Lockheed Martin Tax Accountant in Bethesda, Maryland

Position supports the Finance and Business Operations organization in the Enterprise Operations business.

Position responsible for, but not limited to the following: -Performs tasks under limited supervision related to income tax compliance, such as returns, extensions, forecasts and tax provisions for business sectors and certain corporate heritage business units. -Develops and maintains critical relationships between Tax, Controller, Treasury, Legal, and Business Units to ensure Tax has a well-informed view of the business operations. -Manages tax planning and compliance function, including the preparation of Federal corporate and partnership returns. Assists with corporate tax initiatives. -Manages the tax budgeting and forecasting process, including the preparation of estimated payments. -Provides support in reviewing new and existing tax laws, court cases, regulations and rulings to ensure minimization of the corporate tax burden. -Reconciles accounts and maintains tax accounting records. -Coordinates closely with Tax Accounting and Reporting team to ensure timely and accurate preparation of quarterly and annual tax provision and related disclosures.

Basic Qualifications -A minimum of 2-3 years demonstrated previous experience with Corporate Tax Accounting

-Intermediate level proficiency of MS Office Suite

Desired skills -Bachelors degree in Accounting or a related field.

-Demonstrated effective analytical and problem solving skills

-Effective verbal, written and presentation communication skills

-Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment

-Ability to work across businesses in order to bring tasks to closure

-Experience working with tax laws and procedures

-Experience applying accounting principles

-Experience using accounting software and databases

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland