Senior Tax Accountant

Location
Richmond, VA
Posted
Jul 12, 2019
Closes
Jul 26, 2019
Ref
221618
Function
Accountant, Finance
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary/Company:
Sparks Group is partnering with a global, publicly-traded company to staff Senior Tax Accountant need in the Richmond, VA area. This role is responsible for compliance with tax aspects of US GAAP and SOX reporting, ensuring that the company's global financial statements accurately reflect the impact of tax. The Tax Lead role will give guidance to more junior GAAP tax accountants.

Open to transplants from the Washington DC Metro Area, looking to make a lifestyle change, and career move to Richmond, VA. If you're a skilled Tax Accountant looking to take your career to the next level, this role is for you!

Responsibilities:
  • First level review of quarterly and annual tax provision in compliance with Statutory requirements and the GAAP.
  • Streamline the global tax provision processes and assist with the implementation of those improvements under the direction of the Tax leadership team.
  • Act as the administrator for all tax provision technologies; ensuring tax provision calculation efficiency, proper training to global team members, optimizing the use of our general ledger and tax compliance software.
  • Oversee compliance with SOX control requirements.
  • Collaborate with accounting and finance department team members, as appropriate.

Qualifications/Background Profile:
  • 3+ years of experience in Corporate Tax/Accounting or Public Accounting
  • Bachelor of Arts or Science degree in Accounting or equivalent (e.g. Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Accounting)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license is a plus
  • Comfortable working with various software applications including Oracle and OneSource income tax provision
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate tax complexities to non-tax professionals

Qualified candidates should send their resume AND call Sparks Group for additional details. Please note, resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered. We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

Sparks Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy, citizenship, family status, genetic information, disability, or protect veteran status.