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Tax Analyst

Thomson Reuters Publishing / Editorial 3/29/2018 4:19:04 PM Carrollton, TX United States of America
Job Description

We are currently looking for a skilled tax professional in our Software Development Team as a Tax Analyst.  Located in Carrollton, Texas just outside of Dallas, Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting offers an alternative career path for experienced Tax Professionals. As an Analyst you will put your tax knowledge and experience to work, while enjoying a casual work environment without the pressures of billable hours.

As a Tax Analyst you will have a direct impact on the efficiency, intuitiveness, accuracy and documentation of assigned GoSystem Tax products. You will collect, analyze, and prioritize requirements from taxing authorities, marketing, support, customers, and other sources all in an effort to enhance the most reliable tax software in the industry.  You may also share your expertise by assisting in the training of entry level tax accountants.

At Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting our employees have access to a rich benefits package including: medical benefits, dental and vision benefits, company paid holidays, a 401(k) savings plan, Flexible Spending Accounts, an Employee Assistance Program, wellness programs, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Develop and maintain an understanding of the following:

  • Complex tax concepts
  • GoSystem products
  • GoSystem development platforms
  • PC operating systems and user interface guidelines

Define complex projects including but not limited to:

  • State & Federal projects
  • Writing applicable online help
  • Coordinate work with other departments
  • Ensure and implement consistency standards
  • Assist in the design and development of new projects outside the core application

Ensure quality products by providing the following:

  • Test programs for technical accuracy and cosmetic appearance
  • Develop and maintain testing documentation books
  • Create program change requests, update control sheets and resolve issues with Systems Engineers
  • Review and correct projects to ensure they are accurate, clear and concise
  • Suggest and implement product enhancements

Provide technical assistance and client support including but not limited to:

  • Answering technical questions
  • Responding to client requests and inquiries
  • Responding to project escalations

Communicate with other employees, clients and supervisor related to the following:

  • Errors, program problems, status reports, changes and enhancements
  • All factors which might delay deadlines or completion of a project
  • Attend periodic seminars and training classes to stay abreast of industry products; maintain skill levels and/or certifications

Thomson Reuters is the leading source of intelligent information for the world’s businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance and/or Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • 1040, 1120, or 1065 tax return preparation experience preferred
  • CPA or CPA candidate or EA a plus
  • Demonstrable oral and written communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge of tax accounting laws and regulations
  • Thorough knowledge of computer operating systems and computer software
  • Ability to work and react independently
  • Ability to estimate project budget, assess due dates and follow through on timely completion

Why is Thomson Reuters a great place for me to work?

Each of us brings a unique perspective to our work. That perspective is shaped by where we live, the business we advance, and the decisions we influence. But true impact isn't something any of us achieves alone. It's only possible when ideas connect and talents are shared. Together, the power of our perspectives will move the world. That's why you're being invited to bring it.

What are Thomson Reuters core values?

Trust:  We act with integrity and independence by holding ourselves and each other to be ethical and reliable in all we do.

Partnership: We work together, with each other, with our customers and with industry partners to deliver superior results and experiences.

Innovation: We innovate to serve our customers, drive our growth and win in dynamic business environments.

Performance: We deliver results, excelling at work that positively impacts the world.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one – collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 50,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Bring your ambition to make a difference. We’ll bring a world of opportunities.

As a global business we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.



Locations
Carrollton-Texas-United States of America
Req #: JREQ101836
Locations: Carrollton-Texas-United States of America
Job Function: Publishing / Editorial
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