Senior Tax Analyst

At Pandora, we're a unique collection of engineers, musicians, designers, marketers, and world-class sellers with a common goal: to enrich lives by delivering effortless personalized music enjoyment and discovery. People—the listeners, the artists, and our employees—are at the center of our mission and everything we do. Actually, employees at Pandora are a lot like the service itself: bright, eclectic, and innovative. Collaboration is the foundation of our workforce, and we’re looking for smart individuals who are self-motivated and passionate to join us. Be a part of the engine that creates the soundtrack to life. Discover your future at Pandora.

Pandora is hiring a Senior Tax Analyst in our Oakland, CA headquarters.  We are seeking a self-motivated, system savvy, team player with a wide variety of experience with taxation, including experience with income tax returns and domestic and international tax compliance issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with all aspects of domestic and international tax compliance
  • Prepare income tax estimates and extensions
  • Prepare state apportionment workpapers
  • Responsible for preparation of property tax workpapers and returns
  • Work cross-functionally with various teams company-wide to ensure business licenses and state registrations are properly filed/paid
  • Gather information for federal, state, and local government audits
  • Research various tax issues and stay up to date on legislative developments
  • Help maintain quarterly documentation in accordance with SOX 404 controls
  • Assist with special projects including addressing notices

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics, business administration or a related field
  • Minimum 4-5 years of relevant experience in public accounting or private industry
  • Experience with research (RIA, CCH, etc.) strongly preferred
  • Masters in Taxation desirable
  • Strong Excel knowledge (pivot tables, vlook-ups, etc.)
  • Experience in Oracle and Adobe a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment with strong sense of ownership
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively
  • Results driven with high level of initiative, teamwork, accountability and integrity
  • CPA preferred

Pandora is committed to diversity in its workforce. Pandora is an equal employment opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, veteran or disability status. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.

Pandora is also a VEVRAA federal contractor. Pandora requests priority referrals of protected veterans from each ESDS, as required by regulation.

If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to apply for a position, please contact us by sending an email to disability@pandora.com This email box is designed to assist job seekers who require a reasonable accommodation to the application process. A response to your request may take up to two business days.

In your email, please include the following:

-The specific accommodation requested to complete the employment application.

-The location or office to which you would like to apply

-The subject of the email should read "Request for Reasonable Accommodation".


Meet Some of Pandora's Employees

Courtney R.

Employee Experience & Inclusion Manager

Courtney articulates and amplifies Pandora’s talent brand, providing visibility and insight into its company culture. She also plays a big role in driving awareness of Pandora’s diversity and inclusion initiatives.

RJ L.

Front-End Engineer

RJ builds intuitive and engaging web applications for Pandora’s listeners, helping create useful products that help users navigate Pandora and explore its offerings.


Back to top