Senior Accountant (Tax)

League City, TX, US, 77573




Senior Accountant (Tax)

American National is seeking a full-time, state and federal tax professional to join the accounting team. To thrive in the position, you should have experience in state tax return preparation, 10-99 reporting, payment processing, and journal entries.


Onsite Placement Location: League City, TX. (Relocation benefits will be assessed accordingly)

How you will make an impact:
Manage the accurate and timely filing of state and local income tax returns including, insurance premium tax returns, sales and use tax returns, and property tax returns
Support monthly state income tax accounting process including the review and approval of state income tax accruals and estimated tax payments
Review of annual 1099 reporting and withholding tax
Develop and maintain close business relationships with various departments throughout the company including Financial Reporting, Corporate Accounting, Investment Accounting, Treasury and Legal
Mentor/lead team members

Four-year degree in Accounting or Finance
Professional level work experience in accounting, & state tax returns
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
Demonstrated success in a professional tax environment
Ability to work hours outside of normal business operations during peak periods (Typically, January-March annually)
Preferred skills:
Federal and/or state tax return experience
Insurance industry experience
Public accounting experience
SAP software experience 
Eligible employees may pursue approved industry certifications with reimbursement assistance, on the job study time, and financial incentives. Ask your recruiter for more details!




American National offers eligible employees and their families medical, dental, vision, and basic life insurance. Employees are able to enroll in our company’s 401k plan. Employees also receive annually a bank of paid time off and paid holidays.   We aspire to see people for what they bring to our corporate culture by supporting an inclusive work environment, including an emphasis on a healthy work-life balance, development opportunities, and a casual dress code.


American National is an established, stable, and successful multi-line insurance corporation that has provided financial strength and a sense of security to employees, customers and business partners since 1905.  With focus on our organization’s values and cultural richness: Financial Strength, Integrity, Respect, Service and Teamwork (FIRST) and Agility, Collaboration, and Engagement (ACE) we continue to pursue our vision to be a leading provider of financial products and services for current and future generations.


Hiring Practices

The preceding job posting was designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It is not intended to be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.  We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with the job qualifications, we still encourage you to apply. You may be just the right candidate for this position or other opportunities at American National.


American National’s recruitment policies help us place individuals in a timely and efficient manner. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted by our recruiting team. Candidates may check the status of their application(s) by logging into our Career Portal.  Learn more about our company, by following us on social media: LinkedInFacebookInstagram


American National is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected categories. American National is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities.


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“If you believe you can make a difference in the lives of our clients, if you’re willing to work hard, if you want a fulfilling career, and if your values match ours, then I want you to work for American National. ” – James Pozzi, Former President and CEO.




Nearest Major Market: Galveston
Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

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