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Senior Tax Accountant | Sustainable Energy Solutions Company!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Senior Tax Accountant

A leading global privately-held developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions is looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to join their team. In this role, you will be responsible for a broad range of tax compliance issues in the renewable energy industry, participating in all aspects of taxation, including domestic and international reporting.


  • Prepare and review federal, state and foreign tax filings for partnerships and corporations.
  • Prepare and review elections, statements and attachments required for domestic and international tax filings.
  • Prepare workpapers in compliance with department standards.
  • Assist in the preparation of year-end tax provisions.
  • Assist in tax research, analysis and planning to meet the Company’s objectives.
  • Assist in maintaining tax depreciation ledgers and reconciliations.
  • Assist with tax audits, responses to notices and other tax related inquiries.
  • Assist in developing projects plans and workable business processes for assigned projects or function in alignment with function strategy.
  • Assist in developing and implementing process improvements.
  • Review international tax filings.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or related field; Master’s Degree in Taxation and/or CPA.
  • Minimum of 4 - 6 years of progressive tax experience.
  • Analytical, solutions-focused mindset with the proven ability to work independently as well as collaborate cross-functionally.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional technical skills and analytical capabilities with strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency with software and system applications (OneSource, Oracle, Excel, MS Word, etc.) and ability to learn internal applications.

Preferred Skills:

  • Prior experience in the energy, power, real estate, or infrastructure space is a plus.

Posted On: Wednesday, April 19, 2023

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