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 Summary

We have an immediate opening for a Senior Corporate Tax Analyst/Accountant to assist in the preparation and review of monthly, quarterly, and annual income tax calculations and related financial statement disclosures.

Job Description


  • Assist in preparation, review and documentation of monthly, quarterly and annual income tax provision calculations in accordance with ASC 740

  • Assist in preparation and review of reporting and disclosures related to tax in SEC filings and regulatory reports.

  • Ensure that all income statement and balance sheet tax accounts are properly stated, reconciled, and supported, with variances explained.

  • Assist in revising CORPTAX custom calculations, as needed.

  • Document compliance with all relevant SOX controls.

  • Analyze information and accounting transactions, perform research, and make recommendations regarding proper application of relevant tax and accounting standards.

  • Liaison with accounting, tax compliance, and treasury departments to obtain and analyze necessary tax information.

  • Assist external and internal auditors.

  • Document processes and review processes for efficiency changes.

  • Other duties as assigned, both tax and non tax related, including a variety of ad hoc projects.


  • Four years experience.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, organizational, and interpersonal skills.

  • Proficient in Excel.

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines imposed by monthly, quarterly and annual closing cycles.

  • Ability to work overtime as needed.

  • Ability and desire to learn tax software.

  • Self-motivated, successful with limited supervision, capable of re-evaluating tasks to maximize use of time.

  • Flexible personality with the ability to multi task and prioritize multiple projects.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ASC 740 experience.

  • Computer proficiency in tax and accounting software, preferably with knowledge of CORPTAX and SAP.


Masters or Equivalent in Accounting

Bachelors or Equivalent in Accounting

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield; US-Colorado-Denver; US-Louisiana-Monroe

Requisition # : 200738

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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