Aetna Sr Tax Consultant in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 37911BR


The Senior Consultant is responsible for completing specific tax projects including analysis, calculations, compliance, research and report preparation. Additional responsibilities include supporting tax management and training less experienced staff.

Fundamental Components:

-Prepare complex Federal and/or State tax returns and related work papers.

-Review Federal and/or state tax returns and related work papers

-Prepare or review tax accounting calculations, book tax journal entries, and reconcile tax general ledger accounts.

-Identify, recommend and implement tax process improvements.

-Support Federal and/or state tax audits.

-Perform tax research and analysis for a broad range of transactions, including but not limited to merger and acquisition activity.

-Provide tax advice to internal constituents.


-Minimum 2+ years tax experience in a large accounting firm, large corporate environment primarily in the areas of tax compliance and accounting, planning and research, and financial analysis.

-Effective problem-solving skills

-Knowledgeable in the areas of tax compliance, accounting, planning, research, business and financial issues, supervision and coaching.


-Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Functional - Finance/Tax/2+ Years

Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis/2+ Years


General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Driving Change/FOUNDATION


We offer a dynamic, fast paced environment with an emphasis on professional development and a diverse career path.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Financial Services