SUPERVISOR TAX ACCOUNTANT

Date:  Apr 2, 2024
Location: 

Palatine, IL, US, 60067

At Weber, grilling is a passion that’s reflected in everything we do. Our goal is to share this passion and spark inspiration with the people who matter most – our grilling community. Weber has been the world’s premiere manufacturer of charcoal and gas grills and accessories since 1952. If you have the desire to work for a company that is recognized for exceptional quality products and high customer satisfaction, employment with Weber may be right for you. We provide a friendly working atmosphere with an environment of growth and opportunity through innovation, pride, and excellence.

 

Weber is committed to inclusive, equitable and diverse Hiring practices. Our goal is to create a workforce which resembles the diverse rich communities we live, play, and support every day. 

 

Discover What’s Possible with a career, at Weber.

 

Summary

This position will be held by an experienced tax professional who is familiar with the taxation of corporations and partnerships and is capable of effectively compiling federal and state corporate and partnership income tax returns. The person will interface with operating and financial personnel providing support regarding the federal, state and international tax consequences of business transactions and financial statement reporting requirements.   The person will also interact with tax consultants contracted to prepare the federal and state corporate and partnership income tax returns.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following while other duties also may be assigned

The duties and responsibilities of this position include the following:

  • Compile information for the company’s federal and state income tax returns
  • Prepare quarterly taxable income projections and partner tax distributions
  • Compile foreign source income and foreign taxes
  • Work with tax consultants to ensure the tax returns are accurately and timely prepared
  • Work with the Financial Reporting, Planning and Treasury Departments to efficiently accumulate and analyze financial information that enables accurate tax reporting and decision making
  • Assist with the company’s federal, state and international income tax accounting
  • Reconcile tax accounts and prepare journal entries
  • Work with various departments assisting them with tax matters 
  • Monitor, interpret and apply tax rules and regulations
  • Leverage software applications enabling the Tax Department to focus on analyzing data rather than gathering it
  • Continually seek opportunities to add value and be aligned with company goals
  • Respond to communications from taxing authorities

 

 

Competencies

To successfully perform these duties and responsibilities of this position, the individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Adaptability – Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.

Business Acumen – Understands business implications of decisions and orients decisions toward enhancing profitability and cash flow.

Communication – Speaks and writes clearly and persuasively while considering the audience.

Ethics – Treats people with respect, keeps commitments, inspires the trust of others and works with ethics and integrity.

Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner, independently gathers and analyzes information, and develops alternative solutions.

Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness, looks for ways to improve and promote quality, applies feedback to improve performance and monitors own work ensuring quality.

Technical Skills – Assesses own strengths and weaknesses, pursues training and development opportunities, and strives to continuously build knowledge and skills.

 

 

 

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting 
  • CPA, MST and/or JD, preferred
  • 5 years of prior work experience with public accounting firms and multinational companies
  • Income tax compliance experience
  • Competence with Microsoft Office software
  • Experience with SAP or similar accounting software

 

Weber-Stephen Products LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

 


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