Tax Analyst

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Oak Brook, IL
$65,000 - $75,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Feb 16, 2017
Job ID
$6.5B SEC Specialty Manufacturing Company—Oak Brook, IL (near western burbs)—Salary Commensurate with Experience
The Sizzle
  • Voted one of “America’s Best Mid-Size Employers” by Forbes Magazine (2016).
  • Voted one of “Fortune’s 100 Fastest-Growing Companies.”
  • Company promises growth both gradually and through strategic acquisitions, offering experiences and prospects for professional development.
Position Summary

Seeking Tax Analyst to periodically file US Federal and State Income Tax Returns (1120 Consolidation) for Company’s US subsidiaries. The Analyst will also assist with audit responses and quarterly forecasts for tax and US GAAP purposes. The person in this role will have the opportunity to gain valuable income tax experience and take on additional responsibilities with more complex transactions.
Minimum Education & Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required; CPA preferred; MST a plus.
  • 2+ years’ experience with US income tax compliance (1120 Consolidation) in either a large manufacturing company or public accounting.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Experience with OneSource or similar tax software preferred.
  • Ability to independently research issues using RIA and public information.
  • Strong desire to learn and achieve high-quality work with great attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of Company and work well in a team environment.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assist in timely filing of income tax returns required by IRS and states (i.e. quarterly estimates, annual state and federal tax returns, and quarterly/annual tax provision calculations).
  • Prepare and develop related supporting documentation, including state and federal audit support.
  • Suggest and implement process improvement ideas for tax compliance.
  • Suggest and/or implement tax saving ideas or reductions of reliance on outside advisors and associated fees.
  • Adapt to changing laws, accounting rules, business practices, and continuous evolution of IT systems related to income tax compliance.
  • Work with outside advisors, other sections of Company finance organization, IT, and related functions to effectively produce timely and accurate income tax documentation.
  • Assist in other tax-related tasks as assigned.