Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit www.weatherford.com and connect with Weatherford on LinkedIn , Twitter , YouTube and Facebook .
Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world's current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.
We are looking for a Senior Tax Analyst to assist Weatherford's Tax Compliance department. The candidate will work closely with managers and directors in the corporate tax compliance group.
This position will focus on tax compliance items (federal, state, foreign). This role will interface with tax department personnel in multiple areas as well as the Accounting and Finance departments on tax compliance issues.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist tax compliance group in the preparation of federal tax compliance forms including Forms 1120, 1065, 5471, 8858, and 1042.
Prepare federal calculations on book-tax differences
Assist in preparing and reviewing year-end tax provision process.
Ability to be continuously updated on new federal laws
Detailed federal tax research using Checkpoint and BNA tax research products.
Assist compliance manager/director in completion of tax compliance special projects.
Help in preparing state returns once federal return is completed
Prepare forms such as W-8 and W-9.
Ability to work long hours and weekends when required
Proficient using Excel (Pivot tables, V-lookups, Formulas, Functions).
Attention to detail, completeness, and accuracy.
Background in tax process/accounting systems/software (OneSource, Hyperion, JDE).
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Excellent communication skills, highly organized, able to prioritize tasks, and to work within team dynamics.
Must reside in the Houston, TX area
Minimum 5 years tax experience with large corporate tax compliance and/or public accounting firm with knowledge regarding State income and franchise tax returns.
CPA certification preferred
Advanced degree is a strong plus.
POSITION SPECIFIC DETAILS
Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested
Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. We may be a large company, but we empower our team to create fresh ideas that challenge convention and break the status quo. Our employees are the key to driving our growth and success. Everywhere we operate, they are inspired to develop new and efficient ways of raising the bar to meet the needs of an evolving industry and solve our clients’ toughest challenges.
At Weatherford, you will work in an exciting, high-energy environment where we are making groundbreaking, award-winning advancements in oilfield technology. The opportunity to explore your potential is limitless.
Visit www.weatherford.com/careers to learn more.
Weatherford is ranked in the Global Top 10 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.