Tax Counsel / Senior Tax Counsel

Chevron

Full Time
Houston, TX
Posted 2 weeks ago

Chevron Services Company is accepting online applications for the position of Tax Counsel / Senior Tax Counsel located in Houston, Texas through April 16, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. (Central Standard Time).

The Tax Counsel / Senior Tax Counsel position will provide tax planning advice on a wide variety of tax issues affecting Chevron’s businesses. The position reports to the Manager, Houston Tax Planning and Property Tax.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Provide tax planning advice on a wide variety of tax issues affecting Chevron’s businesses.

  • Primary focus is on federal corporate taxation, with a significant focus on Chevron’s domestic oil and gas operations and marketing/trading of crude oil, refined products and natural gas.

  • Interfacing with company personnel in Corporate Tax, Treasury and Legal in addition to other departments

  • Advising management of tax implications of proposed business transactions.

  • Handling complex tax issues affecting domestic oil and gas operations and marketing/trading of crude oil, refined, and natural gas.

  • A fundamental understanding of the Internal Revenue Code and Regulations is a necessity. Specific expertise in U.S. transfer pricing methods is a plus.

Required Qualifications:

  • J.D. (Law)

  • Minimum 5 years of federal income tax planning experience

  • Strong knowledge of Internal Revenue Code and Regulations

  • Strong tax research and tax analytical skills

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

  • Self-starter with outstanding interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • LL.M or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is a plus

  • Top 25% of graduating J.D. class highly desired

Relocation Options:

  • Relocation will be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:

  • Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breast-feeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability (including medical condition), military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other status protected by law or regulation.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation, please email us at emplymnt@chevron.com.

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.

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