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Senior Tax Accountant

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Senior Tax Accountant

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You could be the one who changes everything for our 28 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, national organization, you’ll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.

Applicants for this role will have the flexibility to work remotely anywhere in the continental United States.

Position Purpose: Review and assist with the preparation of state income, local income, and franchise tax returns, including estimated tax payments and extension calculations. Assist with other tax returns and filings.

  • Assist with the preparation of the quarterly and annual ASC 740 using OneSource Tax Stream and SSAP 10 tax provision calculations.
  • Review and assist with the preparation of state income and franchise tax returns.
  • Review monthly, quarterly, and annual use tax returns, personal property tax declarations, annual reports, and unclaimed property filings.
  • Oversee fixed assets and tax depreciation calculations for tax provision and tax returns.
  • Prepare state apportionment calculations using OneSource State Apportionment.
  • Gather information for federal and state tax audits.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting.
  • 4+ years of accounting experience (tax experience preferred).
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Access applications.
  • Experience with PeopleSoft Asset Manager and Tax Stream preferred.


  • CPA preferred.
Pay Range: $67,400.00 - $121,300.00 per year

Centene offers a comprehensive benefits package including: competitive pay, health insurance, 401K and stock purchase plans, tuition reimbursement, paid time off plus holidays, and a flexible approach to work with remote, hybrid, field or office work schedules. Actual pay will be adjusted based on an individual's skills, experience, education, and other job-related factors permitted by law. Total compensation may also include additional forms of incentives.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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