MetLife Tax Accountant in St.Louis, Missouri
Location: Hybrid- St. Louis, Missouri
Role Value Proposition
This position is responsible for timely filing of federal and state tax returns for a variety of entities including corporations and partnerships. Calculates GAAP income tax provisions utilizing provision software.
Prepares federal, state, and local income tax returns for U.S. partnerships and corporations
Prepares GAAP income tax provisions and disclosures to meet financial reporting deadlines
Utilize software and systems to improve quality of work process and increase efficiency
Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting or an applicable field of expertise
Experience with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively as part of a team
Organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Attention to detail is critical
Financial Management Group – Tax Operations
Number of Openings
"At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers."
MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine’s 2021 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies.”
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