Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Sr Tax Analyst

Location US-PA-Wyomissing
Job ID
2020-75478
Casino Property
Penn National Gaming, Inc.
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Category
Accounting/Finance

Overview

 

 

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

 

A career in gaming? At Penn National Gaming, we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

 

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Analyzes accounting transactions, performs necessary research and provides necessary recommendations regarding proper application of relevant tax and accounting standards.  Monitors legislative activities and updates relevant to the Company’s business operations.
  • Assists internal and external auditors with information requests and explanations as needed.
  • Assists properties on measuring all other taxes including franchise, sales & use, payroll and property. Explains tax technical concepts and develops relationships with the properties’ finance and accounting professionals.
  • Calculates and prepares quarterly federal and state estimated payments in addition to preparing annual income tax extensions.
  • Assists with the preparation of interim and annual income tax provisions, including supporting workpapers and the related journal entries.
  • Responsible for analyzing the corporate organization chart as it relates to filing methods such as combinations and/or consolidations. 
  • Reviews filing requirements in conjunction with tax calendar. Responsible for ensuring requirements are met.
  • Proactively develops and implements improved processes to minimize income tax risk and enhance internal controls. 
  • Ensures documentation which supports tax returns and tax provisions is developed in an organized format for both electronic and hard-copy retrieval. 
  • Perform special projects and ad hoc analysis as requested.
  • Responsible for ensuring the compliance with all regulatory compliance within area of responsibility and reporting potential issues to Executive Management.
  • Maintains strict confidentiality in all departmental and company matters.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) from accredited four-year college in Finance, Accounting, or related field; five or more years of experience in a corporate setting or Big 4 tax department; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Must have previous preparation and review of tax return filings with a solid tax accounting background.
  • Must have technical proficiency and knowledge in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet assigned deadlines.
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently, balance multiple projects and processes simultaneously.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Must have the ability to interact with colleagues and resolve problems and conflicts in a diplomatic and tactful manner.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer being at the center of it all or working behind the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn National Gaming. We are a growing company but as big as we are, we still feel like family.  The areas of career opportunity with Penn are ideal for just about any skill set.  Our company wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment anywhere within the organization.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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