Job Posting - Senior Analyst, Domestic Tax Compliance

Title: Senior Analyst, Domestic Tax Compliance
Company: Mead Johnson Nutrition
City, State, Country: Chicago, IL
Job Status: Full-Time Permanent

Position reports to: Director, Tax Accounting and Compliance
Location: Chicago, IL


Primarily responsible for preparing federal and state corporate tax returns and providing on-going support for any related reporting issues throughout the year. Will also assist with the preparation of monthly and annual U.S. and foreign tax provisions and participate in federal and state tax planning projects.


  • Primary responsibilities include the preparation of the federal and state income and franchise tax returns for the Company’s US business, including identifying tax filing opportunities which minimize the Company’s cash taxes.
  • Prepare international returns (5471/8858) and supporting schedules.
  • Prepare and file federal and state estimated and extension payments.
  • Assist in computing the Company’s R&D tax credit and Section 199 manufacturing deduction.
  • Assist in the month-end and year-end tax accounting reporting process, as needed.
  • Ensure that quarterly and annual tax compliance procedures comply with required control objectives.
  • Assist with federal and state tax planning projects as they arise.
  • Assist in federal and state tax audits by gathering information and working with taxing authorities.
  • Maintain tax fixed assets file and prepare depreciation schedules and support.

Annual travel requirement:

Minimal domestic and international travel, on an as needed basis, 0% - 5%.


  • 3-5 years corporate tax experience; consolidated return experience is a strong plus.
  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting or other financial discipline required: CPA or advanced degree a plus.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with tax and non-tax professionals.
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills for multi-tasking.
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Strong background in tax process/systems/software with CorpTax experience.

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Contact: Jamie Walter