Noble Energy, Inc. Tax Accountant I in Houston, Texas

Performs property tax and sales/use tax compliance, tax accounting and reconciliations, and supports team with research, audits and projects.

Detailed Description

  • Assist with gathering and analysis of data and preparation of property tax renditions; liaise with Noble’s Revenue and Accounting groups to coordinate and verify data.

  • Liaise with external property tax consultants to ensure accurate information is provided on a timely basis.

  • Handle and respond to internal and external property tax inquiries.

  • Prepare and file sales/use tax returns and review and research purchase transactions for use tax accrual determination.

  • Prepare requests for timely payment of property and sales/use taxes.

  • Assist with preparation and of monthly tax journal entries and tax account reconciliations.

  • Assist with analysis, tax research, audits, refunds and special projects as assigned.

  • Assist with collection of tax certificates as required for documenting tax exempt sales.

  • Assist with preparation of exemption certificates for vendors and resolution of vendor invoice tax issues.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (preferred) or Finance, Economics, or Mathematics with a minor in Accounting (including minimum of 15 credit hours in Accounting)

  • Prior property tax and/or sales and use tax experience is preferred**

  • Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills**

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word**

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Access or similar database software is preferred**

  • Oracle R12 system knowledge is a plus**

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Noble Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Tax Accountant I

Location: Houston, TX, US

Organization Name: Noble Energy Inc