KBR Accountant, Tax in Houston, Texas

Title: Accountant, Tax

Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Job Number: 1049258


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, procurement, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, procurement, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title:

Tax Accountant

Position Description

KBR is seeking a Tax Accountant

to assist in the preparation and tracking of federal, state and local tax reports, returns, and other information connected to taxes.

The Tax Accountant

prepares tax account analyses including tax account reconciliation, computation of book to tax differences for certain deductions and preparation of various tax reporting schedules. The Tax Accountant will also assist tax department with extracting information from SAP and HFM, performing account analyses, and liaising with all applicable areas of the business.

The Tax Accountant will also provide assistance to other functional areas of the tax department as needed.

This will include the assistance with quarterly provisions and international tax compliance as it relates to the federal consolidated return.

Special projects as assigned and

functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Ensuring compliance with laws, regulations, and tax statutes to reduce tax liability

Proposing other tax treatments to ease or minimize tax burden



Bachelor degree required; accounting/finance preferred

Experience with SAP, Oracle, Hyperion (HFM), OneSource Income Tax (OIT) and Provision (OTP) a plus

Proficient in Microsoft Office Products

Strong communication, organizational and analytical skills



KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Accounting/Financial