Manager Finance - Tax

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Build your career at ConAgra Foods.  At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-paced workplace.

Job Summary


This exciting and challenging position reports jointly to the Director State and Director Federal.  The position has responsibility for the efficient resolution of federal and state income tax audits.  ConAgra Foods is a dynamic and complex organization with unlimited new tax issues to research and resolve.  ConAgra Foods is innovative in its approach to tax controversy.  We are part of the Internal Revenue Services’ Compliance Assurance Process and aggressively defend positions taken on our returns. At ConAgra Foods you’ll enjoy a relaxed and collaborative work environment.


Position Responsibilities


The Manager-Audit is responsible for completion of federal and state audits for ConAgra Foods, Inc. and its subsidiaries. You are the face of ConAgra to federal and state tax authorities.


You will

  • work collaboratively with other members of the ConAgra Tax Team and Finance organization,
  • be involved in the training and menorting of other members of the ConAgra Tax Team,
  • have support from the ConAgra Tax Leadership Team, and
  • be a member of a high energy, collaborative, results driven team.


Position Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business Administration with accounting emphasis.
  • 5-7 years of corporate tax experience, with significant experience in the international area.
  • Proven experience reengineering tax processes and continuous improvement skills
  • Proven ability to self-direct and manage multiple projects simultaneously to successful completion in a deadline driven environment.
  • Proven experience working with ASC 740.
  • Advanced degree, CPA or other professional designation preferred.
  • Public accounting experience preferred.
  • Demonstrable strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Proven ability to balance attention to detail with broader goals and time limitations.
  • Proven ability to adapt and be flexible in a fast paced environment.
  • Proven oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability as a team player and leader.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office suite, electronic tax research tools (eg: BNA, RIA), and tax compliance software (eg: CorpTax).



ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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