Redbox Income Tax Accountant - Redbox in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Income Tax Accountant


Position Overview_________________________

The Income Tax Accountant is primarily responsible for preparing workpapers and returns for Redbox Automated Retail, LLC and the consolidated group. He/she will be responsible for preparing the tax provision for financial reporting and calculating estimated taxes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare tax returns for federal Redbox and consolidated parent companies

  • Organize and maintain return workpapers, including: calculating book-tax differences and supporting schedules

  • Calculate federal estimates and extensions and assist with cash tax forecasting for current and future years

  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual income tax provisions and related financial statement disclosures in accordance with ASC 740

  • Maintain and communicate necessary updates for fixed assets including tax depreciation schedules and calculations, and support to indirect tax stakeholders

  • Assist with preparation of state and local income/franchise tax returns, workpapers, and estimates and extensions

  • Monitor changes in tax rates and legislation, update management and team about discovered modifications and initiate alterations to comply with authoritative requirements

  • Research new and ongoing issues using online tax research tools and conclude on accurate application of federal and state law. Communicate research findings either orally or in writing.

  • Compile and prepare information and supporting documentation in response to notices and audits,

  • Maintain notice activity relative to incoming notices and active notice balances

  • Collaborate with members within tax department and with professionals across the business

  • Other duties and special projects as assigned

Education & Experience

  • Minimum 2+ years of federal income tax experience; multi-state income/franchise tax experience a plus

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field

  • CPA, Corptax, (Tax compliance software) OneSource (Provision) and FAS experience, a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills Proficient in Word, experience with Microsoft Dynamics (or other general ledger systems) a plus

  • Must be detail oriented. Able to organize, problem-solve, and execute multiple tasks and priorities

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work under tight reporting deadlines as a team player and independently

Physical Requirements

Sedentary work involves remaining in a stationary position most of the time in front of a computer, using a keyboard, mouse and telephone. Regularly operate a computer and other office equipment. Occasionally move about the work site to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc. Exert up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or regularly move objects. Communicate and exchange information with co-workers and other individuals in person and electronically.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.

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Posting Notes: || United States || Illinois || Oakbrook Terrace || ||