• Corporate Tax Accountant

    Location US-RI-Johnston
    Job ID
    2018-8105
    # Positions
    1
    Work Location
    Works from an office location
    Employee Type
    Regular
    Category
    Accounting/Finance - Accounting
  • Overview - External

    FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

     

     

    Responsibilities - External

    This position is responsible for duties related to areas of technical expertise in Corporate Tax Accounting.  Responsibilities include:

    • Prepare and process premium tax returns, Municipal tax returns, 1099 reporting, GST reporting, Personal Property and Sales and Use tax returns.
    • Using existing procedures to solve routine or standard problems, receives instructions, guidance and directions form others.
    • Participates in special projects to provide accounting support.

     

    Qualifications - External

    • Knowledge of technical operations and accounting techniques within the team’s area of expertise (e.g. payables, general ledger, reporting, cash management, etc.) usually acquired through 1-3 years of experience in Corporate Tax
    • Proficiency with financial systems and standard software applications (PeopleSoft; Microsoft Excel, Word and Tax Software) 
    • Attention to detail and focus on tasks at hand
    • Good analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
    • Good communication and customer service skills
    •  Ability to work in a routine, deadline-driven environment
    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
    • Peoplesoft Experience a plus