Tax Accountant Senior

  • location: Atlanta, GA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $20.68 - $24.14 per hour
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Tax Accountant Senior

job summary:
Tax Accountant Senior - Atlanta, GA

  • This is a contract role expected to last 3 months.
Tax Accountant Senior - Job Duties:

  • Uses financial data to prepare and record general ledger journal entries.
  • Prepares cash and balance sheet account reconciliations.
  • Analyzes the financial statements and provides concise explanations for variances.
  • Researches period over period variances in revenue, cost of sales, and expense and provides logical explanations for the fluctuations.
  • Prepares self-reporting invoices for enhancement and insurance type activities.
  • Assists internal clients by providing information required to file tax returns, prepare insurance documentation, and any other required information pertaining to the entity.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of budgeting, cash management and financial analysis processes
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, financial statements, practices and procedures
  • Considerable knowledge of banking functions
  • Skill in analytical and statistical examination for complex problem solving
  • Skill in the use of 10-key adding machine, computer and general office tools
  • Ability to create spreadsheets and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office and accounting software
Compensation: $20.68-$24.14/hr

 
location: Atlanta, Georgia
job type: Contract
salary: $20.68 - 24.14 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
























Request:

Business Professional - Tax Accountant Senior*





Request Code:

JTC_Tax Accountant III





Qty:

1





Desired Start Date:

6/25/2018





Duration:

3 Months 1 Day < 1 Week 2 Weeks < 1 Month 1 Month 2 Months 3 Months 4 Months 5 Months 6 Months Specify





CMO Owner:



Landers, Brittany







Position Comments:

Tax Accountant Senior

Quantity: 1

Duration: 3 months to extend

Physical Location of contractor: ATL, GA 1100 Ste 400



Schedule/Shift: Monday - 8:30AM - 5:30PM



Ideal candidate will have experience in fund accounting. Investment / portfolio accounting, mutual funds, or other investment operations Financial Services experience would be ideal. Individual will be working with collective funds.



JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for recording general ledger journal entries, preparing client invoices, conducting account reconciliation and various analyses of financial statements

GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Uses financial data to prepare and record general ledger journal entries.

- Prepares cash and balance sheet account reconciliations.

- Analyzes the financial statements and provides concise explanations for variances.

- Researches period over period variances in revenue, cost of sales, and expense and provides logical explanations for the fluctuations.

- Prepares self-reporting invoices for enhancement and insurance type activities.

- Assists internal clients by providing information required to file tax returns, prepare insurance documentation, and any other required information pertaining to the entity.

- Performs other related duties as assigned.



EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in Accounting



GENERAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

- Knowledge of budgeting, cash management and financial analysis processes

- Knowledge of accounting principles, financial statements, practices and procedures

- Considerable knowledge of banking functions

- Skill in analytical and statistical examination for complex problem solving

- Skill in the use of 10-key adding machine, computer and general office tools

- Ability to create spreadsheets and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office and accounting software

- Attention to detail and accuracy

- Ability to prepare financial reports

- Ability to understand financial information

- Ability to work with entry-level and middle managers in analyzing financial situations

- Ability to handle stressful situations

- Ability to maintain confidentiality

- Ability to meet deadlines

- Ability to work in an organized manner and consistently follow-up on tasks

- Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients and public



Strong Excel skills

Preferred experience with fund accounting and Invest One























General Information

















Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY:

Prepares federal, state, and local income tax returns, maintains tax records and is responsible for all aspects of sales and property tax liabilities for multiple legal entities.

GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Prepares, reviews and files various reports for federal, state and local reporting as well as other areas of tax compliance (monthly, quarterly, annually).

- Maintains current knowledge of tax laws, updates, and revisions and informs management of issues affecting FIS.

- Reviews proposals for tax implications and recommends actions that meet business plans while managing tax liability.

- Investigates and reconciles discrepancies.

- Anticipates potential tax filing conflicts and resolves before returns are filed (i.e. acquisitions, fixed purchase option leases, etc.).

- Reconciles any year-end balances and recover any tax overpayments.

- Requests refunds for dual taxation, incorrect assessment, and exempt property.

- Assists with tax audits.

- Monitors internal reporting software database for integrity and maintenance.

- Performs other related duties as assigned.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or the equivalent combination of education, training, and work experience. Due to continual changes in tax regulations, continuing education is required.

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

- Good understanding of generally accepted accounting principles as well as company accounting policies, procedures and standards

- Knowledge of federal, state and local income, use and sales tax concepts, practices and procedures for multiple entities in multiple jurisdictions

- Communicates ideas both verbally and in written form in a clear, concise, and professional manner

- Ability to analyze and solve problems using learned techniques and tools

- Analytical and statistical examination skills

- Ability to understand and apply learned concepts

- Attention to detail, accuracy and confidentiality

- Demonstrated ability to plan and accomplish work to ensure critical deadlines are met

- Ability to create spreadsheets and demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office and accounting software

- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients and public











 
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