Tax Lead

Finance Team | San Francisco, CA

Dropbox is the home for your most important stuff—now we're bringing it to life with a growing family of products. As we scale our global brand, there’s plenty of space for you to grow alongside us and simplify life for millions of people around the world.

Our finance team is building the financial infrastructure to scale our growing company. We combine analytical and strategic thinking to develop a sound financial future for our global brand.

As the Tax Lead, you will work cross-functionally across the business to design, implement and support Dropbox's global tax strategy and operations.


  • Responsible for overseeing all aspects of international tax including managing US and foreign service providers
  • Responsible for international direct and indirect tax issues (e.g., VAT and sales tax)
  • Work with cross-functional teams and outside consultants located worldwide to develop, implement and defend tax planning strategies and maintain tax compliance globally
  • Oversight of quarterly and yearend international tax provision, for both foreign and US tax issues
  • Assess global cash needs and management issues
  • Monitor international areas to identify and mitigate potential tax exposure, including compliance with all aspects of FIN 48 for such international tax matters.
  • Assist with transfer pricing policies, completing annual transfer pricing studies, working with legal to maintain and develop inter-company agreements and otherwise ensuring operational compliance
  • Prepare and ensure real estate, payroll business tax, and property tax periodic filings and payments are timely reported.
  • Perform state tax registrations, including but not limited to income, business, payroll, sales/use tax, economic registrations, and update business information with states as needed.


  • CPA with 7-10 years experience in accounting with a Big 4 accounting firm and experience at a tech company
  • Advanced knowledge of IRS regulations and foreign tax issues with problem solving skills to deal with complex transactions
  • Global cash management and treasury experience
  • Detail-oriented with great organizational skills, but comfortable with ambiguity
  • Execution focused with the ability to manage complex projects involving multiple internal and third parties
  • Experience managing employees/growing team a in a fast-paced environment
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