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Employment Type:
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Posted:
10/12/2019
Job Category:
Accounting
Tax Accountant Intern (January 2020) - Corporate Home...
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Kiewit | Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 83233

As the Tax Intern, you will work as a valuable member of the tax department and be responsible for work that is meaningful to the success of the department and the company. You will work as an active, full time member of the team throughout the summer as well as part-time work during the school year.

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative. We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals - they're the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won't find just anywhere. We're always pushing new limits. You can too.

Location

This position is based out of our Kiewit Plaza at Kiewit Plaza 3555 Farnam St. Omaha, NE 68131. This is a corporate office in a professional office setting.

Responsibilities

* Supporting tax department preparation of tax returns
* Respond to governmental notices
* Provide support for tax audits
* Preparation assistance for tax payments
* Research and analysis of tax issues
* Obtain and summarize information to support income tax filings
* Special projects as assigned

Qualifications

* Pursuing a Bachelor's degree emphasizing Accounting
* 3.0 or higher GPA
* Willing to work in Omaha, NE
* Strong organization skills
* Proficient in Excel and Microsoft Office programs
* High level of drive / motivation
* Willing to work 40 hours per week during summer months and 15-20 hours per week during the school year.
* Basic knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices
* Effective communication skills
* Currently enrolled in college as a sophomore-level or junior-level student.

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We're Different

* Consistently ranked within the top five of the "Top 400 Contractors" according to Engineering News-Record
* We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development
* Internships are a great opportunity to explore many different specialty construction and engineering areas within Kiewit and get important hands-on experience
* Our interns have meaningful relations to the industry's top talent for guidance, and have significant responsibilities in real-world areas of the Kiewit organization
* Our long-standing internship program has launched many Kiewit careers, including our Chairman and CEO's

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

About Kiewit

Clients have been counting on Kiewit since 1884 and we've always delivered. While other contractors have come and gone, we've evolved into one of the largest and most respected construction and mining organizations in North America. We have fundamental goals at Kiewit: build quality projects safely, on time and on budget; no matter how challenging or unique the project, no matter how large or small.