Senior Tax Analyst

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Seniority level
Job function
Finance & Legal
Job type
Full Time,
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18 Jun 2023
Computer Software

About ServiceNow

A purpose-driven company, making work, work better for people guides everything we do.

Actively Hiring

At ServiceNow, our technology makes the world work for everyone, and our people make it possible. We move fast because the world can’t wait, and we innovate in ways no one else can for our customers and communities. By joining ServiceNow, you are part of an ambitious team of change makers who have a restless curiosity and a drive for ingenuity. We know that your best work happens when you live your best life and share your unique talents, so we do everything we can to make that possible. We dream big together, supporting each other to make our individual and collective dreams come true. The future is ours, and it starts with you.

With more than 7,700+ customers, we serve approximately 85% of the Fortune 500®, and we’re proud to be one of FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® and World’s Most Admired Companies™.

Unsure if you meet all the qualifications of a job description but are deeply excited about the role? We still encourage you to apply! At ServiceNow, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment where all voices are heard, valued, and respected. We welcome all candidates, including individuals from non-traditional, varied backgrounds, that might not come from a typical path connected to this role. We believe skills and experience are transferrable, and the desire to dream big makes for great candidates.

Job Description

We are seeking motivated and experienced Senior Tax Analyst who is interested in joining our world class Corporate Tax team. You will be responsible for providing tax provision, compliance and planning support to assist the business in achieving its goals in a tax-efficient manner. You will be responsible for working on our tax compliance and reporting as well as process improvements to scale tax operations. You will help contribute to the design and implementation of ongoing systems improvements and automated tools critical to future growth of the tax department. You must have the ability to operate independently in a fast-paced environment and to work closely and proactively with numerous functional teams across our organization. This position will be based in Santa Clara, California and will report to the Tax Manager.

What You Will Do In This Role

  • Prepare quarterly and annual tax provision workpapers, and supporting workpapers which include ASC 718 calculations, ASC 740-10 calculations, and tax account roll-forward schedules
  • Prepare income tax journal entries, account reconciliations, and quarterly variance analyses
  • Prepare income tax return workpapers
  • Coordinate and review US and state income tax returns prepared by outside service providers
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and automation through use of tools such as Alteryx; drive efficiency and effectiveness both independently and through collaboration with other tax and technology specialists
  • Oversee SOX testing of tax department controls
  • Assist in responding to inquiries from tax authorities in connection to notices and examinations



  • 3+ years of experience working with a broad range of tax issues facing large multinational corporations, including public accounting, law firm, and/or industry experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance. Master’s degree in Taxation or CPA a plus
  • Strong technical tax and ASC 740 knowledge with demonstrated experience in tax provision and compliance
  • Ability to work independently and effectively manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong computer technical skills – Advanced MS Excel, Alteryx
  • Knowledge of SAP or similar ERP systems, OneSource Tax Provision and automated tax systems preferred

For positions in the Bay Area, we offer a base pay of $104,900 – $173,100, plus equity (when applicable), variable/incentive compensation and benefits. Sales positions generally offer a competitive On Target Earnings (OTE) incentive compensation structure. Please note that the base pay shown is a guideline, and individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, competencies and work location. We also offer health plans, including flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, matching donations, a flexible time away plan and family leave programs (subject to eligibility requirements). Compensation is based on the geographic location in which the role is located, and is subject to change based on work location.

Additional Information

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

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