Senior Tax Accountant - Carmel, IN - Excellent Company in Carmel, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/2/2021

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Job Description

Senior Tax Accountant

CPA required; Public accounting experience preferred

As a tax senior, you will be responsible for analyzing financial information and preparing financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within the organization.

Senior Tax Accountant responsibilities:

  • Prepares complex tax returns, reports and payments and ensures compliance with a multitude of timetables and daily deadlines for multiple companies under management.
  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards
  • Collect tax timing differences and review country tax provision
  • Oversee data base with compliance reporting by jurisdiction
  • Tax planning
  • Prepare underlying data and review U.S. federal and state tax returns prepared by third party provider
  • Originate and coordinate tax schedules required for returns, such as section 199A, intercompany activity, fuel tax credit, accrued expenses, and earnings & profit of controlled foreign corporations
  • Maintain tax depreciation records relative to company assets
  • Create and maintain control schedules for worldwide tax provisions and compliance reporting
  • Research and prepare answers to tax questions from third party preparers, auditors, and tax notices


  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting required

Work Experience:

  • 3-5 years of tax firm experience; Public accounting background preferred but not required


  • Licensed and active CPA is strongly preferred

Knowledge and skills:

  • Self-starter who can lead projects with minimal supervision from management
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Ability to thrive in team-based settings
  • Desire to take on the responsibility of leading a team of tax professionals
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and thrive in fast-paced environment
  • Vigorous work ethic and high-performance standards
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel

Tax professionals, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition. Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring directors, so we can connect your work experiences to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Tax Manager. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring director while preparing you for that specific interview. If you have a strong tax background and are ready to take your career to the next level, let Vaco help you make it happen. Apply today!

Job Requirements

As a tax senior, you’ll need to possess excellent problem-solving abilities, utilize strong communication skills, have an attention to detail, demonstrate an excellent attitude, and be motivated to succeed. Additional requirements of the Senior Tax Accountant role include: • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting / Tax • 3 to 5 years of experience in a relevant tax accounting role • CPA required