Tax Accountant

Devon


 

BASIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Tax Professional working under immediate or general supervision to facilitate our income tax filing requirements including the preparation of U.S. Federal and state income tax returns, income tax provision, and other special projects related to large corporate income taxation.

 

EDUCATION
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting 
 

EXPERIENCE
1-2 years of experience in income tax required, 3-5 years preferred
Certified Public Accountant preferred
 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Assist with the preparation of income tax returns, including preparation of supporting detail work papers and schedules
• Analyze financial and tax information in order to properly calculate tax depreciation, depletion, and amortization
• Become proficient in Devon’s financial reporting systems in order to gather data related to issues affecting income tax returns
• Analyze and reconcile tax accounts on the general ledger
• Perform income tax research and develop conclusions on issues raised on special projects as assigned from time to time
 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS
• High working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of products
• Exposure to SAP, income tax research software, and OneSource preferred
• Self motivated with ability to take a project from beginning to end with some direction, independently able to manage projects
• Seeks and accepts accountability and empowerment to efficiently execute on assignments
• Effectively presents ideas and information clearly and concisely in a variety of settings
• Exhibits effective interpersonal skills to collaborate work within a team to achieve objectives
• Strong organization and analytical skills
• Identifies routine problems of limited scope and identifies solutions based on training and experience

 


To apply for this job please visit careers.devonenergy.com.