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 prepare individual, partnership and/or nonprofit tax returns under the supervision of an experienced tax manager.

About The Job
You’ll join a top-notch team and provide support for a dynamic office that manages tax returns for a variety of legal entities and locations.

What You Will Do
You will be involved in tax preparation and planning process with the support of a team of experienced tax accountants. This role provides exposure to a number of different areas of tax preparation including partnership, trust, and non-profit taxation returns.

• Assist in the workpaper 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.

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

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

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

About the Tax Department
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 supports the personal, philanthropic and business activity for the Walton family. We are a family-led organization, supporting multiple generations of Sam & Helen Walton’s family.

Walton Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building and maintaining a culturally diverse workplace that is free of discrimination and harassment of any kind. 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, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

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