Walgreens Tax Analyst, Credits & Incentives in DEERFIELD, Illinois

Job Description:

Job Summary

Responsible for providing tax support on Credits & Incentives related matters as they affect corporate taxes. Actively monitors developments within business units operations and provides recommendations on related tax matters. Pursue any fiscal savings opportunities for all locations under the Walgreens Boots Alliance family of companies. Collaborates with other Corporate Departments and government agencies as necessary. Strong communication skills required and both independent and group work involved. Various other planning projects included as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepares and analyzes various tax laws, regulations and procedures. Analyzes and reviews monthly management reports.

  • Responsible for ad-hoc projects related to tax discipline. Analyzes and summarizes tax information and prepares reports of recommendations.

  • Supports team in the formulation of analyses relating to assigned tax area. Provides support with tax audit activities as applicable.

  • Coordinates, prepares and/or reviews tax returns, tax filings, registrations or any other tax compliance requirements as necessary.

  • Monitors tax law changes (as applicable), assesses impact on operations and makes recommendations to more experienced analysts. Implements approved changes.

  • Participates in projects and process improvements for the department.

  • Research and develops tax opportunities, contacting taxing authorities in securing credits, incentives and rebates.

  • Updates / maintains all spreadsheets and tax calendar.

Walgreens, one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com. Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.

As the neighborhood drugstore and retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, team members and the communities we all call home.

Job ID: 104871BR

Title: Tax Analyst, Credits & Incentives

Company Indicator: Walgreens

Employment Type:

Job Function: Finance/Accounting

Full Store Address: 300 WILMOT RD,DEERFIELD,IL 60015

Full District Office Address: 300 WILMOT RD,DEERFIELD,IL,60015-4614-00005-2

External Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree OR a High School Diploma/GED and at least 3 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company.

  • At least 1 year of experience in reading and interpreting general business and tax periodicals, technical documents and government regulations.

  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).

  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or Economics.

  • Previous internship experience in public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company.