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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  



This Analyst/Senior Analyst will be strategically positioned to learn and develop into a subject matter expert in partnership taxation. This person will also have the opportunity to grow into the role of:

  • Coordinating the federal income tax compliance efforts among the analysts/senior analysts and the accounting firms
  • Consulting on tax planning strategies and opportunities, both internally and externally


Prior experience in federal income tax compliance and/or consulting for partnerships and/or MLPs, although not required, would better position the Analyst/Senior Analyst to learn and develop at an accelerated rate.



-include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation and review of the annual Schedule K-1s and federal partnership income tax returns,
  • Preparation of taxable income calculations needed for the quarterly provisions, year-end, and forecasting,
  • Researching and documenting partnership income tax issues, and
  • Participating in business development projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree a plus
  • CPA or CPA candidate-eligible required
  • 3+ years' (Analyst) or 6+ years’ (Advanced Analyst) minimum of relevant tax experience (domestic partnership income tax compliance, consulting, and/or planning experience in Big 4, middle market accounting firms, and/or large publicly traded entities)
  • Experience with a master limited partnership is a plus



  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is required
  • Experience with general ledger accounting systems and Corptax preferred
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to thrive in a very collaborative working environment
  • Ability to research and document tax issues


Tax Analyst or Advanced Tax Analyst (title based on experience)




About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

MPC is the nation's second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. In addition, Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation's second-largest convenience store chain, with approximately 2,740 convenience stores in 21 states.


MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.4 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity.


Job Function: Corp Functions; Fin and Acctg

Travel Expected: 0%


MPC's fully integrated system provides operational flexibility to move crude oil, NGLs, feedstocks and petroleum-related products efficiently through the company's distribution network and midstream service businesses in the Midwest, Northeast, East Coast, Southeast and Gulf Coast regions.


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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