Description COMPANY OVERVIEW
Ukpea?vik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) is the village corporation of Barrow, Alaska and one of Alaska’s top ten companies. We employ over 3500 people generating $450+ million in revenues across the United States and the world. As a proud Alaska Native Corporation, our success brings tremendous growth and benefits to our 3,000 Iñupiaq shareholders.
UIC’s diversified commercial and government services business lines include technical and professional services, engineering, manufacturing, maintenance, architecture, marine, regulatory consulting, construction, and operations supporting the community of Barrow.
We recruit only qualified people looking to join a company with strong leadership, competent and hard-working staff, and a superior work environment. Our pay and benefits are competitive, and we differentiate UIC as an employer by investing in our employees’ professional development. Requirements
RESPONSIBILITIES & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Manages federal, state and local income tax compliance program.
o Prepares tax returns for federal and state income taxes, state franchise tax, and city net profit taxes.
o Calculates and prepares state estimates and extensions.
o Coordinates federal and selected state tax return review with outside accounting firms.
o Maintains and updates corporate tax calendar.
• Assist in the preparation of annual income tax provisions and related financial statement disclosures in accordance with ASC 740.
• Trains subsidiary accounting staff on tax depreciation software.
• Implements and maintains tax compliance and provision software systems.
• Organizes and maintains return work papers and electronic filing system.
• Adheres to and assists in developing policies and procedures to ensure proper filling of tax returns.
• Utilizes online tax research services to reach conclusions relating to various tax issues of concern to the company.
• Compiles information and supporting documentation to satisfy information document requests issued by auditors.
• Monitors changes in tax legislation, updates management and team about discovered modifications, and initiate alterations to comply with authoritative requirements.
• Proposes strategies for minimizing tax liabilities.
• Resolves tax assessments and/or notices through written and verbal communication with state and local tax representatives.
• Assist with other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor's Degree (B.S.) in Accounting or Tax.
• Minimum of 3 years of federal and multi-state income tax experience.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.
• Experience with ANCSA corporations a plus.