Powell Industries, Inc. Tax Manager in Houston, Texas

  • Prepares quarterly and year-end GAAP tax provisions
  • Ensures compliance with all international, federal, state and local tax laws and regulations
  • Minimizes tax liability through sound and informed application of tax laws and regulations
  • Manages the tax compliance team with respect to income and transactional tax returns
  • Manages outside advisors in the preparation of international tax provisions
  • Directs compilation of data based on tax studies for domestic and international tax credit purposes
  • Reviews customer contracts to ensure the tax exposure is minimized

Job Requirements:

  • Accounting Degree required, CPA a plus
  • Exposure to international taxes a plus
  • Minimum 5 years combined experience in the Big Four with SEC clients and/or with some industry experience in SEC/Financial Reporting
  • Minimum 2 years leadership experience
  • Manufacturing experience is a plus
  • Oracle and other database experience is a plus
  • Proficient in the use of tax compliance software
  • Ability to identify, research, and resolve complex tax accounting issues
  • Proficient knowledge of GAAP accounting for taxes
  • Work independently and responsibly
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Superior analytical skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency using MS Office
  • Learn and comply with policies and procedures, work instruction, and Safety Rules and Regulations
  • Perform other related duties as assigned