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Tax Accountant Staff

  • Ref: 296696
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Stamford, CT
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery / Equipment Manufacturing
  • Job Level: Experienced Non-Manager
  • Pay: $70,000 - $85,000

Opportunity Description

The basic function of the role: To perform domestic tax compliance functions for a billion-dollar engineering corporation.

Job Duties

  • Assist with the preparation of the U.S. Federal consolidated corporate income tax return and related forms and schedules.
  • Prepare separate company, unitary, and combined state income tax returns.
  • Prepare federal, state and local tax return extension and estimated tax forms and payments.
  • Assist with the quarterly and year-end domestic tax provision in accordance with ASC 740.
  • Assist with the administration of OneSource tax calendar.
  • Correspondences/responses to tax notices and tax audit assistance.
  • Perform various domestic federal and state tax projects as assigned.
  • Identify process improvements and propose ideas for streamlining processes and reporting procedures.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with various personnel at the Executive Office, including Accounting, Treasury, Legal, Human Resources and finance personnel at the business unit locations.

Experience & Skills Required

  • 3+ years of experience in public or private accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting.  Advanced degree and / or certified public accountant qualification desirable.
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office, tax and accounting software to accomplish tasks. 
  • Prior experience with Thomson Reuter’s suite of tax products, and HFM preferred, but not required.
  • Strong analytical, technology focused, interpersonal, oral/written communication and project management skills.
  • Able to work alone and as part of a team. 
  • Expresses one’s ideas and actively participates in group discussions.
  • Organized and able to meet deadlines, including working overtime when required.

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