Senior Tax Accountant

Veridian National Search - Richmond, VA

Senior Tax Accountant

Petroleum Additive Industry—Richmond, VA—$85-115K, no bonus


The Sizzle

  • Role is 100% in office
  • Prefers local candidate, but will relo
  • Prefers 4-5 years experience
  • Prefers public accounting experience, public/private mix works
  • Compliance -- federal 50%, income taxes 25%, process improvement 25%
  • Pension plan, 401K, 3 weeks PTO, unlimited sick days
  • Half day Fridays during the summer and holiday time


Minimum Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Master’s degree preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • 5 years relevant work experience required
  • Experience with automated accounting systems (SAP or other GL), RIA OneSource or other tax return compliance and tax provision software, and MS Office


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of tax issues affecting the company through CPE and identify opportunities to reduce the tax liability of the company. Support business initiatives while seeking opportunities to maximize shareholder value, reduce risk, and manage tax liability
  • Identify opportunities to simplify non-value-added processes and use technology to increase efficiency, including increasing automation of workpapers to improve tax compliance and close processes and increasing use of SAP functionality.
  • Calculation of the quarterly income tax accrual under ASC 740 for domestic and certain international subsidiaries, including recording accruals in general ledger software and preparation of income tax footnotes and disclosures for SEC filings.
  • Perform all job responsibilities in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley controls; revise and update Sarbanes-Oxley controls as needed. Tax Compliance and Audits
  • Assist the tax department in the preparation of federal, state and local income tax returns, including calculation of quarterly estimated payments and extension payments. Consolidated federal return includes approximately 9 domestic legal entities, 18 foreign subsidiaries, and over 15 foreign and domestic disregarded entities. The company operates in approximately 48 states.
  • Preparation of various federal, state and local tax returns, including sales and use, property, excise and fuel tax.
  • Responsible for managing multiple state audits and assisting with federal audits, including coordination and communication with auditors and internal personal to gather information necessary to respond to audit requests.
  • Research and analysis of various tax issues, including income, sales and use, and property tax

Posted On: Friday, October 22, 2021

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