• Indirect Tax Intern

    Job Locations US-MO-Columbia
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    MFA Oil Company is a growing, farmer-owned energy supply cooperative with a long record of success. Founded in 1929, we have grown to become one of the country’s leading propane, refined fuel and lubricant suppliers and we are looking for people with the right blend of experience and knowledge to join our team.

    The Indirect Tax intern will assist the Indirect Tax Manager with work on monthly sales, uses, and excise tax returns, research new regulations, learn different aspects of indirect and transactional tax work, and research outstanding bank issues for MFA Oil Company.

    We offer competitive compensation plans, profit sharing and affordable benefit options. If you want to work for a company that invests in employee development and offers opportunities for advancement, join the MFA Oil team today!

    MFA Oil Company is an Equal Opportunity/Drug-Free Employer.


    • Learn tax software for determination and compliance; TR-OneSource, Avalara, Avalara CertCapture.
    • Reconcile sales/road tax general ledger accounts.
    • Work on sales and road tax returns for monthly filings.
    • Research new legislation and rules regarding taxation regulations.
    • Assist Tax Department in maintaining internal tax policies.
    • Learn about indirect and transactional taxes.
    • Know and adhere to company policies and procedures.
    • Follow posted work schedule, and adhere to proper clocking procedures to accurately reflect hours worked.
    • Maintain timely and professional communication with management, employees, and customers. Keep supervisor informed of any problems and/or any issues that need attention.
    • Participate in and contribute to MFA Oil’s formalized internship program.
    • Other duties as assigned

    Job Requirements

    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • A current student or May graduate of current year, majoring in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
    • Strong Microsoft Office skills
    • Goal orientated with strong attention to detail.
    • Must be an analytical thinker.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to speak, read, write, and understand the English language to communicate with customers, coworkers, and supervisors

    Preferred Skills

    • Ability to meet deadlines with a high degree of time management skills
    • Able to perform detail work with accuracy and grasp new concepts quickly
    • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential
    • Ability to work well with others and at a fast pace
    • Ability to set priorities and goals and develop plans for achieving them
    • Excellent organizational and creative problem solving skills
    • Excellent customer service, written, and verbal communication skills


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed