Manager Finance - Tax Provision & Projects

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

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Job Summary


This exciting and challenging position reports jointly to the Federal Directors.  The position has responsibility for quarterly and annual provision and special projects.  ConAgra Foods is a dynamic and complex organization with unlimited new tax issues to research and resolve. At ConAgra Foods you’ll enjoy a relaxed and collaborative work environment.


Position Responsibilities


The Manager-Provision and Projects is responsible for the quarterly and annual provision for ConAgra Foods, Inc. and its subsidiaries. You’ll work with members of the Tax Team as well as others in the Finance organization to efficiently and accurately complete the provisions.  You’ll also be involved in special projects.  Projects can range from acquisitions and dispositions to tax planning projects and enterprise wide initiatives.  This is a highly visable position that will work with the Tax Leadership Team and other Finance leaders.


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
  • 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).




This job description is not intended, and should not be construed to be, an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.  It is intended, however, to be an accurate reflection of those principal job elements essential for making decisions related to job performance, employee development and compensation.  As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.



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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