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Lockheed Martin Associate Payroll Tax Accountant - Entry Level in Lakeland, Florida

Description: Prepare company payroll tax returns by examining accounts and computing tax returns according to prescribed rates, laws, and regulations.

Analyze payment records, adhere to due date requirements.

Communicate tax law changes to systems administrators.

Respond timely to tax notices.

Prepare tax registration forms.

Prepare business transfer paperwork for mergers and acquisitions.

Write letters of abatement and\\or call taxing authorities.

Track and collect refunds from jurisdictions.

Participate in and support process improvements.

Work independently or as part of a team. Additional responsibilities and special projects to be assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent combination of education and related work experience

Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Strong analytical skills

Ability to learn quickly and meet deadlines in a fast pace high volume industry

Ability to read and understand tax laws as related to payroll tax filing

Proficiency with Excel

Ability to work overtime as needed

Desired Skills:

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

Experience in payroll and/or payroll tax preparation

Experience with other software such as PeopleSoft, Access, and payroll tax research tools such as CCH and BNA

Clearance Level: None

Other Important Information You Should Know

Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.

Ability to Work Remotely: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.

Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.

Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

The application window will close in 90 days; applicants are encouraged to apply within 5 - 30 days of the requisition posting date in order to receive optimal consideration.

At Lockheed Martin, we use our passion for purposeful innovation to help keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.

With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel, develop, and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. We place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering an inclusive environment built upon integrity and corporate responsibility.

If this sounds like a culture you connect with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your experience aligns with the requirements of this position, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs , and apply for roles that align with your qualifications.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional


Relocation Available: Possible

Career Area: Finance

Type: Full-Time

Shift: First