Accounting Analyst - Tax Analyst - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Performs advanced professional accounting activities for specialized, complex, and/or functional areas requiring the expert knowledge and professional application of accounting principles, practices and techniques in accordance with industry standards, current laws, and university policy. May supervise or lead lower level professional accountants and other staff.

Additional Department Summary:

This position performs analysis, research, and tax compliance activities in the areas of employee taxable fringe benefits and payroll taxes. Maintains policies and procedures and provides guidance to university personnel regarding tax matters.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelors degree or higher in Accounting or Finance and four (4) years professional accounting experience; OR a Masters degree in Accounting or Business and 3 years professional accounting experience; OR CPA and 3 years professional accounting experience.

Skills and Knowledge:

Strong verbal and written communications skills and organizational skills. Thorough knowledge of PC and spreadsheet applications. Ability to work in a self-directed manner.

Preferred Qualifications:

CPA; graduate degree in accounting, tax or related field. 59 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 43887.96 Midpoint - $ 63648.0

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Tax Office
  • Accounting Analyst - Tax Analyst
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Business and Financial Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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