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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Senior Tax Analyst in Lake Oswego, Oregon

At Greenbrier, we do the hard work that matters. The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE: GBX) is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of freight rail and marine transportation equipment and services, powering the movement of products around the world. Greenbrier's innovation and engineering expertise pairs with our capacity to build and repair freight transportation equipment. This allows us to provide an unrivaled level of service to our customers across the Americas, Europe and countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Greenbrier also provides asset management services and a unique railcar leasing syndication platform that brings us into contact with the world's leading fixed asset investors.

Greenbrier's heritage of hard work and industrial innovation is celebrated at every level of our organization. We structure our business to support teams that deliver innovative solutions for our customers and positively impact the world around us.

Job Summary:

This position reports to the Sr Manager, State Tax and will be responsible for preparing sales tax and property tax returns, and for researching issues and managing examinations relating to those returns.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare sales tax returns and sales tax payments.

  • Prepare personal property tax returns, review valuation notices, and prepare property tax payments.

  • Prepare Canadian HST, PST and GST indirect tax returns and payments.

  • Research sales tax and property tax issues.

  • Provide sales tax and property tax advice and support to operations and accounting.

  • Support examinations by state and local tax authorities.

  • Prepare and maintain sales tax exemptions.

  • Assist in improving sales tax and property tax processes.

  • Manage data and tax software to optimize return preparation.

  • Perform other tasks as required to support the tax function of the Company.

  • Candidate must have the ability to communicate well, both orally and in writing, with Company personnel and with external consultants and taxing authorities.

  • Candidate must have good analytical and interpersonal skills and must be able to work under deadlines and pressure.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred.

  • Minimum of four years of experience in a corporate accounting/tax environment.

  • Experience in preparing sales tax and property tax returns.

  • Proficient in the use of Excel and Word.

  • Experience with PTMS (property tax preparation software) is a bonus.

Company: Greenbrier Leasing Company LLC

Functional Group: Administration

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