Tax Accountant in Springdale, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

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Career Description

SUMMARY: This position is primarily responsible for assisting with the preparation of federal and state income and franchise tax returns and work papers. Other responsibilities include: assisting with the calculation and preparation of quarterly estimated tax payments; assisting with IRS and state income tax audits; performing tax research; various other income tax-related activities.

REQUIREMENTS:
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field required. Master's Degree in Accounting or Tax is a plus.

Experience: 1+ years of tax or accounting experience preferred

Computer Skills: Basic computer skills, with strong Excel aptitude; ability to efficiently learn and work with income tax preparation software, SAP and Word; perform technical research using CCH, BNA, RIA, or other tax research tools a plus.

Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Certifications: CPA certification or currently pursuing certification is a plus.

Special Skills: Ability to multitask, good interpersonal skills, corporate income tax knowledge and an understanding of financial statements.

Supervisory: None.

Travel: 0 to 3 domestic trips per year.

Special Skills: It is preferred for the candidate to have the ability to multitask, good interpersonal skills, corporate income tax knowledge and an understanding of financial statements.