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Tax Senior Analyst, Indirect Tax (Bellevue Washington) - This position will work and support Expedia’s Domestic Indirect Tax Operations Team. The candidate will be responsible for the coordination, review, and preparation of various state and local U.S. indirect tax returns. Candidate will also be responsible for the development and implementation of team processes.  The Tax Senior Analyst, Indirect Tax will perform a variety of recurring and non-recurring indirect tax functions including tax return preparation, analysis, and detailed review of related compliance filings for domestic jurisdictions. The position may also include indirect tax project work as required on a variety of business advisory, financial reporting, transactional tax data, and tax research and analysis projects.  The Tax Senior Analyst, Indirect Tax will join a team of tax professionals and work with the direction of the Tax Manager, Indirect Tax. This individual will work in a dynamic tax environment. Areas of focus will include domestic state and local sales tax, Washington business and occupation tax, and city/county hotel taxes.  Competencies: 4 years of tax experience in a corporate tax department or public accounting firm, Highly organized with superior attention to detail and strong analytic skills, Strong written and verbal communication skills, Ability to learn internal systems and software quickly, Works well independently and in a team environment, Self-starter and diligent problem solver, Strong team player willing to assist in any capacity needed, Have a collaborative and collegial professional demeanor, Possess a strong desire to learn and a natural intellectual curiosity, Multi-task in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment, Desire and ability to learn a new business and company, along with the associated tax issues, Preparation and detailed review of tax returns and related compliance filings, Plan timing of deliverables within agreed due dates and update manager regularly, Work effectively and efficiently under pressure, Perform self-review of work product.  Experience and Qualification: BA/BS degree in accounting or related field, CPA license or actively working towards attainment is a plus, but not a required, Masters in tax or accounting is a plus, but not required, Proficiency in Microsoft Office with an emphasis in Excel.   Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization. Email:  tpucci@expedia.com or tralee@expedia.comDate Posted: 4/7/2017 (IPT2117)

Senior Tax Analyst (Memphis, Tennessee) - Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 300,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer. Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years: • FORTUNE Magazine: No. 8 among “World’s Most Admired Companies” and No. 1 in the delivery industry (2014) • Glassdoor, Employees’ Choice Awards: “Top 50 Best Places to Work” (2014) • FORTUNE Magazine: “100 Best Companies to Work For” (2013) • Computerworld: “100 Best Places to Work in IT” (2013) • Corporate Responsibility Magazine "100 Best Corporate Citizens” (2014) When 300,000 employees around the globe are all working together it is amazing what we can achieve! FedEx connects people and ideas. If you would like to make a difference on a global scale while receiving top notch benefits, competitive pay, and plenty of opportunities to develop, click ‘Apply Now’ and tell us more about yourself. Job Specific Information: Works on complex projects, including tax return preparation, tax audits, and tax research related to the application of federal, state and local tax laws. Participate in configuration, design, support and ongoing management of Vertex transaction tax calculation software. Assist with research and maintenance of product taxability mapping for Vertex integration with transaction systems across multiple lines of business for multiple geographies. Work closely with Tax Technology and other internal teams to implement system changes that support accurate calculation of transaction taxes in compliance with Indirect Tax laws, regulations and policies. Develop a working knowledge of internal ERP systems that integrate with Vertex. Monitor business changes and initiatives for potential impact on transaction tax calculation software. Assist with data management and other Indirect Tax activities as needed to support timely, accurate reporting of indirect taxes. Support Tax and IT relative to Transaction Systems, SKU Configuration, Vertex, and Big Data Management. Knowledge/Skills /Abilities Considered a Plus: Focus on worldwide Vertex transaction tax calculation software configuration, projects and support. This position may work with multiple billing and procurement systems, reporting and analytic systems, and data retention and archiving systems. Experience with multi-state tax return compliance software and preparation of monthly SUT returns. Excellent organization skills and ability to manage many deliverables with limited supervision. Ability to collaborate well with a wide variety of groups and individuals. Excellent analytical, project management, Excel, written and verbal skills. Experience in tax research and legislative analysis. Be a leading resource of the Vertex software environment. Ability to manage large volumes of data and distill into meaningful information for analysis. Experience with TeraData EDW, Tableau, Spotfire, Avalara, Vertex, Sovos, and Onesource a plus. Relocation assistance is available for this position. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in business, finance or related discipline. Five (5) years directly related experience within a tax/financial field. To apply, https://careers.fedex.com/fedex/jobs/26087-248525. Date Posted: 3/17/2017 (IPT2106) 

