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Senior Federal and State Tax Compliance Analyst

North Canton, OH, US, 44720

Those who came before us helped land a man on the moon, create the world's infrastructure, and introduce renewable energy alternatives. Now you can join the Timken team to write your own unique story and help drive what's next.



This role assists with all aspects of U.S. federal, state and local tax compliance reporting directly to the U.S. Tax Principal.



  • Assist with U.S. federal, state and local tax compliance: Preparation of federal, state and local income and franchise tax returns and estimated payments.   Involves preparation and reconciliation of federal calculations, state apportionment data, tax credits, and attributes.  Will encompass all aspects of income tax (including OH CAT), property tax and sales and use tax compliance.
  • Assist in the preparation of the Company’s U.S. federal, state quarterly and annual tax provision: Work closely with other global tax team members to ensure timely and accurate preparation of ASC 740 income tax calculations (quarterly and annual tax provisions) for U.S. income taxes. Includes review of current and deferred income taxes and effective tax rate inputs.
  • Assist with the preparation of the Company’s U.S. federal accruals, state property tax, franchise tax, and sales & use tax accruals:  Analyze all tax accounts and prepare journal entries to support proper balances. Prepare account reconciliations.
  • Assist in the implementation of tax planning strategies to minimize cash and earnings impact of tax expense:    Work closely with the Tax team to ensure coordination of the tax consequences of operations and business structuring.  Assist in the identification of key risks coming from tax operations for compliance and financial reporting.  Research, document, and conclude on tax matters.
  • Assist with tax audits and related matters:  Assist with the preparation of tax authority information requests and liaising with tax authorities in coordination with other global tax team members for federal and state income tax, property tax, and sales and use tax audits.  Compile summaries of audit status and will assist in developing audit defense strategies and execution.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Master’s degree in Taxation, Accounting, Finance or MBA preferred
  • At least 5 years corporate tax experience (or 3 years with master's degree) in industry and/or public accounting firm, including technical knowledge of, and experience with, U.S. federal, state and local taxation.
  • Experience with US GAAP ASC 740 required, and SEC regulations preferred


All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law. #LI-AP01




The Timken Company, a global technology leader in engineered bearings and industrial motion, designs a growing portfolio of next-generation products for diverse industries. For 125 years, Timken has used its specialized expertise to innovate and create customer-centric solutions that increase reliability and efficiency. The company posted $4.8 billion in sales in 2023 and employs more than 19,000 people globally, operating from 45 countries. Timken is one of the World's Most Innovative Companies, according to Fast Company, and has been recognized among America's Most Responsible Companies and America's Greatest Workplaces for Diversity by Newsweek, the World's Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere and America's Most Innovative Companies by Fortune.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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