Tax Accountant I

Job Title

Tax Accountant I

Job Description

Walton Enterprises is seeking a skilled, highly motivated and entrepreneurial individual to join the team as a Tax Accountant I. The ideal teammate will have the demonstrated ability to manage tax returns and compliance reporting.

About The Job
You’ll join a top-notch team and assist in the tax return preparation for pass through entities, trusts, non-profit entities, and individual returns.

What You Will Do
You will assist in the growth of the enterprise by working on the entire tax preparation process as a part of an internal taxation team.

Responsibilities
• Assist in the work-paper and income tax return preparation of pass through entities, trusts, non-profit, gift tax, and individuals.
• Assist in the work-paper and income tax return preparation of various state jurisdictions.
• Assist in income tax planning, projections, and research.
• Assist in foreign tax compliance reporting.
• Assist in the preparation and review of 1099 compliance.
• Become proficient at tax research

Who we are looking for

Qualifications required for your success
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with a minimum major GPA of 3.25

Personal attributes that support your success
• Ability to act as a trusted advisor to principals and colleagues while demonstrating expertise and integrity
• You are helpful, a team player, and show respect while collaborating with others
• You are results oriented and exercise sound judgment in your work
• A lifelong learner, who is inquisitive and solves problems with bold thinking and innovation
• A visionary who plans for the future with imagination and wisdom
• You are dedicated to achieving excellence and work with others to tackle the tasks at hand

Additional Helpful Experience Includes
• Master’s degree in Accounting with a 3.25 minimum GPA
• Relevant accounting internship

About the Tax Department
Tax: The Tax Department provides a suite of services including partnership, private wealth, federal, and state income tax compliance and planning. The tax team serves as family advisors and assists in tax planning and strategy. They also support Walton Enterprises, Walton Family Foundation, and a variety of businesses.

About Walton Enterprises
Walton Enterprises (WEI) is a family office serving the personal and financial needs of multiple generations of the Walton family. Guided by Sam Walton’s values, WEI’s mission is to enable all family members to reach their personal, philanthropic, and business aspirations.

As the family’s wealth grows and a new generation takes on more meaningful roles, WEI is expanding the scope, depth and sophistication of its services, which include wealth management, legal, accounting, tax, risk management/insurance, technology, HR, construction, facilities management, as well as oversight of external resources and services for family members and their related entities. This is an exciting time to be part of this world class team.

Walton Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building and maintaining a culturally diverse workplace. We encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status of protected veteran, among other things or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with a minimum major GPA of 3.25

Preferred requirements:

• Master’s degree in Accounting with a 3.25 minimum GPA
• Relevant accounting internship