Tax Analyst Multi-State/Local Income Tax (West Columbia, South Carolina or Austin, Texas) - Named among Fortune’s 2016 World’s Most Admired Companies, Flex offers a world of innovation, learning opportunities, and a strong reputation as environmentally responsible citizens. We are a leading sketch-to-scale™ company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries, and a promise to help the world Live smarter™, Flex provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. We offer a world of innovation, learning opportunities and a strong reputation as environmentally responsible citizens. The Tax Analyst will be based in Columbia, SC / Austin, TX. We are looking for someone who is…Intensely collaborative. Passionately focused on the customer. Disciplined executor of responsibilities. Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement. Relentless drive to win. Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…The Tax Analyst is responsible for timely and accurate preparation, filing and payment of all state and local income and franchise tax returns and certain miscellaneous federal taxes.  This position also is responsible for researching, applying and renewing business licenses for all US locations. Work with outside consultant in the preparation and filing of state and local income/franchise tax returns. Prepare, file and pay quarterly state and local income/franchise tax estimates. Effectively communicate with internal staff, taxing authorities and outside service providers on tax matters. Renew business licenses. Research requirements for business licenses for new locations and file applications where necessary. File annual federal PCORI fees. Calculate, prepare and file quarterly federal transportation taxes. Manage state and local income/franchise tax audits or business license audits. Ability to research and apply tax laws to company activity. Experience in multi-state income/franchise taxes. May assist with some sales/use tax projects. Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…BS in Accounting. 4 years of experience as Tax Analyst. State income tax experience. To apply, https://flextronics.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/Columbia-South-Carolina-United-States-of-America/Tax-Analyst_WD027363-1. Date Posted: 3/9/2017 (IPT2100) 

Tax Manager, Corporate Income Tax Compliance (Memphis, Tennessee) - FedEx Corporate Services, Inc. Tax Specialty: Federal/State/International Corporate Income Tax. Position Summary and Essential Duties: Implement the organization's tax strategy to optimize the amount of tax the company pays and ensure it complies with all relevant local and international tax laws and regulations. Direct tax related activities in accordance with the tax strategy to ensure the organization meets its tax obligations and objectives. Activities may include: tax planning; research; compliance; reporting and filings; auditing; technology; and communicating with external tax agencies. Evaluate activities, policies, practices, and transactions to ensure they comply with all relevant laws and regulations. Ensure all tax returns, tax declarations, and other required reports are submitted accurately and on time. Advise senior management on tax matters and on the potential impact of laws and regulations on the operation of the organization. Implement the organization's tax strategy to optimize the amount of tax the company pays and ensure it complies with all relevant U.S. and state income tax laws and regulations. Manage tax-related activities in accordance with the tax strategy to ensure the organization meets its tax obligations and objectives. Management of the annual income tax return compliance process and related audits, including State, Federal and U. S. Reporting of Foreign Operations, detail review of tax returns. Manage and develop a team of tax professionals to ensure the organization's tax strategy is implemented accurately and consistently and in compliance with all relevant regulations, laws and standards. Relocation assistance is available for this position. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in business, finance or related discipline. Five (5) years directly related experience within a tax/financial discipline. Knowledge of large service or business operations required. Strong basic management, human relations and communication skills. FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed to diversifying its workforce. Please email resume to Jeffrey.Mize@fedex.com. Date Posted: 3/6/2017 (IPT2094) 

