McDonald's SUPV-ACCOUNTING in Oak Brook, Illinois


Job Description:

This is a great opportunity for an individual to gain a broad perspective of McDonald's Global Business Services (GBS) by joining the Payroll Tax Area in GBS Finance. In addition to Payroll Tax, GBS Finance is made up of a number of areas including the McDonald's Employee Service Center, Profit Sharing and Real Estate Accounting. GBS provides services to over 90,000 active McDonald's employees as well as any former employees in the US and Canada, McDonald’s company owned restaurants and Regional and Divisional offices. GBS is focused on delivering 100% Customer Satisfaction in a timely, high quality and accurate manner while ensuring adherence to internal controls.

The Payroll Tax Supervisor is responsible for supervision, oversight, and guidance of a 6 person team with responsibility for all Payroll tax payments and returns and tax related activity for US and Canada including relocation income processing, GL account analysis, tax edits, W-2 reporting, stock option reporting, company car income processing and Canada banking. This individual must ensure that tax payment deadlines are met and that research issues are resolved timely. Additionally, this individual must mentor and coach a team as well as be willing to problem solve and look for process improvements and efficiencies.

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United States

EOE Statement:

McDonald’s Corporation is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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Minimum Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in business, accounting and/or finance required

  • 3+ years of experience in accounting

  • 2+ years of people management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Payroll tax experience a plus

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills to interface with all levels

  • Customer focused

  • Ability to prioritize and work efficiently in a fast paced, multitasking, deadline driven environment

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Experience with Lawson Payroll System and Oracle eBusiness Suite (specifically General Ledger & FBI)

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, working knowledge of Microsoft Word






  • Team oversight and workload balancing

  • Review and approve tax payments, returns and edits and complete the 941 Federal Return

  • Complete quarterly account analysis along with review and sign off of all Tax Group account analysis

  • Oversee the Tax ACH payment process

  • Respond to IRS, state and local tax notices and ensure compliance with tax law changes

Job Title:

Accounting Payroll/Tax Supervisor


Oak Brook