Job Posting: Lead Senior Tax Analyst, Income Tax Compliance (Walgreens)

Title: Tax Manager - Income Tax Compliance
Company: Walmart
City, State, Country: Deerfield, Illinois, United States
Job Status:  

The Lead Sr. Tax Analyst of Income Tax Compliance will participate in all facets of the Federal and State Income Tax compliance process and will play a critical role with key aspects of the function. This role will also include providing support to the income tax provision, tax planning and audit teams. Participate in the implementation of tax strategy. Collaborate in minimizing tax liability through advanced knowledge of tax laws and regulations and best practices. Identify new opportunities as well as maintaining current tax processes. Coaches and mentors staff and develops relationships with key stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities
  • Identifies, recommends, and communicates tax savings opportunities to management and key stakeholders through presentations and periodic reporting.
  • Provides advanced knowledge of new and existing tax methodologies by researching new law and attending conferences and seminars in the tax industry.
  • Participates in divisional and company-wide projects and programs to develop engagement for division-wide and company-wide initiatives.
  • Participates in projects and process improvements for the department.
  • Collaborates with other tax functions to implement optimal tax solutions.
  • Develops relationships with business units to serve as a partner in the business unit’s processes for value creation activities.
  • May coach and mentor more junior analysts. Leads and trains staff members on new and existing tax processes and value creation projects.

Walgreens, one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.

As the neighborhood drugstore and retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, team members and the communities we all call home.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years’ experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company OR a high school diploma/GED and at least 6 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company.
  • At least 2 years of experience with technical tax laws, regulations and interpreting tax laws.
  • At least 2 years’ experience with analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • Experience with project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives).
  • At least 1 year of experience in indirect management of team members, including assisting in the development, training and assignment of work/projects to other team members.
How to Apply

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