WestRock International Senior Tax Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com .

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

International Senior Tax Accountant- Atlanta, GA

The opportunity:

WestRock is seeking an International Senior Tax Accountant located in Atlanta, GA. This position will have exposure to work in all areas of corporate taxation, including but not limited to the tax accounting provision process, reporting and forecasting, compliance, and tax planning. This position will provide the opportunity to work for a dynamic global company with ability to develop best practices, grow tax technical skills and work cross functionally with other departments in the organization.

How you will impact WestRock:

Research and ensure appropriate tax treatment for complex international tax matters

Ensure tax accounting provisions are properly calculated and recorded for external reporting requirements of the company

Cross functional development by assisting with tax planning projects, tax audit defense, transfer pricing, compliance, and other areas to tax to continue development as a tax professional

Identify, design, and implement process improvement efforts to improve efficiencies

Liaison with local country corporate controllers around the world to identify savings opportunities as well as identify risk exposures

Monitor ongoing tax legislation and inform management of the potential impacts to the Company

What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Tax. Master’s degree in Accounting or Taxation and/or CPA preferred.
  • 2-4 years of experience, with prior exposure to tax accounting (ASC 740 / FAS 109) within a large US multinational company tax department or with a public accounting firm
  • Experience working on U.S. international tax compliance (Forms 5471 and 8858) and other transactional and planning projects
  • Hyperion and OneSource platform experience preferred
  • Ability to identify and execute process improvement initiatives
  • PC proficient with advanced skill in Microsoft Excel and other applications
  • Strong analytical, communication and critical thinking skills with an ability to multi-task

If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you!

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

International Senior Tax Accountant

Georgia-Atlanta

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