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Do you want to shape a sustainable future?

We are Hydro, a global family of 30,000 people, present in a broad range of market segments for aluminium and metal recycling, and energy and renewables, offering a unique wealth of knowledge and competence.

We have a proud history and are committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future by developing natural resources into innovative products and solutions. In doing so, we truly believe that our people matter the most to make the difference.

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Tax Accountant

Hydro  Extrusions is a world-leading aluminium extrusion business counting around 100 production sites in 40 countries and employing 20,000 people. Through our unique combination of local expertise, global network, and unmatched R&D capabilities, we can offer everything from standards profiles, to advanced development and manufacturing for most industries.  Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses with focus on a safe and good workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations.

Hydro is committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future and in doing so, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways to industries that matter.

Job Summary: The Tax Accountant will have a hands-on role in all facets of the tax department, including compliance and planning involving federal, state, and international tax issues, as well as assisting with R&D and transfer pricing documentation.  This position will be responsible for ongoing communication with other departments to assist with gathering tax compliance data as well as involved in building and maintaining new tax processes.   

The Tax Accountant will work as part of a lean tax team wherein the candidate will be afforded ample opportunities to learn while also being given opportunities to own elements of the tax compliance and tax planning processes.


Job Location: Rosemont, IL


Hydro employees can enjoy several benefits including:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Retirement Savings Plans with Company Match/Contributions
  • Education Assistance
  • Bonus Plan Eligibility
  • Parental Leave



Required Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting


Preferred Skills/Qualifications: 

  • 1-3 years of tax experience in public accounting or corporate tax environment
  • CPA and/or MST desirable
  • Strong organizational, communication, and analytical skills.
  • Must have a demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple priorities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Excel, and Word
  • Experience with HFM, Oracle, and SAP would be a plus



Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists with all income tax matters, including data gathering, research and analysis of applicable tax laws, and ensuring company compliance with tax reporting/filing requirements
  • Support US transfer pricing documentation
  • Prepare tax depreciation computations
  • Prepare estimated tax payment computations
  • Respond to state tax notices
  • Maintain tax calendar



Care, Courage, & Collaboration

At Hydro We care about our People!

We care about Safety!

Hydro is heading in a new and exciting direction, and we depend on different perspectives to solve our tasks and meet customer needs. Building on our three core values – Care, Courage and Collaboration – we target a high performing and sustainable work environment based on inclusion of our differences.  Hydro in North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all phases of employment are based strictly upon the qualifications of the individual as related to the work requirements of the position. This policy is applied without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other category protected by law.   

If you need an accommodation in order to complete the application, please let us know by completing the form below or by calling +1 (412) 643-3602.


Posted on:  Mar 18, 2023

Rosemont, IL, US, 60018

Department:  Tax North America
Business Area:  Corporate Management(NHCM)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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