Zurich North America is hiring a Senior Tax Analyst to join our Finance team in Schaumburg, IL.
As a Senior Tax Analyst, you would, under guidance, lead or perform complex tax transactional tasks and resolve a range of problems in tax accounting, reporting, planning, audits, research and/or compliance to ensure actions are completed to appropriate service levels or defined procedures.
The responsibilities for the role are as follows:
Prepares or reviews complex tax returns and supporting workpapers, estimated tax payments and various other tax compliance.
Prepares or reviews quarterly tax provisions, including reports to management and the external auditor, account reconciliations, tax basis balance sheet support, and execution of internal controls.
Supports company tax audits, responses to tax notices, and timely resolution of other tax controversy matters.
Performs technical research to address complex tax issues, including planning opportunities.
Provides other tax support, which may include analyses of pending legislation, preparation of required transfer pricing documentation and reporting, and implementation of legislative changes.
Analyzes processes and recommends improvements in the immediate area of responsibility.
Monitors legislative and organization developments related to the selected functions.
May manage or supervise selected functions, including planning, implementation, scheduling, and timely completion.
Analyze processes and recommend improvements in the immediate area of responsibility.
Participate in local projects or initiatives, evaluates potential impact on local reporting units, performs local implementation of changes.
Basic qualification Senior Tax Analyst:
Bachelors Degree 4 or more years of experience in the Corporate Tax area OR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 6 or more years of experience in the Corporate Tax area OR
Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice, including an Associate Degree and 4 or more years of experience in the Caproate Tax area AND
Experience in income tax
Statutory accounting knowledge
Insurance industry experience
Strong prioritization skills and organization skills
As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to our COVID-related health and safety protocols (https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq), including, without limitation, a requirement that employees attest as to their vaccination status with a YES/NO, and upload proof of vaccination status, or a negative COVID test result when applicable, to a third-party vendor. These protocols are continuously re-evaluated and the requirements may change at any time. A future with Zurich. What can go right when you apply at Zurich?
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Location(s): AM - Schaumburg Remote Working: No Schedule: Full Time