Tax Accountant

OSI Systems, Inc - Hawthorne, CA3.2

Full-timeEstimated: $58,000 - $81,000 a year
EducationSkills
Overview
OSI Systems and its subsidiaries is a vertically integrated provider of specialized electronic systems and for components that meet the critical needs in the homeland security, healthcare, defense, and aerospace industries. As a global company, we are dedicated to developing solutions for our customers and the people they serve to lead the way to a safer and healthier world.

OSI is seeking an individual who will be responsible for preparing and completing OSI’s complex tax returns and reports involved with federal, state, and local income taxes. This individual will interact with the Corporate tax team as well as other finance professionals throughout the organization and it’s subsidiaries, in order to assist in tax audits and meet numerous deadlines. The Tax Accountant must be able to articulate ideas and concepts while working with key members in the organization. Additionally, the person in this position will need to learn and maintain knowledge of tax laws affecting the company.

Responsibilities
Work with the OSI Tax Team to timely and accurately prepare the US federal and state income tax returns including 5471 Forms.
Hands-on preparation of estimated tax payments, as well as projected payments to support cash management.
Actively seek ways to utilize technology to support the tax function and make processes and data gathering more efficient.
Assist the OSI Tax Team on various projects including transfer pricing, Foreign Tax Credits and Research & Development Credits.
Assist with the preparation of the global tax provision.
Assist with the variety of tax audits that OSI encounters on an ongoing basis.
Actively nurture relationships with key individuals to quickly identify and proactively address tax issues.
Assist the OSI Tax Team in identifying tax opportunities.
Uphold the company’s core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork
Demonstrate behavior consistent with the company’s Code of Ethics and Conduct
It is the responsibility of every employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem
Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business.
Qualifications
Bachelor Degree in Accounting or related field and 2+ years of experience in accounting or tax. CPA preferred.
Broad knowledge of financial accounting with a good understanding of fluctuation analysis for balance sheet accounts.
Solid experience with Microsoft Excel and demonstrated ability to learn software packages.
Strong organization, analytic and communication skills.
Team-oriented and collaborative/ able to work well with others.
Good problem solving skills with a hands-on approach.
Ability to achieve goals and meet deadlines.
Untarnished reputation for personal and professional integrity and honesty.
Exceptional organizational and general management skills, both quantitative and qualitative.
Strong presence and credibility with management skills that allow for instant credibility with key constituents.
Experience with tax software and depreciation software preferred.

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OSI Systems, Inc. has three operating divisions: (a) Security, providing security and inspection systems, turnkey security screening solutions and related services; (b) Healthcare, providing patient monitoring, diagnostic cardiology and anesthesia systems; and (c) Optoelectronics and Manufacturing, providing specialized electronic components and electronic manufacturing services for original equipment manufacturers with applications in the defense, aerospace, medical and industrial markets, among others.