Senior Tax Analyst (Deerfield, Illinois) – Walgreens, one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com and VisionDirect.com. Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services. As the neighborhood drugstore and retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, team members and the communities we all call home. Responsible for providing tax support on income tax planning, audit documentation, and accounting reports as they relate to corporate income taxes. Assists Planning Manager with ongoing project management to ensure that critical deadlines and key objectives are met. Assists in the development and documentation of processes for ongoing tax planning initiatives. Actively monitors developments within business unit/subsidiary operations and provides recommendations on potential federal income tax impacts. Assists with obtaining both federal and state tax credit incentives, and developing incentive plans. Monitors, reports, and develops positions on state legislative updates for potential income tax impacts to the business. Engages and works with other Corporate Departments, consultants, and government agencies as necessary on various income tax matters. Identifies areas of opportunity for tax savings through work with other departments, groups, consultants, etc. Job Responsibilities: Prepares tax filings and/or responses to tax auditor inquiries and analyzes various tax laws, regulations and procedures. Responsible for implementing projects related to tax filings and audits. Analyzes and summarizes tax information and prepares reports. Collaborates with internal departments and external consultants, as required. Serves as the tax liaison to business units/subsidiaries. Assists and participates in the transition planning and implementation of procedures for new tax processes. Provides changes or enhancements to ensure “best practice” policies and procedures to gain synergies across all lines of business units. Supports team in the formulation of analyses and recommendations relating to assigned tax area. Participates in projects and process improvements for the department. Mentors and develops tax analysis. Third party audit requests are in compliance with government regulations and contract terms. Addresses issues / claims and corrects error root-causes. Maintains active communication of tax results and issues. Assists and participates in mergers and acquisitions, and tax planning initiatives. Basic Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company OR a High School Diploma/GED and at least 5 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company. At least 1 year of experience analyzing and reporting financial data. Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling). Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state). Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or Economics. Experience in accounting system data retrieval. Experience developing written communications. Experience providing support on state income and sales and use tax audits. Experience with Microsoft Excel that includes Pivot Tables, Pivot Charts, Vlookups, and creating custom formulas. To apply, https://jobs.walgreens.com/job/deerfield/senior-tax-analyst/1242/3912735. Date Posted: 2/28/2017 (IPT2092) 

Manager of Tax Technology (Jacksonville, Florida) - Veritiv Corporation, a Fortune 500 public company, is seeking a Manager of Tax Technology for their indirect tax group in Jacksonville, FL.  The overall objectives of this position are to manage all tax systems and ensure improved efficiency and effectiveness of Tax Department processes by leveraging existing technology and identifying and implementing new technology as appropriate; manage all tax data including the obtaining of data, handling of data through tax systems and analysis, the output of Income and Operating Tax data for compliance and financial reporting, warehousing of data for workflow, reference and data analytics, and for documentation of workflow/checklists to ensure SOX compliance; provide project management of large Tax Department projects; and use data analytics tools, while assisting the VP of Tax and the Tax Directors with risk assessments. Qualifications: Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Tax or Technology.  Masters preferred.  Extensive experience in dealing with large corporate tax affairs which may be in industry, Big 4 accounting or similar surroundings (at least 5-8 years required with 8-12 preferred).  Preferred strong experience with OneSource tax applications, Sharepoint, HFM, and Excel.  Link to apply:
https://xpedx.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/VeritivCareers/job/USA---FL---Jacksonville/MANAGER-TAX-TECHNOLOGY_R13120-1. Date Posted: 2/16/2017 (IPT2087)

