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Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: Various, Various, Various, United States (US), Various
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


This position can be seated in San Antonio, TX OR Findlay, OH.  Relocation is offered for this position, per mileage requirements.




The Tax Analyst will be a key player within the partnership income tax compliance team.  This group provides the opportunity to learn and develop into a partnership tax compliance matters subject expert. The qualified person will also have the opportunity to grow into the role of Advanced or Senior Tax Analyst where modeling business development projects and reviewing tax returns are the core of the role.  Also, this includes learning to assist with tax planning strategies and advising on how to take advantage of tax opportunities. Previous experience in federal income tax compliance is required.  This previous experience will position the Tax Analyst to learn and develop at an accelerated rate.  Previous experience with and ability to use accounting data and convert that to tax data is needed. 





  • Preparation of the annual Form 1065 Schedule K-1s and using CorpTax to prepare federal partnership income tax returns and all accompanying workpapers
  • Preparation of tax basis balance sheets for partnership entities
  • Analysis and preparation of book income to taxable income calculations needed for the quarterly provisions, year-end, and forecasting or taxable income
  • Assist with the research and documentation of critical partnership income tax issues, and tax return position support
  • Assist with Excel and Alteryx modeling of various scenarios




  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required
  • MAcc, MST, MBA degree a significant plus
  • CPA or CPA candidate-eligible required, CPA required for management roles
  • 4+ years minimum relevant tax experience in domestic corporate or partnership income tax compliance, tax consulting, and/or planning experience in Big 4, upper tier middle market accounting firms, and/or at large publicly traded entities)
  • Previous SAP or Oracle experience a plus.  Experience with a Master Limited Partnership (MLP) a plus





  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is required
  • Experience with Alteryx a plus
  • Experience with general ledger accounting systems (SAP, Oracle) including fixed assets 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



About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining system. MPC's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company that owns and operates gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: None


Marathon Petroleum Company LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition or AIDS/HIV status, ancestry, national origin, genetic information, military, veteran status, marital status, citizenship  or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, click here.

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Equal Opportunity Employer: Veteran / Disability

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