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Senior Tax Accountant - Boston - Corporate Finance

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Company: Liberty Mutual Insurance

Location: Boston, MA

Date Posted: February 28, 2014

Source: Liberty Mutual Insurance

Advance your career at Liberty Mutual Insurance - A Fortune 100 Company! Liberty Mutual’s highly integrated tax organization (consisting of over 70 tax professionals) provides a collegial framework to achieve results. Typically, professionals contribute across all the key components of tax including planning & research, audits, compliance & financial reporting. You will become a consummate tax professional vs. merely a specialist or tax technician. The structure of the tax organization encourages and drives collaboration and teamwork. Therefore, you need to be an excellent communicator and execution oriented to succeed. A successful candidate will need to take ownership of key projects and deliverables, as well as manage ambiguity. The ability to be flexible and comfortable with change will also be critical to your success. Responsibilities: · Develop federal or state corporate tax technical expertise. · Ensure timely and accurate filing of tax returns, quarterly estimates and extensions. Recommend and implement processes that improve the efficiency and accuracy of compliance related activities. · Respond to complex inquiries from business units and taxing authorities. Partner with business units and other departments within Corporate Financial to ensure the accuracy of tax returns and financial statement balances. · Assist with tax controversies, including: responding to information document requests; anticipating future controversy issues; and evaluating the impact of proposed adjustments on the Company's current and future operations. · Participate in the preparation and review of the global income tax provision process on a quarterly and annual basis. · Assist in tax research, planning, special projects and presentations for management. · Keep abreast of current tax laws, regulations and practices. Your Challenge Because Corporate Taxation hires only the best & brightest, you will be rewarded with interesting assignments that challenge your ability to perform. The more you do, the better you do -- and the quicker you move forward. You will develop and improve your tax technical, analytical and interpersonal ...
Advance your career at Liberty Mutual Insurance - A Fortune 100 Company! Liberty Mutual’s highly integrated tax organization (consisting of over 70 tax professionals) provides a collegial framework to achieve results. Typically, professionals contribute across all the key components of tax including planning & research, audits, compliance & financial reporting. You will become a consummate tax professional vs. merely a specialist or tax technician. The structure of the tax organization encourages and drives collaboration and teamwork. Therefore, you need to be an excellent communicator and execution oriented to succeed. A successful candidate will need to take ownership of key projects and deliverables, as well as manage ambiguity. The ability to be flexible and comfortable with change will also be critical to your success. Responsibilities: · Develop federal or state corporate tax technical expertise. · Ensure timely and accurate filing of tax returns, quarterly estimates and extensions. Recommend and implement processes that improve the efficiency and accuracy of compliance related activities. · Respond to complex inquiries from business units and taxing authorities. Partner with business units and other departments within Corporate Financial to ensure the accuracy of tax returns and financial statement balances. · Assist with tax controversies, including: responding to information document requests; anticipating future controversy issues; and evaluating the impact of proposed adjustments on the Company's current and future operations. · Participate in the preparation and review of the global income tax provision process on a quarterly and annual basis. · Assist in tax research, planning, special projects and presentations for management. · Keep abreast of current tax laws, regulations and practices. Your Challenge Because Corporate Taxation hires only the best & brightest, you will be rewarded with interesting assignments that challenge your ability to perform. The more you do, the better you do -- and the quicker you move forward. You will develop and improve your tax technical, analytical and interpersonal skills leading to increased responsibilities and advancement opportunities. Your Training Curriculum You will participate in training that is among the best in the industry. You will be taught the skills you will need to become a successful tax professional. You will attend customized training programs on tax technical and tax accounting techniques, as well as learn insurance concepts.
, , Corporate Taxation seeks highly motivated professionals in the Boston office with: · Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field. Advanced degree or CPA preferred · Minimum of 3 years of professional experience, preferably with a major public accounting firm or large multi-national company · Strong Federal and/or State tax compliance experience · Solid understanding of ASC 740 · Excellent written and oral communication skills · Effective and accurate tax research skills · CPA and/or Masters in Taxation preferred · Highly motivated individual with ability to multitask and complete assignments within time constraints and deadlines. Benefits: We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following: * 401K and Company paid pension plan * Medical coverage * Dental coverage * Paid time-off * Pay-for-Performance * Discounts on automobile and homeowner's insurance * Discount fitness memberships * Flexible spending accounts * Tuition reimbursement * Vision care coverage * Work/Life resources * Credit Union membership * Employee and Dependent life insurance * Disability insurance * Accidental death & dismemberment insurance Overview: We believe strongly that commercial success can be achieved in a manner consistent with principles and ideals that bind us together as one company, that set us apart from our competitors, and that in the end will allow us to say we have succeeded commercially by doing the right thing the right way. We believe that the Company's success is inextricably linked to our employees' satisfaction and success: satisfaction that they work for an industry leader committed to improving safety, satisfaction that they work for a company that does the right thing, and satisfaction that the company will reward them for their contributions and provide opportunities for personal growth and success. We believe our employees take pride in knowing that they help people live safer more secure lives everyday. Responsibility. What's your policy?
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