FM Global Tax Accountant in Johnston, Rhode Island

FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

This position is responsible for preparation and filing of the consolidated federal income tax return as well as other federal returns such as Forms 990 and 990T.

Solves complex problems; takes broad perspective to identify innovative solutions.

Works independently with guidance on only the most complex problems. Prepares analyses and schedules to support calculation of global tax provision.

Conducts analysis of tax accounting information.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting

Master’s Degree in taxation preferred

Professional certifications, CPA, CMA highly preferred

Experience

8+ years’ experience. Preferably within public accounting

Minimum of 4 years corporate tax experience

Prefer insurance industry experience and/or Big 4 Accounting experience

Advanced knowledge of general accounting principles

Strong knowledge of federal and state tax issues

Skills/Knowledge

Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Proficiency with financial systems and standard software applications, such as Peoplesoft, Microsoft Office 2016

ID: 2018-7648

Work Location: Works from an office location

External Company Name: Factory Mutual Insurance Company

External Company URL: www.fmglobal.com

Street: 270 Central Avenue