International Tax Accountant

Tokio Marine HCC
22 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Location: Houston, Texas
Category: Accounting

Position at Tokio Marine HCC

Tokio Marine HCC is a leading specialty insurance group with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain and Ireland, transacting business in approximately 180 countries and underwriting more than 100 classes of specialty insurance. Tokio Marine HCC products and capabilities set the standard for the industry, and many of the Company's almost 3,000 employees are industry–leading experts.

We have an exciting opportunity for an International Tax Accountantin our Corporate Headquarters located in Houston, TX.


The International Tax Analyst specializes in the international aspects of US federal income taxes and will be a valuable member of the Corporate Tax department. They will work closely with other employees in the department and will report to the Director. TMHCC title will be International Tax Analyst.

Performance Objectives
  • Maintains tax records and prepares and reviews federal income tax returns and reporting for foreign subsidiary corporations, estimated tax computations, tax accruals, foreign and federal tax true–up computations, and related schedules for a large multinational consolidated group of entities.
  • Prepare and review quarterly tax estimates and US international tax compliance for foreign and domestic entities utilizing federal international tax compliance guidelines for consolidated returns.
  • Prepare and review quarterly and annual US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and return–to–accrual true–up computations, as well as review quarterly and annual foreign statutory tax accruals and return–to–provision true–up computations of foreign subsidiaries.
  • Maintain tax depreciation records.
  • Prepare and record income tax related journal entries.
  • Research and document issues related to various technical international and foreign tax issues and US GAAP topics and assist in the development and maintenance of tax department spreadsheets and software as they relate to foreign subsidiaries.

  • Experience: Ideally, the successful candidate will have minimum of two years of relevant and progressive International Tax experience with concentration in the areas of corporate consolidated tax returns of multinational controlled groups.
  • Public accounting International Tax experience in a large firm preferred or equivalent industry experience.
  • Solid experience and understanding of US GAAP tax accounting for controlled foreign corporations
  • Experience with multinational insurance groups preferred
  • Experience with specialized income tax software
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on confidentiality, tact, and diplomacy
  • Good organizational and analytical skills; demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Intermediate proficiency and experience using Microsoft Office package (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Educational and skills requirements:
    • The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in Accounting, or a related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation preferred

The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies offers a competitive salary and employee benefit package. We are a successful, dynamic organization experiencing rapid growth and are seeking energetic and confident individuals to join our team of professionals. The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies is an equal–opportunity employer. Please visit for more information about our companies.