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Tax Associate

Date Posted: Jan 16, 2019

Location: St. Louis, MO, US, 63128

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : Missouri : St. Louis  


Role Value Proposition: 

The Tax Accountant is responsible for timely filings with various state Secretary of State departments as well as preparation and mailing of other income tax forms, in order to ensure that all statutory deadlines are met.   The Tax Accountant also provides administrative support to a tax compliance team.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare annual Secretary of State filings for domestic corporations, LLCs, and partnerships.
  • Prepare income tax extension and estimate forms, and process the forms for mailing as well as processing income tax returns (including copying/scanning, creating files, and filing).
  • Help maintain an overall tax filing calendar for tax compliance team to ensure all filing deadlines are met.
  • Utilize software and systems to improve quality of work process and increase efficiency.
  • General administrative duties.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Minimum of two years’ work experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
  • Organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Attention to detail is critical.



  • Associates degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively as part of a team.


Business Category

Financial Management – Global Tax


Number of Openings



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 106256 

Nearest Major Market: St Louis