Title:  Senior Tax Analyst

Requisition ID:  729

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Department:  Finance
Travel:  Up to 25%

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At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. 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 products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. 


With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible 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.

A World of Difference. Made Possible.


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
  • Inquisitive



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



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


Salary Min:   $76,860.00

Salary Mid:   $102,480.00

Salary Max:  $128,100.00


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.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta