Align yourself with an organization that has a reputation for excellence! Cedars-Sinai was awarded the National Research Corporation's Consumer Choice Award 19 times for providing the highest-quality medical care in Los Angeles. We also were awarded the Advisory Board Company's Workplace of the Year, 3 years in a row. This recognizes hospitals and health systems nationwide that have outstanding levels of employee engagement. We offer an outstanding benefit package and competitive compensation. Join us! Discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals.
What will I be doing in this role?
The Senior Tax Accountant will prepare:
Tax-exempt federal and state returns for the organization and its affiliates.
For-profit federal and state returns.
Property tax and welfare exemption returns.
Sales and use tax returns.
Business tax and parking tax returns.
Research complex tax issues.
Coordinate and communicate with various taxing authorities and auditors.
Prepare Statements of Information for the organization and its affiliates.
Prepare filing renewals with the LA County Registrar/Recorder office.
Provide expert advice and assistance as needed to various Health System departments and affiliates.
Reconcile G/L Accounts associated with taxes and licenses and resolve any discrepancies. Prepare monthly journal entries and adjusting journal entries.
Bachelors Degree in Accounting or related field required.
Minimum of 4 years of experience in tax reporting/accounting, preparation, or consultation required.
A minimum of 3 years recent public accounting experience required. CPA strongly preferred.
Experience/Skills we are seeking:
Strong knowledge of tax laws and tax principles.
Excellent analytical skills.
Strong accounting skills.
Exceptional attention to detail and outstanding self-review skills required.
Self-starter who works well independently and with the team.
Highly developed written and oral communication skills including excellent spelling and grammar.
Proficient in the use of accounting software, tax software, and Microsoft Office
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.