Senior Tax Analyst (Hybrid) Job

DATE: Sep 9, 2023

LOCATION: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, 17603

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania 
Relocation offered: No 
Employment status: Full-Time 
Travel: 10% 
Non-compete: No 

The estimated base salary range for this role is “$74,180.00 to $111,280.00” per year.  
Individual pay is based on location, skills and expertise, experience, and other relevant factors


​What does it mean to work at Armstrong?

It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.

By joining us, you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Alongside a competitive remuneration package, you will receive:

A benefits package including: medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, 401k match, long-term disability coverage, vacation and sick time, product discount programs, and many more.
Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.
A casual work environment where we have a recognition program for our team and service awards. You will also be able to make the most of our fitness center and lunchtime cafe. 
A working culture that balances individual achievement with teamwork and collaboration. We draw on each other's strengths and allow for different work styles to build engagement and satisfaction to deliver results. 





As the Senior Tax Analyst working on a remote or hybrid basis within our Tax Department, your area of focus will involve the preparation, review, and reporting of federal and state tax returns for Armstrong at our headquarters in Lancaster, PA,


A significant portion of your time as Senior Tax Analyst will involve preparing and reviewing income tax provisions, and federal and state income tax returns, and providing continuous support to corporate tax initiatives in the areas of strategic planning, internal controls compliance, and income tax audits.


Additionally, you will be expected to apply your tax expertise to all aspects of Armstrong's business transactions and will play a critical role in calculating and reporting Armstrong's income tax liabilities.


What you’ll be doing


  • Supporting reporting process improvements for financial and income tax statements
  • Finalizing and reviewing federal and state income tax returns and performing tax research
  • Identifying income tax issues and FIN 48 positions along with alternative resolutions
  • Preparing valuation allowance analysis and reconciling income tax accounts
  • Composing state tax apportionment and net operating loss work papers
  • Assessing tax notices and maintaining the tax notice databases to ensure compliance
  • Inspecting and generating responses to income tax audits
  • Identifying tax credit opportunities and assisting with SOX compliance and data management
  • Contributing to tax planning projects by providing evaluation, documentation, and conclusions
  • Implementing process improvement initiatives within the Tax Department.
  • Preparing the income tax provision on a quarterly and annual basis
  • Staying abreast of potential income tax law changes
  • Creating and reviewing quarterly estimates and extensions of payments




  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or a related discipline
  • 3+ years of tax revision and research expertise within a public accounting or corporate tax environment
  • Familiarity with corporate tax software and tax research products
  • Well-versed in Microsoft Office with a focus on Excel
  • Experience with ONESOURCE Income Tax and Tax Provision software (preferred)
  • Previous experience with SAP and/or OneStream (preferred)


Why should you join Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,800 employees and a manufacturing network of fifteen facilities in North America.


At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.


For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continue to grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.


Our Sustainability Ambition

"Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transformation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.
We are committed to:

  • Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
  • Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
  • Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
  • Being a catalyst for change with all of our stakeholders; and
  • Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.


About the location (Lancaster PA)

Lancaster, PA. A great central location in South Central Pennsylvania, Lancaster is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC, and New York City. Lancaster offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, great shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.


Armstrong is committed to engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce.  As part of our dedication to diversity, AWI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard for race, sex, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at by email at AWI talent acquisition and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Come and build your future with us and apply today!

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