Randstad Senior Tax Accountant in Houston, Texas

Senior Tax Accountant

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$34 - $43.26 per hour

  • date posted:Saturday, February 2, 2019

  • experience:5 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:451235

  • questions:713-273-7450.

job description

Senior Tax Accountant

job summary:

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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