Accountant- Income Tax - Avantor


: $81,925.00 - $138,780.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Accounting

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Job Summary

Perform a wide range of tax related functions associated with completing the company s tax return; development and implementation of tax planning strategies, and calculating the company s tax provision under ASC740 (formerly FAS 109).


  • Demonstrates an understanding of basic tax concepts and actively pursues increased tax knowledge through assignments and current tax developments.
  • Establishes/maintains long-term working relationships with internal clients and colleagues.
  • Shares knowledge to develop professionally and enhance service delivery.
  • Facilitates communication and provides ample assistance to team members.
  • Leverages technology to continually maximize productivity.
  • Assists in gathering information for completion of various tax compliance, including Federal and State income and franchise tax returns and audits.
  • Works with finance group of various domestic and foreign business units to gather information necessary (trial balances, fixed asset reports, compensation schedules, etc.) to prepare quarterly tax provisions, tax estimated payments, and federal and state tax returns and extensions.
  • Assists in the gathering and documenting of book-tax differences used in tax provision and return reporting.
  • Assists in the compilation of ASC 740 (formerly FAS 109) reporting workpapers.
  • Researches, quantifies, and documents tax positions and strategies.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • QUALIFICATIONS (Education/Training, Experience and Certifications)

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration
  • 2/3+ years of experience in Corporate Income Tax
  • CPA or Enrolled Agent eligibility preferred
  • KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES (Those necessary to perform the job competently)

  • Familiar with tax research software (RIA or CCH) a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Good problem solving, organizational, and communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated good team interaction skills

  • Typically works in an office environment with adequate lighting and ventilation and a normal range of temperature and noise level.
  • Work assignments are diversified. Examples of past precedent are used to resolve work problems. New alternatives may be developed to resolve problems.
  • A frequent volume of work and deadlines impose strain on routine basis.
  • Minimal physical effort is required. Work is mostly sedentary but does require walking, standing, bending, reaching, lifting or carrying objects that typically weigh less than 10 lbs.
  • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with a job.

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.
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    Associated topics: analyse, business finance, business systems analyst, financial analyst, investment analyst, investment analytics, refine, refinement, strategy, valuation analyst * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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