Senior Indirect Tax Analyst

Houston, Texas

Full-time (Direct hire, permanent)
Location: Houston, TX

Schedule: Hybrid plus 9/80

Petroplan is a global recruitment firm specializing in talent solutions exclusively dedicated to the Energy Industry since 1976.

Our team has partnered with an E&P client that is looking for a Senior Indirect Tax Analyst.

Job Summary

The Senior Indirect Tax Analyst will handle all aspects of the sales and tax function, such as filing of sales & use returns and their defense on audit.


  • Prepare, review, and reconcile sales, use and property tax accruals
  • Planning and managing audits, including sampling and understanding of company financial books and records
  • Contributes toward indirect tax process optimization
  • Monitor tax legislation, research tax issues, and ensures compliance with internal controls
  • Works with IT and Accounting to create reports to reduce data manipulation time for compliance and audit
  • Identifies potential indirect tax saving opportunities
  • Works regularly with external consultants on indirect tax matters
  • Mentors and develops peers and colleagues through proactive knowledge sharing


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 5-6 yeears indirect tax experience in public accounting plus oil and gas industry
  • Experience with multi-state sales, use and property/ad valorem tax, audit defense
  • Alteryx/ SAP preferred
  • OneSource Indirect Tax preferred
  • CPA preferred

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.