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5/16/2018
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Tax Accounting Specialist
T. Rowe Price | Owings Mills, Maryland
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Job Description

Our mission as a leading investment management firm is to help our clients achieve their long-term financial goals. We believe our associates are the key to this mission and we are always looking for talented individuals who share our commitment to our client's success.

If you're looking for challenging work experiences and the ability to learn in a collaborative culture, we invite you to explore the opportunities available at T. Rowe Price.

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

This position is experienced in computing and verifying complex tax adjustments affecting the dividend computations, tax returns, tax qualification and financial statement tax disclosures of the Price mutual funds. The position identifies problems and recommends solutions. The position is a resource to assist with projects. The outputs of this function are critical exposure areas for the firm.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

* Perform complex tax processing under general supervision. Maintain and update spreadsheets of tax information for mutual funds and investment products. Verify tax information prepared by other departments. Develop a thorough understanding of the tax rules underlying areas of involvement
* Follow established procedures to ensure compliance with tax rules. Update procedures as needed under general supervision. Assist other departments in the same.
* Assist with research and applying tax rules of intermediate complexity to Firm's mutual funds and investment activities under general supervision.
* Communicate tax information and interface with others to identify and understand tax issues.
* Under general direction, complete small to medium tax projects, assist in larger projects. Identify and suggest process improvements to assigned task.

QUALIFICATIONS

Required

* High school diploma or equivalent and 3 years related work experience, or college degree
* Analytical
* Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing
* Capable of grasping and applying tax rules related to mutual funds and securities
* Able to work accurately and efficiently on concurrent projects and at certain times of year under tight deadlines.
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Takes initiative
* Resourceful
* Excellent PC skills
* Ability to perform in a team environment

Preferred

* Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, tax or business with 2 years of experience or a CPA certificate or candidate for CPA
* Financial services industry experience, preferably in mutual funds involving tax research or processing.
* Specific experience in individual taxation issues and strategies related to investments.

T. Rowe Price is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About T. Rowe Price

T. Rowe Price At A Glance

Founded in 1937 by Thomas Rowe Price Jr. Managing over $489 billion in assets* (as of December 31, 2011) Serving individuals, financial intermediaries and institutions Offering a full range of investment strategies Independent company with substantial employee ownership Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, with offices in 13 countries around the world Employing over 5,200 associates

Company Description

T. Rowe Price is a global investment management firm pursuing long-term success on behalf of individual and institutional investors.

Thomas Rowe Price, Jr., founded the firm in 1937 upon the conviction that our own success should follow from the success we achieve for our clients. This core principle continues to guide our firm today.

Based in Baltimore, Maryland (USA), our business is focused solely on investment management and related services. We provide a broad array of mutual funds, subadvisory services, and separate account management for individuals, institutions, retirement plan sponsors, and financial intermediaries.

At T. Rowe Price, associates work together in a culture that encourages diversity of thought and open debate in the pursuit of well-considered solutions for clients. Our disciplined approach to managing investments is rooted in proprietary fundamental research, carried out by experienced professionals, and focused on consistent competitive performance that balances risk and reward.

Working Here

A career at T. Rowe Price says you want to contribute and make a difference at a leading global investment management firm where our success results from the success we create for our clients. Join our collaborative culture that enables associates to thrive in an environment where talent meets opportunity. We are a growing organization of more than 5,000 associates with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We welcome individuals with unique perspectives–people who can add value to our proven approaches, enhance our intellectual capital and help create long-term value for our clients through innovative ideas.

Hiring Information

T. Rowe Price currently has 2012 Summer Internship and New Graduate positions available in the following areas:

  • Customer Service
  • Accounting
  • Client Servicing
  • Marketing
  • Technology
  • Administrative
  • Much more!

Benefits

Our comprehensive benefit plans and other associate programs are among the best in the industry.
  • Competitive compensation plan
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401K retirement plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Community Involvement
  • Tuition Reimbursement