Tax Manager

at Symmetry Energy Solutions, LLC
Location Houston
Date Posted May 12, 2021
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Not Specified



Reporting to the Controller, the Tax Manager will lead a team of 2 highly skilled Tax professionals, manage our tax consultants, and be responsible for the following:

  • Tax Filings
    • Responsible for direct and indirect taxes in 350+ state and local jurisdictions
    • Support partnership federal and (36) state returns, K1s and quarterly estimate processes
    • Responsible for performing compliance functions (i.e. review of detailed tax data, return preparation and tax accruals). Timely tax return compliance and on-time tax remittance is critical
    • Prepare tax fillings for multiple states utilizing detailed system reports complying with all filing deadlines for (1) sales and use tax (2) severance/withholding tax (3) property tax
  • Tax Compliance
    • Ensure business compliance with GRT and SUT rules
    • Manage all tax audits
    • Prepare business license requests/renewals and business sales tax registrations as needed
  • Tax Strategy
    • Research and provide guidance to business on various tax issues, as needed
    • Assist on a regular basis with state and local sales tax refund process
    • Coordinate and prepare various exemption certificate requests from vendors
  • Tax Accounting
    • Assist with analysis and proper tax coding of tax transactions
    • Support the preparation of tax account reconciliation to ensure accurate financial statements
  • Prepare yearend tax disclosures


  • Expert knowledge of Corporate Tax and its application to wholesale and retail energy markets
  • Strong understanding of the relationship between Accounting and Tax
  • Strong understanding of tax process
  • Experience designing and implementing tax strategies
  • Ability to lead a team and influence broader organization
  • Bachelor's degree in tax, accounting, finance, or similar concentration
  • 10+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Strong Excel and Word skills required
  • Experience with Endur, MS Dynamics, and Tableau, preferred