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Kiewit Corporation

Staff Tax Accountant - Corporate Home Office

Kiewit Corporation - Omaha, NE

Staff Tax Accountant - Corporate Home Office





Jan 1, 2018


Omaha, NE, US



Requisition ID: 69775

Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies

• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from day one of employment

• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit Corporation is seeking a self-motivated individual to join the Corporate Tax Department team as a Staff Tax Accountant.

Responsibilities include:

Preparation of income tax returns (U.S. federal, state, and international)

Computation of estimated tax payments

Preparation of book to tax adjustment work papers

Research and analysis of tax issues

Monitor tax legislation

Assist with income tax audits

Completion of other projects as assigned


This position requires self-awareness and initiative. This individual must be assertive to take on learning activities and grasp developmental opportunities. A successful candidate will be highly motivated and have the ability to build relationships quickly and naturally. These relationships will bring this candidate the credibility needed to operate as a successful business partner within the Kiewit Companies.

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

Zero to two years of accounting experience

Tax experience preferred with income tax experience strongly preferred

Financial accounting experience strongly preferred

Effective communication skills, both verbal and written

Proven technical abilities

Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite, income tax compliance, and research software)

Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented

Willing and able to put in the time required to meet deadlines

Able to work independently, and as part of a team

Some travel may be required

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.

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Tax, Accounting, Engineer, Wastewater, Water Treatment, Finance, Engineering

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Kiewit Corporation


Staff Tax Accountant - Corporate Home Office Kiewit Corporation - Omaha, NE, United States


Location: Omaha, NE

Company Profile:
"Just as a rock is not shaken by a strong or sudden gust of wind, neither should we be affected by praise or success. We must not be satisfied with our past accomplishments and we should make every effort to improve and expand our operations – but only in an orderly and beneficial manner…a company cannot stand still for long – either it goes ahead or it slides back."