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Sr.Tax Accountant

Job ID: 2018911
Location: HERNDON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Dec 14, 2020
Category: Business Management
Subcategory: Tax Accounting
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Sr. Tax Accountant to Analyze federal, state, local, and international tax returns by examining accounts and records and computing returns according to prescribed rates, laws, and regulations. Ensures that records, returns and related reports comply with all local, state, federal and/or international regulations. Specific duties may also include: auditing financial records to determine tax liability; preparing claims for tax refunds; maintaining ongoing tax records; preparing routine and special tax reports; advising management regarding business, internal programs, and activities as they relate to tax matters; and preparing miscellaneous tax studies and assignments as required. 
Participates in development of advanced concepts, techniques, and standards. Develops new applications based on professional principles and theories. Viewed as expert in field within the corporation. Establishes operational objectives and assignments. Objectives are reviewed by senior management to determine success of operation.

Responsibilities Include:
• Ensure ecosystem solutions reflect and are in line with industry and regulatory practices.
• Work with Mission to customize a tailored approach to obfuscate operational funds for specific mission requirements
• Leverage fintech and other financial platforms to develop tailored solutions that advance value transfer processes
• Remain current (conference, trade shows, technology exhibits, etc) on illicit financial trends and apply to future funding operations
• Meet with commercial entities in support of tailored money movement approaches


Required Qualifications:

• Active TS/SCI with Poly
• 10 + years of Financial experience and a BS degree
• Working knowledge of commercial financial environment, capabilities, interdependencies, and use cases
• Substantive knowledge of vulnerabilities and counter measures in the financial and fintech industry
• Ability to analyze complex financial challenges and creatively develop solutions

Desired Qualifications:
• 10+ years of fintech industry background
• Certified Public Accountant
• Certified Fraud Examiner
• Chartered Global Management Accountant
• Masters of Business Administration



SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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