Join a dynamic tax department at a growing and diverse publicly traded company. Learn from and grow with a team of certified public accountants with various backgrounds
This candidate will be an integral part of a high performing team with a particular focus on the federal and state income tax compliance of Nelnet and its multiple joint ventures.
This position requires work in support of the Company’s contract with the United States Department of Education (“ED”). As such, the United States Government requires that any applicant for this position must complete United States Government security clearance. Effective June 1, 2018, ED has informed Nelnet that security clearance applications for foreign nationals are not being accepted or processed. In light of this direction from ED, Nelnet will be unable to hire applicants without United States citizenship for such positions.
Bachelor’s Degree required in Accounting or Business Administration with an emphasis in Taxation. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Track - Preferred
2+ years of tax compliance and return preparation experience in a public accounting firm, tax research & planning experience, and a good general knowledge of GAAP. Multi-state tax preparation experience is preferred.
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