Job Posting: Tax Accountant Specialist (Cigna)

Title: Tax Accountant Specialist
Company: CIGNA
City, State, Country: Bloomfield, Connecticut, United States
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Job Status: Full-Time
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Role Summary

The Cigna Tax Department is seeking an Experienced Staff Accountant for a Tax Accountant Specialist role that will directly support its domestic healthcare operations. The Tax Department is known throughout the company for its technical innovation and dynamic structure. Tax Specialists are encouraged to not only develop their own job specific technical competencies but to expand their skills across the department in different areas of insurance taxation.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the financial reporting in compliance with federal and state income tax reporting regulations for assigned companies/divisions.
  • Utilizes independent judgment and discretion while working on tax research and special projects.
  • Develops strong working relationships with team members and internal accounting contacts.
  • Acts as a resource on special projects for assigned companies/divisions including support and participation in tax planning initiatives.
  • Responds to audit requests, including IRS and state & local revenue and insurance departments.
  • Actively contributes to building a high performance culture and a positive work environment.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree with a concentration in Accounting strongly preferred
  • 2-5 years of Public Accounting or Corporate Tax (income tax experience is a must)
  • Accounting, ASC 740 (f/k/a FAS 109) knowledge is a must.
  • Must be able to demonstrate competencies in corporate income tax compliance (federal and state) and working in a team environment.
  • Exposure to Insurance Statutory Accounting a plus.
  • Exposure to a variety of software applications, including tax compliance.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications is a must.
  • Masters in Taxation or CPA, a plus
  • Public Accounting firm or Big 4, a plus

For US Candidates: Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. If you require an accommodation, please visit our Careers website or contact us at +1-800-551-3539.

How to Apply

To Apply: Please follow the link at https://cigna.taleo.net/careersection/cg_external_us/jobdetail.ftl?job=15002414&tz=GMT-04%3A00. For any additional questions, you may contact Ashley Hobbs at 860-902-6603.

Contact: Ashley Hobbs
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Telephone: 860-902-6603
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