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Sr. Tax Analyst, (Rochester, New York) - Wegmans is looking for a Senior Tax Analyst to join our team!  As a Senior Tax Analyst, you will have the opportunity to support all aspects of tax technology.  In addition, you will work on special projects and with government auditors to ensure Wegmans’ compliance with applicable tax laws.  If you love to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where attention to detail, analytical skills and strong communication skills are essential, then this could be the role for you! Responsibilities: Work closely with state tax auditors to resolve audits. Partner with information Technology and other internal business units to ensure that tax implications are considered for all system upgrades and changes. Analyze audit request and statute waivers. Lead or participate in special projects to determine tax implications of company operations. Research and monitor tax legislation to identify opportunities for reducing tax assessments. Evaluate analysis of state audit findings. Collaborate with Information Technology and external business partners on all tax automation projects and integrations. Required Qualifications: 3 or more years’ experience in Sales Tax. Bachelor’s Degree in a related field. CPA- Certified Public Accountant. Experience with Vertex O series and data analytics systems, evaluating large data sets and/or data investigation. Tax Research skills and advanced knowledge of CCH or other tax law subscription services. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Preferred Qualifications: CMI Designation. Experience managing audits. Previous managerial/supervisory experience. Tax experience across multiple jurisdictions. To Apply Click Here. Date Posted: 2/20/2019 (IPT2460)

Analyst, Sr. Tax Indirect (Atlanta, Georgia) - At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child’s cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate.  We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful. If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com. Inspired Packaging.  A World of Difference. Tax Senior Analyst will work closely with other members of the Corporate Tax Department (including Indirect Tax Manager and the VP of Tax) to execute various indirect state and local tax planning and compliance functions.  RESPONSIBILITIES: Coordinate with external advisors to provide data for monthly, quarterly and annual indirect return preparation. Regularly monitor the Exemption Certificate inbox to timely respond to inquiries. Prepare tax account reconciliations quarterly. Prepare check and EFT requests for any occasional sales and use tax payments (returns, prepayments, licenses, etc.). Respond in a timely manner to requests and notices from taxing authorities. Coordinate indirect state and local tax audits including information gathering, work paper review, etc. Assist with various sales tax planning projects. SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS: Proficient computer skills including a thorough understanding of SAP and how it interacts with both Vertex and OneSource Ability to effectively communicate with all functional organizations and all levels of personnel. Self-starter that wants to learn and understand. Team player that is willing to help wherever needed. Ability to work above and below current level when required. 7-10 years of progressive tax experience. Public accounting experience or corporate tax experience required. Manufacturing experience a plus. Canadian indirect tax experience a plus. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or CMI (preferred). Masters of Tax (preferred). Apply, Click HereDate Posted: 2/14/2019 (IPT2459)

Tax Manager (Atlanta, Georgia) - Specialty: SALT. Warren Averett is seeking an experienced State and Local Tax (SALT) accountant for our Atlanta, GA office.  The ideal candidate will possess their CPA, have a minimum of 10 years of SALT experience. Responsibilities: Review complicated tax returns for privately held companies in a variety of industries (C-Corp, S-Corp, and Partnership experience preferred). Work closely with companies to effectively identify tax planning and risk management opportunities. Assist in Federal and State audit examinations and monitor RAR adjustments for state tax impact. Analyze potential federal and state tax incentives and credits in order to maintain low ETR. Analysis of state tax sourcing of receipts to develop filing methodologies for various jurisdictions. Awareness of compliance risks outside of financial industry’s traditional tax obligations. Assist in sales use tax controversy, if any. Tax risk assessment and mitigation including development of structural assessment plan. Review state tax provision/state tax true-ups.  Participate in industry efforts and programs with colleagues and advisors. Assume responsibility: including client contact, coordination within the company, staffing requirements, administrative documentation, and preparation timing for engagements. Familiar with working in high volume environment, while functioning as an indirect tax consultant. Participate with more experienced personnel in planning and researching complicated tax issues and direct clients on the optimal solutions. Work on special projects and oversee the activities of associates and senior associates. Develop and maintain quality client relationships. Develop skills to attract new clients and market the company's services and products and facilitate expansion of business with existing clients. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with a minimum of 5 years of experience in public accounting. Possession of CPA. Excellent communication skills for interaction with staff and clients. Ability to provide guidance and direction to department staff that are not direct reports. Specialty in SALT work. Send resume to Jessica.Juliano@warrenaverett.comDate Posted: 2/13/2019 (IPT2458)

