Job Posting: Senior Tax Accountant, Alliance Data

Title: Senior Tax Accountant
Company: Alliance Data
City, State, Country: Columbus, OH, USA
Job Status: Full-Time Permanent

The Sr. Tax Accountant role will be focused on preparing and reviewing the Research and Development (R&D) tax credit study and Section 199 Manufacturing Deduction. This will include participating in interviews with company engineers, gathering supporting documentation, preparing technical write-ups, and completing tax computations.


  • Preparation and review of the Section 199 Manufacturing Deduction
  • Preparation and review of federal and state R&D tax credits
  • Assist in audit defense of federal and state R&D tax credits   
  • Support tax process improvement efforts
  • Assist in special projects as needed


  • BS/BA in Accounting
  • 3-5 years public accounting or corporate tax environment
  • Experience with R&D tax credits and Section 199, a plus
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of tax concepts and principles
  • Detects issues and develops an approach to resolve issues; ability to determine priorities and meet critical deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills; aptitude for detail and accuracy; strong desire to learn
  • Ability to work with a team, take general directions from several sources, focus attention on details and complete projects
  • Very strong analytical skills; strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to exercise judgment on tax treatment and general business issues
  • Ability to develop conclusions founded on reason, logic and interpretation
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word) and SharePoint, a plus
  • PeopleSoft, ONESOURCE Tax Provision, and/or ONESOURCE Income Tax experience, a plus
  • Minimal travel required
Contact: Sheryl Goforth
Telephone: 214-494-3417