Senior Tax Accountant - Income Tax - (Partial Remote)

General Dynamics Information Technology
Herndon, VA
Nov 23, 2021
Nov 26, 2021
Full Time
Travel Required: Less than 10%Public Trust: NoneRequisition Type: RegularSenior Tax Accountant - Income TaxWe are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important.GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity.Our work depends on a Senior Tax Accountant - Income Tax joining our team to support the GDIT Tax Department activities in Herndon, VA.At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Tax Accountant - Income Tax supporting the GDIT Tax Department, you will be trusted to support tax department strategy, planning and compliance functions. In this role, a typical day will include:Tax Strategy and Planning:Participates in tax forecasts including liability, cash tax and effective tax rateStrategic tax planning, analysis, and communicationIdentify/Support tax saving or risk mitigating opportunitiesImplement/Manage tax saving or risk mitigating opportunitiesAnalyze and support tax ramifications of contract proposalsResearch jurisdictional tax law and maintains current knowledge of tax laws affecting the companyProvide guidance to non-tax functions regarding direct and indirect tax requirementsAccounting for Income Tax and Tax Compliance:Analyze and prepare journal entries including income and transactional taxesPreparation of federal and state income tax returnsAssist in automation and review of indirect tax returnsSupport corporate headquarters in audit inquiriesSupport state income and non-income tax audit inquiriesParticipates/Assists in business unit financial statement internal and external audit inquiriesIdentify/Support process improvements, systems enhancements, and process automationREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or relevant discipline5+ years of relevant experienceExperience with corporate taxationUS Citizenship for system accessPreferred Qualifications:Highly proficient and able to perform all responsibilities associated with the positionGrasps and applies new information quickly; handles more complex assignmentsShows initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment, and professionally executes projects with little directionLeadership and supervisory skillsIn-depth knowledge of computer computerized Finance SystemsEffective written and verbal communication skillsModerately complex financial analysis skillsTax preparation or work experience with multi-state corporationsHandles moderately complex assignments and multiple projects at onceIntermediate knowledge of revenue recognition and profit analysis concepts and techniquesIntermediate knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley audit and reporting requirementsIntermediate Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)Intermediate technical knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)Intermediate technical knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)Intermediate knowledge of Long-Term Accounting for Government contracts, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Financial Accounting Standards Board statements, Securities Exchange ActWHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:Full-flex work week401K with company matchChallenging work that makes a real impact on the world around youInternal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career#GDITPriorityGDIT CAREERSOpportunity OwnedNot sure this job's the one for you? Check out our other openings at /careers.This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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