Bachelor degree in Business related field with a minimum of 6 credits in Accounting required
Minimum of 2 years of professional tax experience in public accounting or corporate tax experience required; or 3 years’ experience in the accounting/financial administration aspects of mutual funds required
CPA certification or significant progress towards attainment preferred
Knowledge of tax principles and policies applicable to mutual funds and securities preferred
Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel required
This position performs compliance related duties including tax return preparation and tax related research, for Federated’s mutual funds and/or Federated operating companies. This entails analyzing financial data and/or general ledger accounts to calculate tax adjustments.
Responsible for tax return preparation for Federated mutual funds including local, state, and federal tax returns.
Perform various tax compliance duties and perform related tax research.
Identify and analyze appropriate financial data and/or general ledger accounts, determine and calculate tax adjustments
Perform periodic testing of specific IRS requirements to ensure compliance with regulated investment company status.
Perform research related to a variety of tax issues associated with the financial services industry, mutual funds, and/or the securities in which they invest.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Overtime as required)
Federated Investors Tower – Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Ability to complete moderately complex work assignments
Strong math and analytical skills with a clear understanding of debit/credits required
Strong decision making, problem solving, organizational, and time-management skills
Effective interpersonal and communication skills with ability to work in a team environment
Intellectual curiosity to keep up with changing tax regulations
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7741
About Federated Investors, Inc.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $500 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent investment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.