Senior Tax Associate (Atlanta, Georgia) - Specialty: SALT. Warren Averett is seeking a senior tax consultant who is an experienced State and Local Tax (SALT) accountant for our Atlanta, GA office.  The ideal candidate will possess their CPA, have a minimum of 3 years of SALT experience. Responsibilities: Prior experience working in a sales tax consulting capacity demonstrating the ability to: Read, interpret and apply tax law, and apply tax law via the preparation of written tax memoranda or matrices for some or all of the following scenarios:  Providing assistance with nexus analysis; Conducting research on item taxability determinations; Have familiarity with exemption certificate reviews; Executing tax remediation strategies like voluntary disclosures; Indirect tax implications of mergers, acquisitions and divestments. Familiar with working in high volume environment, while functioning as an indirect tax consultant. Comfortable interacting with tax authorities via telephone to obtain clarification and further detail on tax matters affecting clients. Willingness to learn other areas of state taxation like income/franchise tax, property tax, or business licenses. Familiarity with the implementation or use of sales and use compliance tools is a plus, but not required. Develop and maintain quality client relationships. Develop skills to attract new clients and market the company's services and products and facilitate expansion of business with existing clients. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with a minimum of 3 years of experience in public accounting. Possession of CPA. Must have strong organizational skills and be able to handle a steady workload with deadlines showing a sense of urgency in an environment of competing priorities. Must be a regular user of RIA or CCH research tools. Excellent communication skills for interaction with staff and clients. Ability to provide guidance and direction to department staff that are not direct reports Specialty in SALT work. Send resume to Jessica.Juliano@warrenaverett.comDate Posted: 2/13/2019 (IPT2454)

Tax Manager (Deerfield, Illinois) - Tax Specialty:  State Income Tax, State Sales/Use Tax. Walgreens. Responsible for leading and managing state and local income, franchise, gross receipts, sales and use tax audits and controversy matters in 50 states for over 140 companies within the Walgreens organization ($175M annual liability on $25B of income). Proactively monitors and manages audits to close audits as favorably and expeditiously as possible, defends tax positions through strategic analysis and tax technical research and analysis, works with cross-functional tax and operational teams to aggressively defend tax returns, assesses and manages ASC 450 and 740 reserves related to audits, and directs and develops tax staff. Also assists in driving process improvement opportunities for tax functions, and provides technical knowledge and advice to tax team members.  Basic Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and at least 6 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, government agency or company with sales in excess of $1 billion. At least 4 years of experience with technical tax laws, regulations and interpreting tax laws. At least 3 years of experience supporting the execution of tax strategy based on the key objectives and goals of the Company. Experience developing and delivering presentations to various audience levels within an organization. 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). Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font). Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns). At least 2 years of experience in the indirect management of team members, including assisting in the development, training and assignment of work/projects to other members of a team. Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state). Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics. CPA, Master’s Degree in Taxation, or Juris Doctor. Significant experience managing state income tax, franchise, gross receipts, sales and use tax audits. Significant experience managing and teaching staff. Significant legal research and analysis experience. Significant financial/accounting data analytics experience with regard to state tax returns and audits. Ability to aggressively manage extensive audit inventory including IDRs, analysis, research, and management reporting. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Big4 or law firm experience. A link to the job description and to apply for the job is as follows: https://jobs.walgreens.com/job/deerfield/tax-manager-state-income-and-sales-tax-audits/1242/9096591Date Posted: 2/8/2019 (IPT2450)

Tax Accountant (King of Prussia, Pennsylvania) - Tax Specialty: Sales and Use Tax, Property Tax and Business License Tax. Lockheed Martin is seeking interested tax accountants to fill multiple positions preparing tax returns, supporting internal and external audits, reconciliations, special project research, etc. The position requires accounting experience, analytical thinking, and effective communication and research skills. Team working environment and innovative process thinking are a must and a CPA and prior sales & use, property tax experience is desired.  Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about. As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Apply via https://jobs.brassring.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25037&siteid=5010&Areq=466285BR  or https://jobs.brassring.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25037&siteid=5010&Areq=466939BRDate Posted: 2/7/2019 (IPT2449)

