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Sr. Federal Tax Analyst

Indianapolis, Indiana

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Req ID 56130 Title Sr. Federal Tax Analyst City Indianapolis State / Province Indiana Country United States Region North America

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At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around
the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis,
Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring
life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding
and management of disease, and give back to our communities through
philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we
put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.


Are you looking for a career where you get to use your best accounting skills? Lilly is seeking a new Analyst to join our team. Read on to learn more about this exciting opportunity!

The Federal Tax Analyst is responsible for federal income tax compliance for companies owned and operated by Eli Lilly and Company. These responsibilities include preparing federal income tax returns, performing tax research and detailed federal tax accounting computations, and calculating estimated tax payments. Responsibilities also include assistance with IRS audit requests, support of tax planning, and special projects. This position requires strong business collaboration skills and tax technical knowledge.

Key Objectives/Deliverables:

  • Complete timely and accurate tax returns
  • Provide quarterly forecasts for planning, estimated tax payments, and external reporting purposes
  • Complete tax accounting and related activities
  • Track, research and advise on current and changing tax laws and regulations
  • Defend positions upon IRS audit as necessary
  • Seek and develop ways to improve processes

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of tax experience in a large public accounting firm and/or large corporate tax environment

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Understanding of ASC 740/FAS 109
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • CPA certification preferred
  • Prior SAP and OneSource tax software experience
  • Proven tax research skills
  • Strong tax accounting/tax technical skills

To submit resume, visit and apply to Req ID 56130.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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