Kiewit Corporation Staff Tax Accountant - Corporate Home Office in Omaha, Nebraska
Staff Tax Accountant - Corporate Home Office
Date: May 9, 2019
Location: Omaha, NE, US
Requisition ID: 79844
We are seeking a self-motivated Staff Tax Accountant to join our Corporate Tax department, who is self-aware and takes initiative. As a Tax Accountant at Kiewit, you will be assertive to take on learning activities and grasp developmental opportunities. You must have the ability to build relationships quickly and naturally, as these relationships will bring you the credibility needed to operate as a successful business partner within Kiewit. This is a great opportunity to step in at an early career level in the private sector with minimal travel and a great work/life balance.
At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative. We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals — they’re the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won’t find just anywhere. We’re always pushing new limits. You can too.
This position is based out of our Kiewit Plaza in Omaha, NE. This is a corporate office in a professional office setting.
Preparation of income tax returns (U.S. federal, state, and international)
Computation of estimated tax payments
Completion of assigned projects
Monitor tax legislation
Assist with income tax audits
Research and analysis of tax issues
Bachelor's Degree in accounting
Zero to two years of accounting experience (tax experience preferred)
Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
Proven technical abilities
Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite, income tax compliance and research software)
Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented
Willing and able to put in the time required to meet deadlines
Able to work independently, and as part of a team
Some travel may be required
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.
How We’re Different
• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record
• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs
Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs
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