Myriad Genetics, Inc.

Sr. Tax Accountant

US-UT-Salt Lake City
4 weeks ago
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Salt Lake City


Myriad is seeking a Sr. Tax Accountant to add to our team.  The Tax Accountant is responsible for aspects related to the Company’s taxes including accounting, compliance and planning.  The position will work with internal business groups and external tax professionals to complete projects, and will report directly to Tax Director.


  • Assist in timely and accurate completion of the accounting for income taxes (ASC 740 and ASC 718)
  • Assist with the accurate completion of income tax work papers and returns
  • Assist in the identification, analysis and implementation of tax planning
  • Research and document tax technical issues
  • Assist with the management of 3rd party vendors responsible for critical calculations related to income tax compliance and accounting
  • Review, analyze and interpret existing tax laws and proposed income tax legislation for the purposes of preparing forecasts of Company’s tax liability
  • Assist with other various tax filings: sales and use tax, property tax, excise tax, etc.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA and/or Master’s degree preferred
  • Strong analytical, project management, and prioritization skills
  • Experience with income tax provisions preferred
  • Must have a demonstrated hands-on approach an success in working in a team-based environment
  • Proficient in MS Excel and other MS products
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

About Myriad

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYGN) is a leading molecular diagnostic company making a difference in patient’s lives through to discovery and commercialization of transformative molecular diagnostic products that assess a person’s risk of developing disease, improve diagnosis, predict disease progression and guide therapy. We believe in improving the healthcare management of patients by providing physicians and patients with critical information across multiple medical specialties that addresses unmet medical needs. With fiscal year 2015 annual revenue of approximately $700 million and more than 2,000 employees, Myriad is focusing on strategic initiatives, including growing our existing markets, launching new products, and expanding our global presence to take advantage of significant long-term growth opportunities. For more information on Myriad, please visit the Company’s website at: Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran.  Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.


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