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About the Voith Group
The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

For the Voith Global Business Service (GBS) we are looking for:

Tax Accountant  
Hybrid - Appleton, WI

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Reasons you’ll love working here:

  • Flexibility with Work/Life Balance
  • Hybrid Schedule and Summer Hours
  • Dress for Your Day Dress Code
  • Great Compensation and Benefits Package including 401K with up to 5% Match AND a 3% Company Contribution to Start
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid Holidays per Year
  • Climate-Neutral Footprint Worldwide
  • Leadership and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Health and Wellness Benefits


Career development: Plan on developing both professionally and personally. Voith Learning & Development, team creates classes, seminars, and beyond-the-classroom tools that help employees understand Voith’s culture, organization, values, and role in the world.

Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, tuition reimbursement, referral bonuses and more! Find out which benefits you'll get after you choose your role with us.

Life work balance: Paid time off starting at 16 days in your first year of employment plus 10 paid holidays.


Job Duties

Tax Compliance

Assist the Tax Manager in the accurate and timely preparation and filing of all US consolidated federal and state income tax returns including:  annual returns, extensions, installments, etc.  Some Canadian filings and US filings for related foreign companies also within the scope.


Efficient Data Mining

Interaction with controlling and shared services departments to identify data sources for necessary tax information.  Access directly ERP systems where possible and assemble data into readily useable and accurate formats using tools including Excel and Alteryx.


Accounting for Income Taxes

Responsible for assisting the Tax Director and Tax Manager in properly accruing tax expense on the separate books and records of all Voith companies in North America. 


Fixed Asset Tax Calculations

This position is responsible for the “tax book” of fixed asset records for all Voith North American companies.  This includes the review for accuracy of all annual additions, and the verification and oversight of all depreciation calculations that affect tax computations. 


Non Income Tax Filings (Property Tax  & Indirect Tax)

Assist with annual property tax filings of certain Wisconsin-based plants.  Also assist with certain indirect tax filings e.g. WI sales/use tax, Canadian GST/QST. 


Special Projects

Special projects as may be assigned by the Tax Director and/or Tax Manager from time-to-time.


Education Requirements

* Bachelor’s degree in Accounting


Skills Desired

* Microsoft Office Tools especially Excel

* Alteryx

Don’t meet every single requirement but think you would be a good fit for our team? We encourage you to apply – your unique skills may be just what we need for this or other roles!


Voith is an EEO/AA/VEVRAA compliant Federal Contractor and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. We welcome everyone to apply, especially those individuals who are underrepresented in the industry including people of color, LGBTQI+ community, women, individuals with disabilities (both seen and unseen), Veterans, people of any age or family status. We embrace the competitive advantage that diversity brings and we strive to create a working environment that is inclusive of thought and talent.

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh