Senior Tax Accountant

Date: May 23, 2023

Location: Lafayette, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

Senior Tax Accountant

Finance Section 


Company Overview: 


Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. or “SIA”, located in Lafayette, Indiana, is the only Subaru vehicle manufacturing facility outside of Japan. SIA is a 4.4 million square foot automotive OEM – meaning our manufacturing process begins with coils of steel and ends with the high-quality vehicles you see out on the roads. We employ 6500+ Associates, both production and administrative, all under one roof.

SIA is the safest automotive manufacturing plant in the United States and is also a pillar in the community due to its numerous fundraising activities held onsite, donations to local charities and plentiful volunteer opportunities. SIA is a frontrunner in environmental conservation being the first Zero-Landfill automotive manufacturing plant and the first to have its campus designated a backyard wildlife habitat. SIA has grown tremendously since its 1989 beginnings and continues to be an example of success within the automotive industry.


Outline of duties: 


The Senior Tax Accountant is responsible for accounting tasks associated with the maintenance and preparation of tax records and tax returns.


Primary responsibilities:


  • Prepares federal, state, and/or local income and property tax returns and related statements. Maintains records of tax filings.
  • Calculate quarterly tax provision and deferred tax balances.
  • Recommends financial actions that may lessen the SIA's tax liability to meet company goals while maintaining compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Prepares periodic reporting (daily, weekly, monthly) for internal Finance and external SIA purposes.
  • Coordinates tax matters with other departments.
  • Prepares ad-hoc reports as needed.
  • Initiates and performs special projects.
  • Applies critical thinking to solve dynamic problems.
  • All other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required plus 5+ years relevant experience
  • CPA
  • Experience with MS Office applications


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required plus 7+ years relevant experience
  • Experience at a public accounting firm
  • SAP experience


Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette