Lockheed Martin Staff Tax Accountant in Bethesda, Maryland
Description: -Performs tasks with supervision, related to income tax compliance, such as returns, extensions, forecasts, and tax provisions for business sectors and certain heritage business units.
-Develops and maintains critical relationships between Tax, Controller, Treasury, Legal, and Business Units to ensure Tax has a well-informed view of business operations.
-Manages tax planning and compliance function, including the preparation of Federal/State corporate and partnership returns. Assists with corporate tax initiatives.
-Manages the tax budgeting and forecasting processes, including the preparation of estimated payments.
-Provides support in reviewing new and existing tax laws, court cases, regulations, and rulings to ensure minimization of the corporate tax burden.
-Reconciles accounts and maintains tax accounting records.
-Coordinates closely with Tax Accounting and Reporting team to ensure timely and accurate preparation of quarterly and annual tax provision and related disclosures.
Desired Skills: -Completed a tax course(s) during course of study.
-1-3 years of work experience in a financial role
-Masters and 1 year of work experience in a financial role
-Experience using accounting OneSource, SharePoint, and CorpTax.
-Basic accounting and financial understanding
-Effective verbal, written, and presentation communication skills.
-Intermediate proficiency with MS Office Suite- especially Excel
-Analytical skills and accuracy are required
-Ability to work well & respectfully with peers and others in the organization
-Ability to work with poise in a fast-paced, high pressure environment.
-Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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