Tyson Foods Tax Accountant in Springdale, Arkansas


Req ID:


Position Number:

11210911 Tax Accountant

Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position is primarily responsible for assisting with the preparation of federal and state income and franchise tax returns and work papers. Other responsibilities include: assisting with the calculation and preparation of quarterly estimated tax payments; assisting with IRS and state income tax audits; performing tax research; various other income tax-related activities.


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field required. Master's Degree in Accounting or Tax is a plus.

Experience: 1+ years of tax or accounting experience preferred

Computer Skills: Basic computer skills, with strong Excel aptitude; ability to efficiently learn and work with income tax preparation software, SAP and Word; perform technical research using CCH, BNA, RIA, or other tax research tools a plus.

Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Certifications: CPA certification or currently pursuing certification is a plus.

Special Skills: Ability to multitask, good interpersonal skills, corporate income tax knowledge and an understanding of financial statements.

Supervisory: None.

Travel: 0 to 3 domestic trips per year.

Special Skills: It is preferred for the candidate to have the ability to multitask, good interpersonal skills, corporate income tax knowledge and an understanding of financial statements.

Facility Name (Location):


Pay Type:



Tax Accountant







Job Function:

Accounting / Finance / Tax

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Relocation Covered:


Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.