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Senior Tax Analyst

Senior Tax Analyst

Job Description

Is your idea of fun working in a dynamic team environment with ability learn and teach? If so, then you could be our next Tax Analyst at the Manitowoc Company*. 

As a Senior Tax Analyst, you will be actively involved in both US and state tax disciplines.  This includes compliance, assistance in federal and state tax audits, tax research, tax accounting, and analysis and financial reporting of income taxes.  You will also work to train and mentor junior Tax Analysts and Interns.  In this role, you will regularly communicate with segment personnel and act as a resource to aid with tax issues.  Although you will not have any direct reports, you will act in a leadership and reviewer capacity on many projects.  Reporting directly to Corporate Director of Tax, this position is based in Manitowoc, WI.

If you’re up to the challenge, the reward is satisfaction . . . and knowing you helped build something real.  Join our passionate team and help build something you can be proud of – a future filled with passion, pride, and satisfaction.

Essential Job Functions

•    Review federal, state income and franchise tax returns, estimates and extensions. Prepare technically challenging computations such as UNICAP, LIFO, DPAD, R&D credit, etc.           

•    Assist with quarterly financial reporting for federal and state income taxes including preparation of the audit committee schedules and tax portions of the 10-Q. 

•    Oversee small audits and assist with federal and large state audits.

•    Research tax technical issues and prepare memorandums summarizing issues, findings and support.    

•    Resolve federal and state tax notices in a timely manner.   

•    Drive process and technology improvements within the tax department to streamline compliance and reporting.        

•    Mentor and advise more junior members of the tax department      

•    Act as a resource to segment personnel on income, sales/use and property tax issues.    

Job Requirements

•         Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance and a minimum of 4 years of prior tax experience is required.

•         Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint is required.

•         Experience with a Big Four accounting firm is preferred.

•         Progress toward CPA is a plus.

•         Experience with general ledger software (such as HFM, SAP, Oracle) is preferred. 

•         Experience with tax accounting and compliance software (such as CorpTax or TaxStream) is preferred.

•         Working conditions include a normal office environment.

*Founded in 1902, The Manitowoc Company, Inc. is a multi-industry, capital goods manufacturer with over 100 manufacturing, distribution, and service facilities in 20 countries. The company is recognized globally as one of the premier innovators and providers of crawler cranes, tower cranes, and mobile cranes for the heavy construction industry, which are complemented by a slate of industry-leading product support services. In addition, Manitowoc is one of the world's leading innovators and manufacturers of commercial foodservice equipment, which includes 24 market-leading brands of hot- and cold-focused equipment. In 2013, Manitowoc’s revenues totaled $4.0 billion, with more than half of these revenues generated outside of the United States.


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Finance, Accounting
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Manufacturing, Industrial
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 14000634
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Senior Tax Analyst

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