Tax Senior Associate (Atlanta, Georgia) - Tax Specialty: Sales and Use Tax. DHG ranks among the top 20 public accounting firms in the nation. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina with more than 2,000 professionals in 13 states, we combine deep experience with a strong commitment to personal service. We are passionate about our people and helping our clients succeed—and we do so through a resourceful approach to solving problems, providing solutions and helping our clients achieve their goals. Responsibilities: Provide timely, high quality client service that meets or exceeds client expectations with tax advice and consultation that enable clients to increase shareholder value. The focus of this position will be sales and use taxes, but there will be regular exposure to unclaimed property, gross receipts taxes, business license taxes, credits and incentives, and due diligence reviews. Research and resolve technical state and local tax issues.  Prepare technical memoranda, matrices, and other client deliverables. Manage tax assignments and related projects including, but not limited to, nexus reviews, voluntary disclosures, refund overpayment reviews, sales & use tax process reviews, taxability analysis, audit defense assistance. Plan and coordinate the flow of information with our clients. Participate in the billing and collection process.  Supervise, mentor, and develop staff members.  Expected to recognize opportunities for providing additional services to clients, marketing technical specialty or expertise to clients. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Economics or related degree required.  MAcc, MBA, or MTAX preferred.  Active CPA license preferred or actively pursuing certification. Sales Tax CMI preferred or actively pursuing certification. 2 to 6 years of relevant work experience, including at least 2 years of Sales & Use Tax experience. Strong project management and practice development skills.  Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.  Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.  Proficient use of technology including MS Excel. Experience with sales tax software platforms, such as Vertex, Avalara and OneSource. Proficient with tax research tools (CCH Intelliconnect, RIA Checkpoint). To apply CLICK HERE. Date Posted: 1/23/2019 (IPT2443)

Senior Tax Accountant (Eagan, Minnesota) - At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own. As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en.html.  To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace. Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.  Primary Responsibilities: Provide support for indirect tax audits. Assist with the set-up of sales tax product codes. Assist with the maintenance of tax matrices. Assist in the review and analysis of sales and use tax (SUT), property tax, annual reports and business license matters. Assist with research and planning related to indirect tax issues. Assist with the configuration and troubleshooting related to SUT systems and system implementations. Insure that businesses have sufficient processes and records to support exempt sales. Assist with providing businesses with indirect tax advice and support. Assist with due diligence and acquisition integrations. Assist with preparation of Voluntary Disclosure Agreement documents. Assist with various indirect tax projects and initiatives. Regularly communicate with and directly report to the Director-US Indirect Taxes. Minimum Qualifications: Minimum 4 years of experience. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent experience. Technically proficient in accounting and office software. Strong analytical abilities and troubleshooting skills. Excellent communication skills. Experience in sales and use tax compliance. Preferred or Desired Qualifications: Experience using Microsoft Office, SAP, Alteryx, ONESOURCE suite of software products including ONESOURCE Indirect Tax Determination. Knowledge and experience to determine the proper sales tax treatment of various business and legal transactions. Ability to review all aspects of compliance, indirect tax legislation/regulations/court decisions/rulings affecting indirect tax. Ability to conduct research to assist in the implementation and interpretation of indirect tax laws as they affect the company. Public accounting experience or Master of Business Taxation or working towards one. To learn more about what we offer, please visit https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en/careers.htmlDate Posted: 1/17/2019 (IPT2440)

Tax Accountant (Broadview, Illinois) - Do you want beneficial technologies being shaped by your ideas? Whether in the areas of mobility solutions, consumer goods, industrial technology or energy and building technology - with us, you will have the chance to improve quality of life all across the globe. Welcome to Bosch. We are seeking a Tax Accountant to join our Bosch Group North America Tax Department. The outgoing, collaborative and highly motivated team member will be responsible for ensuring indirect tax compliance for Bosch US entities by optimizing processes, data analysis and technology. Position will work closely with Tax, Accounting, Purchasing, Sales, IT, Business Units, Tax Jurisdictions and External Providers. Major responsibilities include: Responsible for timely and accurate completion of indirect tax (US state and local sales, use and gross receipts tax; Canadian GST; and VAT) compliance including nexus determination, registrations, payments and reporting for current and new business units.  Key team member in monitoring, research, analysis, documentation and timely communication of effective tax conclusions to indirect tax technical questions and tax law changes. Tax process owner or key team member of business units’ ERP systems sales and purchasing functional processes including master data, workflow, source documentation, transactions and reports. Contributing member in the tax functional and internal control design, development, configuration, maintenance and monitoring of Indirect tax and other automation tools and systems; including cross-functional projects and initiatives. Key team member for Bosch US entities indirect tax audits and collaborate with business units to resolve recurring audit issues. Responsible to lead and monitor shared service and external indirect tax providers. Qualifications: Bachelor in Accounting, Business or Finance. 3+ years US and Canadian indirect tax compliance and research experience. 1+ years US and Canadian indirect tax audit experience. 3+ years in a corporate environment; national/regional accounting or indirect tax firm. 1+ years experience in indirect tax; ERP (SAP); and Microsoft Office (Excel) systems. Preferred: Master’s Degree. CPA or CPA candidate. Indirect tax VAT experience. Strong project management and organizational skills. Ability to prioritize and concurrently manage multiple responsibilities. Experience with data analytic; desktop automation and data visualization tools. Excellent communication  skills including negotiating, interpersonal, networking and written skills. Experience in a manufacturing environment.By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disable. To apply, http://smrtr.io/SX3w. Date Posted: 1/15/2019 (IPT2438) 

