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Senior Tax Associate

Req ID: J2323333-SGA

  • Location
    St. Petersburg/Tampa, Florida, United States of America
  • Category Finance
  • Posted Wednesday, June 15, 2022
  • Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

Job Description


Responsible for carrying out tax compliance/accounting.


Tax Compliance/Accounting

  • Participate in the timely and accurate preparation/review of federal and state income tax returns and other specified tax returns.
  • Participate in the timely and accurate preparation/review of income tax provision calculations under ASC 740
  • Improve processes by identifying efficiencies in preparation and information gathering procedures.
  • Seek ways to identify tax savings opportunities and work with others, where applicable, to implement those strategies approved by Jabil management.
  • Actively maintain and improve the administration of procedures and internal controls within the tax function in accordance with Sarbanes-Oxley §404 compliance
  • Perform tax research for tax return items and special projects.
  • Collaborate with other departments on cross-functional projects.
  • Keep up to date on changes in tax law and related guidance through webcasts, technical reading, and trainings.
  • Problem solve potential tax issues identified.
  • Train/supervise other employees within the department.
  • Select, develop, evaluate and motivate subordinates to provide the department with a source of qualified talent.
  • Must be analytical and knowledgeable in accounting procedures and practices and be capable of working independently with general supervision from the Manager/Director


  • Typically reports to Management.  Direct supervised job title(s) typically include:
  • Tax Intern
  • Tax Associate
  • Tax Associate II



  • Experience in analytical tasks and research
  • Working knowledge of tax technical rules
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment
  • Proficient in tax return software, CorpTax preferred
  • Working knowledge in use of Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)


  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Taxation.  Master’s degree strongly preferred.
  • CPA certificate or JD
  • Has 5+ years of experience
  • OR 3+ Years of experience with Master's degree

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