McKesson Indirect Tax Accountant in Irving, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.

Responsibilities

  • Preparing timely and accurate indirect tax returns including sales and use tax returns, property tax returns, business license tax returns, and similar tax returns for assigned businesses including the preparation of check requests / EFTs and associated information / documentation for journal entries;

  • Preparing account reconciliations as needed and required, and maintaining accurate record keeping of the filed tax returns and supporting documentation;

  • Update the company’s tax calendar databases for filed tax returns;

  • Identify opportunities for increased efficiencies and accuracy, tax savings, process improvements, etc.;

  • Follow industry trends and track changes related to taxes;

  • Prepare / draft written responses to routine inquiries, data requests, etc. and prepare and modify documents including correspondence, reports, drafts, memos, and e-mails for Tax Manager / Sr. Manager;

  • Assist with the compilation and analysis of multiple sources of tax information / data needed for tax return preparation or valuation analysis;

  • Schedule and coordinate meetings, appointments, etc. for Sr. Manager – Indirect Tax, if needed.

Minimum Requirements

2 years accounting experience

Critical Skills

  • Proven work experience as a Tax Accountant, Tax Analyst, or Tax Preparer

  • Knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures

  • Familiarity with accounting software packages

  • Computer literacy (MS Excel and MS Access in particular)

  • Excellent analytical and time management skills

  • Strong numeracy skills

  • Keen attention to detail

  • 2 years of relevant indirect tax return preparation or equivalent experience

Education

  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant subject

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Finance and Accounting

Organization: McKesson Corporate

Title: Indirect Tax Accountant

Location: Texas-Irving

Requisition ID: 18006730