Siemens Careers

Sr Tax Accountant

Iselin, New Jersey

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Controlling and Finance
Business Unit: Controlling and Finance
Requisition Number: 230149
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Iselin
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.
Our support functions are split into two organizations, Corporate Core and Corporate Services. These organizations provide essential services to better enable responsible and profitable growth.
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Job Description:

Siemens Corporation is seeking a motivated individual for a Senior Tax Accountant position.   The position requires a team player that is highly organized, responsive, and extremely flexible and has the ability to handle multiple projects while producing accurate and timely results.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Prepare and review federal and state corporate income tax returns, both consolidated and stand-alone entity.
Review of monthly and annual tax provisions for accuracy
Ensure the accuracy of tax returns, tax provisions and other required reports including retention of documentation supporting tax positions under examination by tax authorities.
Lead in the Preparation and Review of the most complex accounting activities such as accounting for income taxes, SOA tax processes, and reconciliation of tax provision to tax return.
Interacts with the operating company’s management, third party advisors, external advisors and taxing authorities on tax compliance, planning and controversy issues.
Proactively seeks to improvement compliance and provision processes.
Proactively identifies tax planning opportunities.
Learn the organization’s business and contribute to problem resolution when issues identified.

Experience, Knowledge and Education: 
BS/BA in Accounting required. Masters Degree in tax or accounting a plus
CPA preferred
7 plus years of experience in preparing/reviewing consolidated federal and state corporate income tax returns required
4 plus years of experience in public accounting, with extensive technical and practical knowledge of corporate income tax and tax provision
Strong oral and written communication skills
Excellent organizational/analytical skills
Ability to manage multiple projects/assignments, while meeting deadlines
Excellent computer skills with Microsoft Excel and Adobe Acrobat required
Experience with Corptax Software, SAP, Alteryx, and /or Tableau a plus

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