Director Income Tax (Chicago, Illinois) -  United Airlines. We have a wide variety of career opportunities around the world — come find yours. Explore open positions in our Finance department, which manages the company's budgets, forecasts and investments, and provides analysis of our financial performance and strategies. Job overview and responsibilities: Directs the company’s tax compliance, tax audit and tax accounting activities with regard to federal, state and foreign income and franchise taxes. Direct an effective and efficient income tax compliance operation. Direct the timely preparation of the company’s federal, state and foreign income and franchise tax returns and related quarterly estimated tax payments and extensions in a manner that minimizes the company’s income tax expense and audit exposure. Interface closely with senior corporate and business unit leaders to develop and implement strategies that minimize the company’s tax liabilities through sound and informed application of tax laws and regulations. Manage federal, state and foreign income and franchise tax audits to achieve minimum tax cost to the business. Recommend audit settlement strategies and direct preparation of appeals briefs. Interface with outside legal counsel during adjudication of tax controversies. Establish tax accounting policies and direct the preparation of the tax portions of the company’s external financial statements in a manner that ensures the company’s compliance with applicable U.S. GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley controls and requirements. Represent the company’s interests during financial statement reviews and audits conducted by the company’s independent accounting firm. Required: Bachelor degree in business or accounting. Deep technical tax compliance expertise across a broad range of federal, state and international income- based taxes; and knowledge of GAAP as pertains to the tax aspects of published financial statements. Ability to build effective and efficient processes to ensure timely and accurate tax compliance. Minimum of 15 years of tax experience (including at least 5 years in a management role) in a large corporate environment or equivalent experience in a first or second tier accounting firm. Proven management and organization skills. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship. Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualifications. Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position. Preferred: Master’s degree in taxation. To apply, please go to www.united.jobs and reference job ID WHQ00009992-RT. Date Posted: 2/14/2017 (IPT2086)

Senior Tax Accountant (Reston, Virginia) - Gate Gourmet, a gategroup company, is the world’s largest independent provider of catering and provisioning services for the airline industry.  For the past 70 years, we have served over 250 carriers in more than 30 countries. Gate Gourmet combines culinary expertise with the highest standards of food safety and production to deliver delicious, healthy, and affordable meals to over 270 million travelers around the globe. We are currently looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to join our Finance team based in Reston, Virginia. Reports to the Senior Tax Manager (US/Canada), the Senior Tax Accountant is responsible for preparing the company’s single entity state income tax returns, preparing state income tax apportionment workpapers, assisting with the preparation of the federal and state consolidated/combined income tax returns, ensuring timely filing for estimated income payments, assist with the management of the income tax provisions for the US and Canadian entities in accordance with IAS 12. Assists Tax Officer and Senior Tax Manager with research and projects related to U.S state and local sales and use and federal and state income tax issues and transactions.   Main Duties and Responsibilities: Assists the Senior Tax Manager with U.S. and Canadian income tax provisions in accordance with IAS 12, including ongoing updates of book-tax accounting differences, monthly accruals, and quarterly update of State and Provincial apportionment. Prepares federal consolidated income tax return. Prepares the separate company U.S. state income returns including estimated payments and extensions. Prepares Canadian income tax return in conjunction with external accounting firms. Assists Tax Officer and Senior Tax Manager group with research and projects with research and projects related to U.S state and local sales and use and federal and state income tax issues and transactions. Demonstrates willingness to learn and grown in his or her technical expertise in tax matters. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from a four-year university or college required. CPA desired but willing to obtain certification. Minimum of 3-4 years of tax experience required, prefer a combination of public accounting and corporate tax experience. Experience with ASC 740 or IAS 12 deferred tax accounting desired. Strong background in US and State corporate income tax issues. Good understanding of income tax accounting principles, including ASC 740 or IAS 12. Proficient with tax research software (RIA preferred). Good Understanding of Onesource Income Tax Return Software. Good organizational skills. SAP experience a plus. Excellent Microsoft Excel and Word skills. Dedication and a strong work ethic. Strong intellectual curiosity and desire to grow as a tax professional. Strong customer relationship building skills with both internal and external customers.  Ability to communicate well to internal and external customers verbally and in writing. Link to job posting: http://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=GATEGOURMET&cws=1&rid=6171. Date Posted: 2/10/2017 (IPT2083)