Federal Tax Manager


McCormick & Company, Inc., a global leader in the spice, flavor, and seasonings industry, is seeking a full-time Federal Tax Manager. This new hire will work at the Global Headquarters, located in Hunt Valley, MD. The Federal Tax Manager will report to a Tax Director II.


McCormick & Company, Incorporated is a global leader in flavor. With over $6 billion in annual sales across 170 countries and territories, we manufacture, market and distribute spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry including e-commerce channels, grocery, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. Our most popular brands with trademark registrations include McCormick, French's, Frank's RedHot, Stubb's, OLD BAY, Lawry's, Zatarain's, Ducros, Vahiné, Cholula, Schwartz, Kamis, DaQiao, Club House, Aeroplane and Gourmet Garden. Every day, no matter where or what you eat or drink, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.


Founded in 1889 and headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland USA, McCormick is guided by our principles and committed to our Purpose – To Stand Together for the Future of Flavor. McCormick envisions A World United by Flavor where healthy, sustainable and delicious go hand in hand. To learn more, visit www.mccormickcorporation.com or follow McCormick & Company on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.



The Federal Tax Manager is responsible for the preparation & review of the pro forma and consolidated federal tax return, research & document of federal tax positions, technical support of income tax compliance software systems and accurate and timely reporting of income taxes for financial statement purposes



  • Manage federal tax compliance process including the preparation and review of the pro forma and consolidated federal tax return
  • Review and analysis of business transactions and related tax reporting requirements
  • Research and provide tax technical guidance related to federal income tax issues
  • Prepare and timely file quarterly federal tax estimates and extension
  • Administer tax software and timely electronically file (efiling) federal return
  • Prepare and/or review responses to the federal taxing authority notices, inquiries, and correspondences.
  • Assist with US  GAAP income tax reporting requirements under ASC740 including quarterly income tax forecasts, annual budgeted income tax provisions that includes but not limited to calculating temporary & permanent adjustments & reconcile deferred tax balances



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
  • 5+ years of experience in tax (Subchapter C) with a combination of public & private 
  • Working knowledge of federal tax return preparation and ASC740/FIN48
  • Technology proficiency (i.e. CorpTax, SAP, Hyperion, Excel, on-line tax research)
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts in ways that are meaningful to and useful to non-tax professionals
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent quantitative skills
  • Excellent tax research, analytical and writing skills



  • Master’s Degree in finance or related field




McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 


United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore