CenturyLink Senior Tax Analyst in Monroe, Louisiana

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing tax compliance support, including preparation, filing and paying of tax returns with an emphasis on the more complex returns. This position is responsible for the review of tax filing such as E911, franchise and TRS. This position also provides support to the Director of Transaction Tax Compliance. In addition, this position will be assigned various projects associated with state and local taxes.

Duties include:

  • Prepare, file and pay transaction tax returns with an emphasis on the more complex sales/ use, gross receipts, Communications Tax , and other similar returns.

  • Must maintain compliance with corporate policies that are determined by management.

  • Assure accurate tax information is communicated to other staff members, other departments, tax consultants and in some cases accountants, attorneys and counterparts in industry.

  • Provides aid with the training of new staff members

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Required

  • 5+ years professional experience with a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education and experience or 2-3 years with a Master's Degree.

  • Three years of accounting or tax related work experience

  • Computer and office machine skills

  • Ability to work effectively with co-workers

  • An understanding of the accounting specifications

  • Analytical skills and ability to handle challenges

  • Willingness to work overtime

  • Detail oriented and self motivated

Preferred

  • Experience in Tax return preparation

  • Working knowledge of Web Focus, Excel, SAP

  • Knowledge of telephony

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Prior office experience

Education

Bachelors or Equivalent

Alternate Location: US-Louisiana-Monroe

Requisition # : 191912

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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Disclaimer

The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.