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Title:  Staff Tax Accountant

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country/Region:  US
State:  CA
City:  San Jose
Business Unit:  Direct Organization (CFO)
Office:  REA(San Jose)
Job Function:  Finance & Accounting
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas Electronics Americas (REA) is a dynamic, multi-cultural tech company where employees can learn, mentor and thrive. REA brings together the strong financial foundation of a multi-billion dollar global operation and the flexibility and velocity of a smaller organization. We are developing technologies for the latest advances in mobile computing, secured connected devices, autonomous driving, smart homes and factories and more. Our solutions are at the heart of products developed by the major innovators around the world. Join us and be part of what’s next in electronics.


Responsibilities, depending upon candidate experience and fit would include:

  • Manage in the preparation of the Company's quarterly and annual income tax provision calculations and related financial statement disclosures, including current and deferred provision calculations, return-to-provision calculation and analysis, reconciliation and analysis of tax accounts, the analysis of uncertain tax positions and valuation allowance, and preparation of tax memos related thereto
  • Ensure accurate, timely filing of consolidated federal, state and local income tax returns and other business-related filings
  • Facilitate R&D analysis conducted in order to qualify for R&D tax credits
  • Coordinate with external service providers and auditors on domestic, financial reporting and international tax matters
  • Partner with business leaders, tax, finance, treasury, legal, and external advisers on business and tax planning matters
  • Bring additional value by identifying tax planning opportunities, and identifying tax issues proactively
  • Monitor legislative and regulatory tax law developments, communicate the effects of these developments to management and the tax team and create strategies to capitalize on changes to taxation legislation
  • Build and maintain effective control procedures and documentation over all aspects of the tax process
  • Support US federal, state, local and foreign tax audit defense and tax notices & inquiries
  • Ad hoc tax projects as required or as needed



  • BS Tax Accounting or similar & 7-10 years' Corporate Tax experience


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran