Title:  Senior Tax Analyst

Requisition ID:  16216-159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Accounting and Finance
Travel:  No Travel Required

Corporate Income Tax Senior Analyst will work closely with other members of the Corporate Tax Department (including Corporate Income Tax Managers and the VP of Tax) to execute various federal, state and international tax planning and compliance functions. 


  • Prepare federal income tax information and select federal income tax calculations for external advisor to include in federal income tax returns
  • Assist with the calculation of income tax expense and the effective tax rate monthly
  • Prepare tax account reconciliations monthly
  • Provide support to external audit activities on a quarterly and annual basis
  • Prepare state specific information (i.e., apportionment) for external advisor to complete state income and franchise tax returns
  • Review state tax returns for accuracy and inclusion of all state tax attributes
  • Review and respond to various state notices
  • Prepare ACH authorizations for state and local income tax payments (estimates, extensions, returns)
  • Gather information from international controllers to determine monthly cash tax spend
  • Prepare and assist with review of tax packages and other information questionnaires submitted to business controllers at various times during the year
  • Prepare FBAR reporting
  • Prepare W-9s, W8-BEN-E and Form 6166 Certifications
  • Prepare invoices for royalties and transfer pricing adjustments, as necessary
  • Coordinate and gather information requested for Form 990 returns prepared by external tax advisors
  • Assist with federal, state and international income tax planning projects as necessary


  • Ability to effectively communicate with all functional organizations and all levels of personnel
  • Self-starter that wants to learn and understand
  • Team player that is willing to help wherever needed
  • Ability to work above and below current level when required


  • 2-4 years of progressive tax experience
  • US federal income tax and/or state and local tax background
  • Public accounting experience or corporate tax experience is required
  • ASC740 experience with publicly traded company application is required
  • Manufacturing experience is a plus


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA (preferred)
  • Masters of Tax (preferred)

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.

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