AT&T Lead Tax Accountant - Credits & Incentives in Atlanta, Georgia
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Lead Tax Accountant – Credits & Incentives (Atlanta, GA, Dallas/San Antonio, TX, New York, NY, Burbank, CA)
AT&T is looking for a team member to join their Tax Credits & Incentives team. The overall purpose of this Lead Tax Accountant position is to manage and coordinate aspects of the production tax credit incentives process for AT&T’s WarnerMedia operations.
KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manages the budgeting, forecasting and accounting process for WarnerMedia production credits through coordination with production planning and accounting to maximize cash flow to operations.
Reviews and documents credit calculations for credit utilization and transfers.
Supports monetization strategies for production related credits, including coordination with tax compliance and tax credit sales.
Manages production credit audits for self-produced content.
Manages compliance requirements for credits included on tax returns, including submission of applications, credit reporting, carryforward and utilization.
Supports industry and legislative analysis, initiatives and strategy.
Researches production credit requirements, and advises operations on credit availability and monetization opportunities.
Job Contribution: Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, and experience manipulating large volumes of data. Alteryx (and other advanced analytics software) experience is a plus.
Strong organizational and project management skills a must, with the ability to develop and sustain good working relationships with key stakeholders.
Self-starter who takes appropriate initiative to resolve issues and solve problems with minimal supervision.
Exceptional communication skills with all levels of management, both written and verbal.
EXPERIENCE: Preferred 7-10 years of Corporate Tax, Finance or Accounting experience, preferably specific to production and/or tax credits, or other related areas.
EDUCATION: Preferred Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting with Masters degree in Accounting; specialized skills training or certification may be required.
We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status.