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Tax Accountant I

Date: Feb 2, 2021

Location: Mission Viejo, CA, US

Company: James Hardie

Entry Level Tax Accountant
Mission Viejo, CA


Now’s your chance to move your career in a new direction – upward! 
Consider this. James Hardie is the #1 brand of siding in America. Globally, we have more than 4,900 employees and generate over $2.5 billion in net sales.  We invented fiber cement, and over 8 million homes later, we continue to set the standard for premium siding and trim.  Of course, to be the best, you have to work with the best.  That’s why we invest in more than just quality products; we also invest in our people.  We take pride in our employees and it’s clear that our employees take pride in working at James Hardie too. 
Our Tax Department is growing! As a member of the Income Tax Team, the Entry Level Tax accountant participates in the effective and efficient operation of the Corporate Tax Department.  This position assists in tax compliance and  tax accounting requirements.  In executing the responsibilities required of this position, you will interact with a variety of accounting, finance, and operations personnel throughout the Company.



Prepares and files the following:

  • U.S Sales and use tax returns
  • Canadian GST/HST/QST/PST tax returns
  • Local Property Tax returns
  • Installment payments

Also prepares:

  • Account Reconcilliations for indirect taxes.
  • Monthly property tax accruals.

Assists with responding to internal and external inputs.

Supports th Corporate Tax Deparment in:

  • Projects and Initiatives.
  • Responding to audit inquiries of the indirect tax function.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
    • Intermediate Excel skills
    • Strong Communication Skills
    • Able to work independently
    • Attention to detail

  • Must be able to report to office once Covid conditions allow


James Hardie is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability. Equal Employment Opportunity is the law.

Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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