Randstad Senior Tax Accountant in Houston, Texas
Senior Tax Accountant
salary:$34 - $43.26 per hour
date posted:Saturday, February 2, 2019
Senior Tax Accountant
An international steel manufacturing company is seeking a dynamic, fast-paced, and detail-oriented Tax Accountant to join their team. On a daily basis, this person will support the preparation of annual corporate federal, state & international income tax returns, franchise & sales and use tax returns. This person will also research income tax issues
location: Houston, Texas
job type: Contract
salary: $34.00 - 43.26 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
Assist in the preparation of the annual federal, state & international income tax returns and income tax provision on a quarterly basis.
Research issues relating to tax compliance matters, mergers and acquisitions, and other federal & international planning.
Provide assistance with tax audits through information gathering and status documentation.
Respond to all tax matter and inquiries from federal, state and local jurisdictions.
Develop relationship with various business and accounting personnel throughout the company to gather and analyze data needed.
Assist business units with questions regarding sales & use tax.
Assist in the preparation of property tax filings, including coordination with third party consultants.
Obtain a thorough understanding of tax compliance and tax provision software capabilities.
Assist with internal controls compliance.
Assist with projects and support as needed.
Update and maintain the tax depreciation software.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
At least four years of prior tax experience in public accounting or within a corporate tax department. Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and tax software applications.
Strong accounting knowledge with US GAAP.
Ability to work Strong communication skills.
Experience in state income/franchise taxes and sales & use tax.
CPA and/or MST preferred.
Big 4 tax experience preferred.
IFRS knowledge a plus.
skills: Excel, Excel Macros, Property Tax, State & Local Tax, GAAP, Multi-State Tax, Tax Planning, IFRS, Excel Pivot Tables
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