Remote-USA, East Coast preferred

KAYAK, part of Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG), is the world’s leading travel search engine. With billions of queries across our platforms, we help people find their perfect flight, stay, rental car, cruise, or vacation package. We’re also transforming the in-travel experience with our app and new accommodation software. For more information, visit

As an employee of KAYAK, you will be part of a global network that includes OpenTable and KAYAK’s portfolio of metasearch brands including Swoodoo, checkfelix, momondo, Cheapflights, Mundi and HotelsCombined. Many employees are dedicated to one brand, but we all have the benefit of using each others strengths and insights. Together, we’re able to help people experience the world through dining and travel.

The Role:

The Tax Analyst will report to the Director of Global Tax and join an outstanding finance operation inside KAYAK and OpenTable (KOT), both key brands of Booking Holdings Inc. This individual will work collaboratively to support the daily operations of the global tax function and promote an environment of continuous improvement and curiosity.

We’re looking for someone who 1) loves numbers! 2) possesses a learning and growth mindset and continuously challenges the status quo, and 3) appreciates different perspectives in a global organization. This position will support the Tax team with the day-to-day tax operations of KOT’s global business and is encouraged to work closely with various KOT team members (Accounts Receivable/Payable and Finance Systems to mention a few) and departments.

If you’re someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is excited to support domestic and international tax initiatives, apply today!

In this role, you will:

  • Assist with the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual income tax provisions (prior ASC 740 experience a plus)
  • Support the preparation of income tax provision supporting work papers which include ASC 740-10 (FIN 48) calculations, tax account roll-forward schedules, and return to provision analysis
  • Assist with the preparation of income tax journal entries, account reconciliations, and quarterly variance analysis
  • Provide tax support for various departments such as preparing tax projections, modeling various income tax scenarios, and assisting with ad hoc financial analysis
  • Work cross-functionally to collect data for the income tax provision and compliance
  • Respond to inquiries from tax authorities regarding notices and examinations
  • Assist in SOX testing for income tax accounts
  • Stay ahead of changes in tax statutes and regulations

Please apply if you have:

  • 2-3 years work experience in a professional setting
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, preferably with an emphasis in Accounting, Finance, Economics or a related field
  • Basic understanding of tax accounting concepts
  • High work standards and strong work ethics, and can manage multiple shifting priorities in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to communicate and present issues in a clear and effective manner
  • A high attention to detail, accuracy, and follow-through
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A self-starter attitude while remaining team-oriented


  • Generous paid vacation
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Company matched retirement plans
  • Health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Headspace Subscription
  • Drinks, coffee, snacks, games etc.
  • Weekly Catered Lunches
  • Free massages from professional massage therapists
  • Universal Paid Parental Leave

Note for Connecticut Residents: To receive estimated salary range information for this role pursuant to Connecticut’s “An Act Concerning the Disclosure of Salary Range for a Vacant Position”, email [email protected]. You must include the name of the position in your request.

There are a variety of factors that go into determining a salary range, including but not limited to external market benchmark data, geographic location, and years of experience sought/required. The range for this United States located role is $70,000-$90,000.

In addition to a competitive base salary, roles are eligible for additional compensation and benefits including annual cash bonus; health benefits; flexible spending account; retirement benefits; life insurance; paid time off (including PTO, paid sick leave, medical leave, bereavement leave, floating holidays and paid holidays); and parental leave and benefits.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

OpenTable aspires to be a workplace that reflects the diverse communities we serve and a culture that is inclusive and welcoming. Hiring people with different backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and ideas is critical to innovation and to how we deliver great experiences for our users and our partners. Representation matters.

We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform job responsibilities, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.