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Senior Tax Specialist, Federal & State Provision

Cox Enterprises | Atlanta GA 39901 USA | Part Time | Posted: 05/04/2021

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Primary Location: 6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

Division: Cox Enterprises

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 202100758

Cox Enterprises is hiring a Senior Tax Specialist, Tax Provision and Forecasting who will be responsible for preparing quarterly and annual worldwide tax provisions and forecasting to join our team!


  • Prepare quarterly and annual worldwide tax provisions for several operating divisions, including journal entries and tax account reconciliations
  • Compile year-end tax footnotes and related financial statement disclosures
  • Research, develop, and document GAAP positions and tax accounting policies
  • Respond to and manage auditor requests
  • Monitor, report, and update control activities for the tax accounting function
  • Provide guidance to the Taxable Income Group regarding materiality and technical accounting issues
  • Identify, document, and compute state uncertain tax positions
  • Compute uncertain tax reserve entries in tax accounting software
  • Maintain and update effective tax rates used for the tax provision process
  • Model apportionment for recently enacted legislation, planning ideas, and transactions and research related state technical issues


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher required
  • 2-4 years of experience in tax
  • CPA/Masters degree and Public Accounting experience preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint; OneSource experience a plus
  • Strong analytical, technical, written, and oral communications skills
  • Ability to lead, manage, and prioritize multiple assignments and projects, resolve complex tax issues, and consistently deliver a thorough and accurate work product with attention to detail
  • Demonstrated performance as a team player; highly motivated self-starter

Who We Are

About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Location Atlanta, GA, 39901, United States
Categories Accounting/Bookkeeping/Finance

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