Essential Job Functions
+ Assists in preparing local, state, and federal tax returns to meet business needs; ensures compliance with governmental tax laws.
+ Assists in preparing and analyzing tax records and reports to meet business needs; researches basic discrepancies and determines appropriate course of action.
+ Assists in preparing claims for tax refunds; researches inquiries from government agencies regarding filings, compliance, and other claims.
+ Assists in preparing statistical and financial reports to provide management with information on financial accounts.
+ Maintains tax records for historical purposes; prepares miscellaneous tax studies and assignments.
+ Utilizes computer to input, retrieve, or display tax information to keep records current and standardized.
+ Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
+ Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field preferred
+ Two or more years of experience in accounting or finance
+ Experience working with tax laws, tax forms and processing
+ Experience working with accounting principles and accounting software and databases
+ Analytical and problem solving skills
+ Planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work
+ Personal computer and business solutions software skills
+ Communication skills for providing documentation to support personnel, customers, and managers
+ Ability to work independently and as part of a team