Company: Nabors
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Company Overview

Nabors Industries owns and operates one of the world's largest land-based drilling rig fleet and is a provider of offshore drilling rigs in the United States and multiple international markets. Nabors also provides directional drilling services, performance tools, and innovative technologies for its own rig fleet and those of third parties. Leveraging our advanced drilling automation capabilities, Nabors' highly skilled workforce continues to set new standards for operational excellence and transform our industry.


JOB SUMMARY

 

The Sr. Tax Manager is a key member of the Nabors Tax Services Department - focused on helping Nabors grow and become more profitable. The position is a highly visible one responsible for helping to lower the effective tax rate, improving cash flow through tax reduction techniques, ensuring that all activities are properly reported to taxing authorities, consulting with internal clients and assisting with audits.

 

 

Approximate percentage breakdown for a 12 month period:


20% audit related work
25% tax compliance
15% tax research and planning
25% ASC 740
15% Tax Administration

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


Tax Research / Planning

 

 

  • Manage the effective tax rate by helping to implement reduction techniques.

  • Reduce income taxes by working closely with local tax advisors.

  • Assist with tax concerns by providing timely tax advice.

  • Maintain supporting documentation and explanation of all major transactions.

 

Tax Compliance/Financial Reporting

  • Manage tax compliance process for federal and state income taxes as well as franchise taxes.

  • Review tax compliance documents to ensure they are prepared in good form.

  • Review ASC 740 reporting.
  • Comply with Sarbanes-Oxley 404 requirements.

Tax Audits

  • Manage tax audits.
  • Communicate with internal and external personnel, including auditors, by providing tax research and helping to defend company transactions that are challenged.

Tax Administration

  • Directly supervise two employees.
  • Develop annual goals for direct reports and review progress regularly with immediate supervisor.

  • Provide technical tax training within the department.

  • Attend relevant training programs.
  • Assist in streamlining tax processes to enhance efficiency, increase precision, and reduce risk.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS

 

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting
  • 8+ years in a large corporate and/or Big 4 tax department working with complex tax issues

  • Computer literate with knowledge of PC software (Excel, Word) and tax preparation software (OneSource Tax Provision / OneSource Income Tax)

  • ASC 740 experience
  • Tax compliance management experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

 

  • Masters degree in Tax preferred
  • CPA preferred

BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES

 

 

  • Self-starter and highly motivated.
  • Enjoys working with people to achieve outstanding results.
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
  • Strong organization skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Office environment.
  • Willing to travel to foreign locations if required.

 

Today, Nabors owns and operates the world’s largest land-based drilling rig fleet and is a leading provider of offshore platform workover and drilling rigs in the United States and numerous international markets. With operations in 28 countries, Nabors also provides directional drilling services, performance tools and innovative technologies throughout many of the most significant oil and gas markets. Leveraging our advanced drilling automation capabilities, Nabors’ highly skilled workforce continues to set new standards for operational excellence and transform our industry.

As of April 16, 2018, Nabors’ assets include:

  • 407 land drilling rigs
  • 31 offshore platform rigs

 

 

 

Nabors is ranked in the Global Top 30 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.