Posted May 21st

Tax Manager, Customs, Duty & Excise Tax

New York, New York

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Posted May 21st

Tax Manager, Customs, Duty & Excise Tax

New York, New York






Full Time

Position Title: Tax Manager, Customs, Duty & Excise Tax

Location: New York, NY (Headquarters)

Who are we?

Pernod Ricard USA is the premium spirits and wine company in the U.S. The company's leading spirits and wines include such prestigious brands as ABSOLUT® Vodka, Chivas Regal® Scotch Whisky, The Glenlivet® Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Jameson® Irish Whiskey, Malibu®, Kahlúa® Liqueur, Beefeater® Gin, and Avión™ Tequila such superior wines as Jacob's Creek® and Brancott Estate®; and such exquisite champagnes and sparkling wines as Perrier-Jouët® Champagne, G.H. Mumm™ Champagne and Mumm Napa® sparkling wines. Learn more about our history, values, strategies and organization by visiting us at

Working at Pernod Ricard

Working for Pernod Ricard USA means working for the co-leader in the global wines and spirits industry - and having the opportunity to work with great people and great brands in diverse and challenging roles. Our success is the result of the passion and creativity of our people, our exceptional portfolio of leading premium brands, and a shared commitment to our values of entrepreneurship, mutual trust, and a strong sense of ethics. Pernod Ricard USA rewards both individual initiative and a spirit of collaboration, and encourages ongoing professional development. Pernod Ricard USA recognizes the importance of continuously building upon our diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We believe in championing an inclusive culture that embraces differences and encourages employees to challenge themselves and their colleagues.

Position Summary

We are looking for an experienced Customs & Excise Tax Manager to become an integral part of the US tax team. Reporting to the Director of Customs, Duty & Excise Tax - Drawback, the Customs & Excise Tax Manager will be responsible for handling the customs and excise tax management of the U.S. group of entities.


  • Maintain indirect tax governance in accordance with HQ standards
  • Manage customs and excise tax refunds and outstanding receivables of all entities
  • Handle customs and excise tax audits and requirements with governmental authorities
  • Oversee accurate filling of customs entries by brokers
  • Manage overall compliance for excise tax filings and reporting of indirect tax provisions and accounts
  • Actively engage with internal and external business partners to ensure customs & excise aspects of operations are continuously considered and improved
  • Monitor current and impending changes to customs and excise tax regulations and ensure the business is continuously compliant
  • Work cross-functionally with other teams and/or consultants on special projects

  • Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in customs and excise tax
  • Extensive experience and working knowledge of customs and excise processes and procedures in a global multinational company
  • Experience with drawback preferred
  • Experience with reconciliation filings and handling inquiries and audits from customs and excise authorities
  • Strong written and verbal communication and influencing skills across diverse cultures
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally

  • Company Perks & Benefits

    Agile working environment with remote working capabilities.

    Pernod Ricard USA offers competitive compensation, performance bonuses and domestic & international career development opportunities.

    Pernod Ricard USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

    Offers will be subject to United States local terms.

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