ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Working with outside public accounting firm, responsible for preparation of federal, state, local and special tax returns.
Responsible for compliance with federal, state, local and SEC requirements. Prepare estimated payment and quarterly provision calculations, by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
Ensure timely and accurate filing of sales and use and property tax returns
Responsible for compliance with unclaimed property laws
Ensure the accuracy of accounting for income taxes, payroll taxes, etc.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops or classes; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies.
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed, including special projects.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Analytical, high integrity and commitment to excellence
Knowledgeable in the following areas: federal and state income taxes, sales use taxes, payroll taxes, property taxes and unclaimed property.
Proficient in financial accounting for income taxes
Ability to communicate (orally and in writing) effectively.
Competent computer skills to perform essential functions.
Working knowledge of Great Plains would be a plus
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor Degree in Accounting required
MBA or MA in accounting or tax preferred
Minimum of 10 years relevant tax experience required
Prior tax experience with a national or large regional public accounting firm preferred