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International Tax Accountant

International Tax Accountant

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Job Title:             International Tax Accountant

Position Location:           Westchester, IL

Business Unit:    Tax


Primary Function            

The international tax accountant reports to International tax manager, and works closely with Senior International tax accountant. The person will assist with forecasting Ingredion’s current year taxable income from its foreign operations and foreign tax credit utilization.  The person will be responsible for preparing Ingredion’s U.S. informational return with regard to some of its foreign affiliates.  He or she will also assist with monitoring global transfer pricing policy compliance, and coordinating foreign tax return filings. He or she will help with other miscellaneous projects such as IRS audit.

Reports To:         International Tax Manager

Supervision:        No


As an International Tax Accountant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare U.S. tax returns with regard to Ingredion’s foreign affiliates
  • Assist in preparing Form 1118 – Foreign Tax Credit
  • Assist in quarterly forecasting of U.S. taxable income from Ingredion’s foreign operations
  • Assist in monitoring transfer pricing policy compliance
  • Assist in monitoring global tax return preparations and coordinating with 3rd party return preparer.
  • Assist with miscellaneous projects

The International Tax Accountant position is well-suited for you if you:

  • Bring in process improvement ideas including utilization of existing technologies
  • Adapt to changing law, accounting rules, business practices and the continuous evolution of IT systems
  • Work with other Tax team members
  • Work with the entire finance organization (US and Non-US), IT and related functions to efficiently produce timely and accurate income tax conclusions for the company
  • Work with outside advisers to achieve Ingredion’s goals


Qualified candidates will have:

  • 0-2 years of tax experience
  • Bachelor degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • CPA preferred
  • Being proficient in using Windows-based software programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Having Onesource tax software experience is a plus.
  • Having SAP Financial Consolidation System - BPC experience is a plus
  • Be responsible for and take ownership of assigned projects
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Possess the ability to prioritize and meet tight deadline
  • Communicate well with other people in the organization
  • Be able to work in a team environment


Relocation Available? No

Job Grade: F

If you are inspired by professional challenges and the rewards that come from a high level of performance, then Ingredion is the company for you. At Ingredion you can be a member of a globally connected team inspired to achieve great things.

We believe in the power of our people to work together to seize opportunities, overcome obstacles and exceed expectations. Each day, individuals make a meaningful difference in the quality of our products and the success of our technology and operations and, in turn, the quality of life for consumers.