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Tax Analyst Job

DATE: May 30, 2019

LOCATION: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, US

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Finance
Primary Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Relocation Offered: No 
Employment Status: Full-Time
Travel: No


Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!


Armstrong World Industries is currently seeking a Tax Analyst to join our team in Lancaster, PA. As the Tax Analyst, you will be responsible for the preparation of federal and state income tax returns, as well as assisting with the preparation of the domestic tax provision. In addition, the Tax Analyst will support strategic planning initiatives, ensure compliance with internal controls, assist with domestic income tax audits, and support other corporate income tax department functions.


Responsibilities of the Tax Analyst:

  • Assisting in the preparation of the tax provision on a quarterly and annual basis
  • Reconciling domestic income tax accounts
  • Preparing of federal and state income tax returns including the calculation of book/tax difference and apportionment reports for state income tax filings
  • Assisting with preparation of Forms 5471 and 8858
  • Providing assistance to tax leadership with tax planning projects including analysis, documentation and conclusions
  • Supporting federal and state process improvement initiatives within the Tax Department
  • Assisting with data requests and analysis relating to Armstrong’s global business
  • Calculating and preparing quarterly estimated payments and extensions


Required Qualifications and Education of the Tax Analyst:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business Administration
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in relevant income tax in public accounting or a large corporate tax department


Preferred Qualifications and Education of the Tax Analyst:

  • CPA
  • SAP, SAP BPC and Hyperion experience
  • ONESOURCE Income Tax and Tax Provision software experience
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Corporate tax software and on-line tax research products experience


Why Armstrong World Industries?


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We 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.


Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match


About the Location (Lancaster, PA):

Located 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, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.



Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans



Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.


AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to AWI via mail, email or in any form and/or method, including to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property.


AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee.

Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

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