Job description

The Senior Tax Accountant reports to the VP of Corporate Tax.  This individual will be responsible for maintaining and improving existing tax automation used for both tax provision and compliance processes as well as other workflows. This role will also work closely with other Tax team members and assist with special projects. 


About Us

HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organizations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfill their hopes and realize their ambitions.


You will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and supporting existing tax automation as well as troubleshooting existing automation when unexpected results appear. 
  • Identifying and implementing other opportunities for process improvements within the Tax department especially with respect to utilization of technology.
  • Manipulating and analyzing large amounts of data to summarize tax results needed for reporting purposes.  

For this role, HSBC targets a fixed pay range between $100,000 and $125,000.

The final fixed pay offer will depend on the candidate and a number of variables, including but not limited to, role responsibilities, skill set, depth of experience and education, licensing/certification requirements, internal relativity, and specific work location.

 At HSBC, our overall goal is to provide a competitive Total Reward Package, with an appropriate mix of fixed pay, and variable pay, as part of an employee’s overall total compensation and benefits.  Variable pay generally takes the form of discretionary, annual awards (sometimes referred to as a “bonus”).   Additionally, HSBC offers a wide range of competitive and flexible benefits designed to help you improve your health and well-being, finances, and lifestyle.


Employment eligibility to work with HSBC in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.

  • 5-7 years of Accounting or Tax Accounting experience required with an emphasis on automation and process improvement
  • Experience with data analytics tools (Qliksense, Alteryx, Tableau). Knowledge of OneSource Tax Provision (OTP) software a plus.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with demonstrated teamwork and collaboration across different business cultures
  • Strong organizational, project and time management skills


As an HSBC employee, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities to ensure you have the right skills for today and tomorrow. We offer a competitive pay and benefits package including a robust Wellness Hub, all in a welcoming, diverse and inclusive work environment.  You will be empowered to drive HSBC’s engagement with the communities we serve through an industry-leading volunteerism policy, a generous matching gift program, and a comprehensive program of immersive Sustainability and Climate Change Initiatives. You’ll want to join our Employee Resource Groups as they play a central part in life at HSBC, including the development of our employees and networking inside and outside of HSBC.  We value difference. We succeed together. We take responsibility. We get it done. And we want you to help us build the bank of the future!


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.