Overview

About PasonPason is the leading global provider of specialized data management systems for land-based and offshore rigs worldwide. Our rental solutions which include data acquisition, well site reporting, remote communications, and web-based information management enable collaboration between the rig and the office. Pason’s energized and focused work environment empowers each team member to push the envelope of traditional thinking to create new solutions to old problems. We place considerable focus on a culture that nurtures imagination in an atmosphere where people are free to perform to their fullest potential in an open and friendly environment.  ROLE/RESPONSIBILITY Reporting directly to the Controller-US Consolidated Group, the Tax Specialist will be responsible for management of the tax compliance activities for the US consolidated group (mid-size companies), which is comprised of five separate entities and doing business in 28 states. Key responsibilities will include preparation of schedules for and management of the corporate income tax returns (presently prepared by an outside tax firm), quarterly tax provision, sales tax and property tax management and ongoing tax research. Other activities include providing input into tax compliance improvements and identifying tax savings opportunities. Job Requirements:·        Must have a working knowledge of US income tax rules and regulations·        Exceptional organizational skills·        Solid tax research skills, analytical skills and strong attention to detail·        Excellent written and verbal communication skills·        Strong independent problem solving skills·        Sound operational and business judgment; a definite team orientation·        A high degree of personal initiative; able to work under pressure Education A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field from an accredited college or universityCPA designation or working toward an accounting designation is a plus Experience5+ years of prior tax and tax research experience TravelMinimal Physical Demands & Work EnvironmentOffice Environment Working at PasonPason promotes a healthy lifestyle within and outside the workplace. Employees enjoy the following benefits: Competitive base salary compensation. Excellent benefit package including company paid medical, dental vision, life, long-term disability and a 3% employer contribution to the 401(k) plan. Access to on-site amenities such as fitness and workout roomsWe are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform substance abuse testing.  Application ProcessIf this sounds like Your Pason, and you are seeking a dynamic work environment where you will join a talented group of imaginative and creative people, then we would like to hear from you. We invite you to forward your application to resumes@pason.com, withTax Specialist in the subject field. No telephone calls please. We thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. This position will be located in Houston, TX.