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Experience a tax career with more freedom to optimize value and achieve your professional goals. The Tax team at Koch Industries takes greater ownership in their roles through an enhanced knowledge that comes from in-depth interaction with the businesses they support. Here, you can participate in compliance, tax position management, planning, and business consulting for domestic or international operations. By working directly with business leaders to understand the purpose and intricacies of company transactions and procedures, each team member is better equipped to apply the appropriate standards in the most efficient way possible. Demonstrate your ability to be inquisitive and explore data to improve processes and pursue career advancement across a wide range of opportunities. Koch Industries, Inc. is one of the largest private companies in the world. Its businesses have a presence in nearly 60 countries and employ over 60,000 people.


Position Summary


Domestic and International opportunities available


The Sr. Tax Accountant is responsible for working with our internal accounting groups as well as collaborating with outside CPA firms in the preparation and review of the tax accounting/reporting for federal, state and international tax compliance for the assigned Koch businesses. The successful candidate will be expected to gain an understanding of the business activities of the assigned entities to ensure proper tax treatment of business related issues. The Sr. Tax Accountant will also have the responsibility to prepare responses to federal and state audit requests related to the assigned entities. This position will also be called upon to assist with various projects related to the corporate oversight of the tax compliance procedures.


* Analyze tax return items in order to determine whether corrective action should be taken

* Analyze details submitted by operating companies to ensure support of position taken on returns and compliance with tax law

* Assist with tax provision interpretations and technical tax advice to project teams

* Prepare and review income tax returns. Contact affiliated personnel to investigate relevant facts and documents, where needed

* Consult with management to determine how the findings will affect the strategic and operating plan.

* Draft written responses to tax authorities

* Build relationships and understand tax positions of various assigned Koch businesses

* Maintain tax basis positions for assigned companies


A successful candidate will have the following characteristics:

* Excellent technical writing and editing skills, as well as strong verbal communication skills

* Strong compliance orientation

* Strong interest and aptitude for project management

* Strong desire to create value within the role and responsibilities assigned

* Strong organization skills

* Excellent technical writing and editing skills, as well as strong verbal communication skills

* Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

* Experience with process improvement, proactively streamlining procedures and reporting




Qualifications


Required

* 4 + years in a financial/accounting role

* 2 + years of experience working with corporate, partnership, and/or international tax compliance

* Demonstrated working knowledge of accounting theory to ascertain potential tax ramifications of complex business transactions

* Demonstrated knowledge of a broad range of corporate tax matters, particularly federal tax provision and compliance experience

* Strong interest and aptitude for project management

* Demonstrated workpaper documentation skills

* Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting or related degree with relevant experience.


Preferred

* Previous major CPA firm or large multi-national corporation experience

* FAS 109 accounting experience for income taxes

* Other corporate/partnership income tax experience

* Masters degree in Taxation

* CPA certification


We are an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.




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Company Description


Koch Companies Services, LLC is a services business that supports the global affiliates of Koch Industries, Inc.

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