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Job Title:  Senior Tax Analyst

Req ID:  25527
Job Category:  Finance

Mentor, OH, US, 44060


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

A senior member of the Corporate Tax Department, whose purpose is to apply U.S. Federal, State and Local tax laws to the operations of STERIS plc’s U.S. entities in a manner which ensures compliance, minimizes tax liability and reduces tax and penalty exposure.


  • Prepare and organize Federal, State and Local Corporate Tax returns and supporting workpapers, including those with advanced level of complexity.
  • Prepare and organize estimated income tax payments and extensions.
  • Preparation and review of personal property tax returns, as needed.
  • Apply and review Accounting for Income Taxes including:     
    • Monthly & quarterly accruals as needed
    • Current tax account reconciliations
    • Deferred tax reconciliations and supporting calculations
    • Non-income tax account reconciliations as needed
    • Other schedules as needed
  • Prepare and assist with federal and state tax credits and incentives as needed.
  • Conduct tax research as needed and communicate results to management.
  • Support tax controversy matters and correspond with taxing authorities as needed.
  • Prepare and review special state specific income tax related calculations.
  • Complete and assist with other filings and special projects as needed. 

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  An advanced degree and/or CPA certification is a plus.
  • 5 or more years of experience in corporate taxation; emphasis on federal and/or state income tax compliance heavily preferred.
  • Candidate should possess strong written and oral communication skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel. 
  • ERP systems and tax compliance or provision software experience is preferred.
  • Excellent analytical skills – must be able to analyze, not just compile information.  Issues are complex, so attention to detail is mandatory. 
  • Self-starter, self-confident and self-motivated, as well as possess the ability to act and operate independently.





STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  25527
Job Category:  Finance

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

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Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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