Senior Tax Analyst

Chegg Inc. Santa Clara, CA

Senior Tax Analyst
Finance Team | Santa Clara, CA

The Opportunity

Chegg is looking for a strong Tax Analyst to join its lean, but growing, team. This high visibility position will be responsible for a wide range of multi-state and federal income tax functions, include tax compliance, tax controversy, tax credits and incentives, tax provision, tax planning, and other special projects. This position reports to the Tax Manager.

The Responsibilities

  • Gather information for the federal consolidated Form 1120 and corresponding state income tax returns
  • Set up and maintain tax calendar
  • Assistance with the reports and analysis for the quarterly consolidated tax provision
  • General state and federal tax research as needed
  • Assistance with federal and state notices and audit responses
  • Preparation of quarterly estimated federal, state income, and franchise tax payments
  • Preparation of state income and franchise tax returns
  • Provide support for corporate tax projects: research and development credit computations and surveys 


  • Minimum 3 years of relevant tax experience in Big 4, and/or equivalent industry experience
  • BA/BS in accounting, finance, or business administration
  • CPA desired but not required
  • Strong accounting and tax knowledge with demonstrated experience in financial reporting and tax compliance
  • Superior Microsoft Excel skills and ERP reporting skills, Corptax experience a plus 


  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and prioritize simultaneously
  • Ability to expand knowledge and quickly understand and integrate business objectives with tax strategies, and effectively communicate tax requirements to other functional teams
  • Eager to learn new skills and capabilities to improve for the future
  • Adaptable, flexible and comfortable with change
  • Enjoys the challenge of new and unfamiliar tasks
  • Must have the ability to work effectively as part of a team yet function well with independent responsibilities
  • Encourages and motivates collaboration and pro-actively works with others to solve problems and achieve results
  • Excellent communication skills

About Chegg:

As the leading student-first connected learning platform, Chegg's Student Hub makes higher education more affordable and more accessible, all while improving student outcomes. Chegg is a publicly-held company based in Santa Clara, CA with offices in San Francisco, New York, Portland, India, Israel, Berlin, and Ukraine. Chegg Student Hub Services Include: Chegg Study, Tutoring, Writing Tools, Math Help, Test Prep, Careers Search, Internship Admissions, and College Admissions. 

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Chegg is an equal opportunity employer