Cargill Tax Analyst in Wayzata, Minnesota

Tax Analyst

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose

This position operates as a Tax Analyst. The Tax Analyst will be a member of Cargill’s Domestic Income Tax Group and will have specific, assigned responsibilities related to Cargill’s federal and state tax compliance responsibilities. Responsibilities will include preparation of assigned federal & state tax returns, quarterly tax provisions, and assigned federal and state audit inquiries.

Principal Accountabilities

  • 70% Prepare federal & state Income/Franchise tax returns, extensions and quarterly estimates, as well as ASC740 quarterly & year end provisions and deferred tax calculations

  • 20% Researching & responding to information requests from federal & state auditors

  • 5% Responding to business group inquiries

  • 5% Special projects related to tax planning and process improvement initiatives

Relocation will not be provided for this position.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related area with a minimum final GPA of 3.0

  • 6 months or more of tax compliance experience preparing U.S. Federal and State Income tax filings

Success Factors:

  • The desire and aptitude to learn complex federal and state tax rules

  • Superior analytical skills

  • Ability to prioritize many tasks, results oriented, self-starter

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

  • Motivation to work within a high-performing team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with US GAAP ASC740 accounting for corporate income taxes

  • CorpTax Software experience

  • Experience with LongView Tax Provision Software

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Finance/Accounting

Primary Location US-MN-Wayzata

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: WAY06647