Tax Manager, Transfer Pricing

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Our location in Abbott Park, Illinois currently has an opportunity for a Tax Manager, Transfer Pricing.

Position reports to the Senior Manager and will provide support in the areas of transfer pricing strategic planning, compliance and modeling. The position has responsibility for developing, implementing, documenting and defending Abbott's worldwide transfer pricing strategy.

  • Manage, implement, and support global transfer pricing strategic projects such as business supply chain planning, business restructurings, acquisition integration, etc.
  • ---conduct and manage detailed economic and financial analyses to determine optimal solutions to intercompany transaction flows (tangible assets, intangible assets, services, etc.)
  • ---identify opportunities to strategically implement transfer pricing structures to deliver effective tax rate and cash tax benefits
  • Proactively identify and manage transfer pricing risks by ensuring consistent application of transfer pricing practices and documentation for global intercompany transactions.
  • ---identify transfer pricing issues and propose strategies to mitigate risks
  • ---prepare and/or review required global transfer pricing documentation and economic benchmarks
  • ---ensure BEPS compliance for all documentation, including country-by-country reporting
  • ---collaborate with the corporate pricing and customs groups to set transfer prices
  • ---evaluate need for transfer pricing adjustments and execute necessary adjustments
  • Assist in tax audit defense for both U.S. and foreign entities and provide management with strategic defense options.
  • ---develop strategic responses to IDRs
  • ---evaluate the advantages of obtaining APAs and coordinate the process of obtaining and/or renewing APAs
  • Build and maintain relationships internally with finance colleagues as well as externally with outside advisors

  • Bachelor's degree in Economics, Finance, or Accounting
  • 7+ years or relevant work experience in transfer pricing, economics, finance or tax
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, organization, communication, prioritization and time management skills
  • Advanced data analytics and financial modeling in excel
  • Experience with Alteryx preferred
  • Strong attention to detail


At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

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