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Tax Accountant

Date: Jul 9, 2021

Location: Columbus, GA, US

Company: W.C. Bradley Co.

Job Summary

Responsible for preparation of tax-related schedules, reporting to taxation authorities at the federal, state, county, and local levels in a timely manner, and advising management on the tax impact of various corporate strategies.  Assist with the development and implementation of global tax processes, procedures and policy management for the worldwide operations of W.C. Bradley Co. (the “Company”).  Responsible for researching the tax laws and implementing policies and procedures to ensure the Company is compliant with current tax rules and regulations.  

Duties and Responsibilities

•    Support the tax reporting process by assisting with preparation of federal, state, and local income tax returns to ensure tax returns are filed accurately, completely and timely. 
•    Assist with preparing State Apportionment schedules, M-1 schedules, Tax Depreciation schedules, and other tax schedules to be provided to external tax preparers; review external tax work in a timely manner in order to meet tax filing deadlines. 
•    Provide support in other areas of taxation as needed, (i.e. Sales & Use Tax, Taxable Fringe Benefits.) 
•    Provide guidance for Tax Depreciation (Federal, AMT, and State) to those responsible for setting-up fixed asset additions.
•    Gather information needed for preparing the R&D Tax credit and other available federal and state tax credits.
•    Maintain an up-to-date knowledge and understanding of Federal tax regulations as well as Local jurisdictions where the organization conducts business; assist with updating Company policies and procedures to ensure the Company is compliant with tax laws and current with tax filing requirements.
•    Responsible for various annual and quarterly tax related filings (FBAR, 1099s, 1042s, QFR, Ohio CAT, Census Surveys)
•    Compile and perform qualitative and quantitative statistical analyses of financial records to identify tax savings and/or impact of new tax laws.  
•    Assist with budget assumptions for taxes (both income and composite) and related tax accruals.
•    Promote ethics and compliance; build and sustain an environment where adherence to and reinforcement of the highest standards of integrity and ethics are the norm.  Identify opportunities and take action to enhance compliance within own team.  Ensure enterprise leaders receive the communication and instruction needed to act in accordance with policies and procedures.  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external business partners. Promote reputation and social responsibility; seek out and maintain external relationships and alliances, strengthening the organization's impact on and reputation in the community. Serve as a credible spokesperson, representative, and sponsor of the company to the public and the community.
•    Performs duties with minimal direction for independent action.
•    Other duties as deemed necessary to support Tax, Treasury, Finance, and Management 

Qualification Requirements

Minimum Education:    Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Tax and Accounting.  

Minimum Work Experience:    3 – 4 years of progressive experience in U.S. Corporate tax, either in industry or in public accounting.

License(s) / Certification(s):    CPA preferred, or CPA candidate.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

•    Familiarity with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices and procedures.
•    Proficiency using a Personal Computer (PC) to include Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
•    Solid teamwork and interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with team members and senior management.
•    Time management skills and the ability to work effectively under time constraints.
•    Project management skills, including the ability to effectively manage multiple projects of various diverse scope in a cross-functional environment.
•    Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to present and discuss technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuade others, and gains understanding.
•    Business planning, analytical, and conceptual skills.
•    Strong research skills with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to complete tasks.
•    Ability to be an enthusiastic, productive team player.
•    Ability to maintain a high degree of personal initiative.
•    Ability to adhere to strict confidentiality guidelines when handling sensitive and confidential matters.
•    Ability to represent the company professionally to outside third parties.
•    Ability to leverage experiences and exercise independent judgment and creative problem-solving techniques in highly complex environment using leading-edge technology and/or diverse user systems.
•    Ability to develop solutions to solve problems and seize opportunities for sustaining business success.
•    Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.
•    Ability to work in a constant state of alertness.

Physical Requirements

Represents the appropriate physical requirements of the job in the course of the work.

For employment within the United States, the W.C. Bradley Co. uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired team members.  To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit the U.S. Citizen and Immigration Service at

The W.C. Bradley Co. is an Affirmative Action / Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, or veteran status. We support and obey laws that prohibit discrimination where we do business.

Federal law requires the W.C. Bradley Co. to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. If you are interested in applying for employment with the W.C. Bradley Co. and require special assistance or accommodation to complete any part of the application and pre-employment process, please contact our Human Resources Office at 706.571.6080 or visit us at 1017 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA  31902.

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