Sep 18, 2020

Tax Accountant Portsmouth, NH

  • Sprague Operating Resources LLC
  • Portsmouth, NH
Full-Time Accounting Defense Finance Oil and Gas Other

Job Description

Tax Accountant

Accounting TAXAC01475

    • Posted: June 30, 2020
  • Full-Time
  • Portsmouth, NH, USA

Job Details


Our Tax Accountant will be part of a team that is responsible for preparing various tax returns, including federal and state tax returns, as well as audit preparation.  You will ensure government compliance and respond to related notices in order to resolve discrepancies and minimize interest and penalty charges.  The person in this role will be the go-to for tax-related questions from our internal and external customers and will be responsible for assisting customers to research and apply for proper licenses or exceptions.


We want to hear from you!


Do you like to solve problems and consider yourself forward thinking? If you are looking for a place where you can learn a lot about the energy industry while constantly challenging yourself, then Sprague is your place. Sprague employees are dedicated and driven, and we constantly strive to be the best in the industry. We work best as a team, knowing that collaboration leads to innovation and the best customer experience. As a company that has continued to evolve with the energy industry for the last 150 years, we are looking for hardworking employees to join us as we remain at the forefront of the industry.


Qualified candidates for this role will have the following:


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration
  • 1-2 years tax or accounting experience preferred
  • Advanced computer literacy with Microsoft Office
  • Detail oriented
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong mathematical aptitude



What we offer:


Sprague takes a collaborative, customer-centric approach to providing best-in-class energy products and related services throughout the Northeast. As a publicly-traded company (NYSE:SRLP) founded in 1870, we pride ourselves on offering customers the expert solutions and high-quality service that help their businesses thrive in any market landscape.

Sprague values innovation, safety, integrity and people. We know that our people are what set us apart from our competition, and we work hard to make sure each employee across our 20+ locations knows how important they are to our organization.  We recently surveyed our employees to ask them their favorite part of the job. Unanimously, they answered with "the people I work with." You are part of a team and a family at Sprague, and everyone works together to ensure the success of both the company and the individual. 


And in addition to great coworkers, you’ll enjoy perks like medical benefits and retirement contributions that start on your first day.  Sprague also provides tuition reimbursement for any employee that would like to further their education.  Sprague has adopted a casual business dress code where you can wear jeans to work! Do you like to get involved where you work? Sprague has a range of committees to support varying initiatives (Sustainability, Charitable, Scholarship, FunForce, etc…). Sprague is a place that cares about its employees, its community, and about creating a place where people want to come to work every day.


Plus we have some great benefits!

  • Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans with employer match
  • Defined Contribution Plan with an automatic 5% contribution from Sprague
  • Paid Volunteer Time
  • Flexible Working Policy
  • Choice of high deductible and PPO Health Plans to fit your individual needs
  • Wellness Program


Come join us to learn why we are consistently celebrating 20-, 30-, and even 40-year anniversaries here at Sprague!

Sprague is an EEO/AA employer.  We strongly encourages minorities, females, Vets and individuals with disabilities to apply.


As a federal contractor we adhere to OFCCP employment regulations.  Click Here for OFCCP compliance information




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