Canada Indirect Tax Manager (Toronto) - The Canada Indirect Tax Manager will oversee the Canadian Indirect Tax planning/ audit function for AECOM Shared service center and its various business lines with tax obligations in Canada. Specific Responsibilities Include:  Provide tax advice and assistance to Canadian business lines on indirect tax (GST/HST, QST and provincial sales taxes) on the general application of commodity taxes; Contribute to the identification and reduction of tax risks related to indirect taxes and participate in the establishment and continuous improvement of controls and processes. Determine and analyze Canadian tax implications on potential future projects from an indirect tax perspective. Collaborate with cross- functional teams regarding activities at the international level with respect to Canadian projects. Hands on management of the Canadian indirect tax audits (GST/HST, QST and PST) ensuring that tax audits are executed in an efficient, effective, and timely manner; Communicate with the tax authorities regarding various tax correspondences (notice of assessment, statement of account, etc.). Prepare information and training documents related to indirect tax compliance and give internal training to business units; Provide SME guidance to Indirect Tax Compliance Manager and guidance working closely with the Indirect tax compliance team to assist in the end to end tax compliance process when needed, including but not limited to occasional reviews and sign offs of Indirect Tax Returns and payments. Work closely with tax technology to identify automated solutions to the indirect tax processes, and create standard data analytics. Drive and implement changes required to indirect tax compliance processes as a result of changes to indirect tax legislation. Responsible for GST elections along with ensuring registrations are filed. Minimum Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Tax or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, skills, knowledge, abilities and experience. Minimum 7 years of experience in the area of commodity/ indirect taxation; with specific experience in indirect tax audit management. CPA/ CA/ CMI/ CTA or equivalent tax certification. Completion of indirect tax courses (In-Depth GST/HST Course or equivalent); Significant and detailed knowledge of the Canadian and provincial commodity tax legislation (GST/HST, QST, PST); Experience with Oracle R12 and Tax Data Analytics. Strong team attitude and organizational skills and demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks; Highly organized with strong project management skills. Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Outstanding communication skills with the ability to work with all levels in a global organization. Travel may be required. Preferred Qualifications: Six Sigma Green Belt a plus. Tax engine knowledge a plus (Vertex O, OneSource). Tax Analytics Skills (Alteryx, Tableau) a plus. Completion of/or enrollment in the Master of Tax program would be considered an asset; Fluently bilingual (English and French).  To apply here. Date Posted: 1/11/2019 (IPT2437)  

Tax Accountant Indirect Tax (Atlanta, Georgia) - The Global Payments Indirect Tax Department is responsible for tax compliance, technology, special projects, research and audit defense functions for all Global Payments entities. The Tax Department is searching for a motivated and organized self-starter to join our growing team whose primary responsibilities will be to assist with state and local tax compliance. Responsibilities Include: Gather tax data from various billing systems and prepare work papers.  Conduct internal exemption certificate audits. Analyze and reconcile sales tax liability accounts as assigned in a timely, accurate and efficient manner; recommend appropriate adjustments to those accounts and otherwise ensure assigned accounts are accurate. Work with 3rd party partners to ensure compliance in all indirect tax areas. Support Senior Tax Manager in researching sales tax issues regarding: audits, compliance and new business initiatives. Prepare and filing of tax registration documentation for expansion into new states and local jurisdictions. Assist with the collection of data for indirect tax audits (sales & use tax, business licenses and personal property tax). Effectively communicate sales and use tax laws to both internal and external customers through research and interpretation of state regulations. This includes providing supporting documentation to both internal and external customers. Maintain sales and use tax, property tax and business license calendars and location lists. Requirements: 3-5+ years of experience in sales and use. Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently. Solid organizational skills with the ability to meet project deadlines with a focus on details. Intermediate-strong Excel skills. Proven ability to work in a deadline-driven environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously. Basic accounting knowledge with account reconciliation experience and journal entry preparation. Proficiency in Checkpoint or other tax research tools. Experience with Thomson Reuters OneSource, Avalara AvaTax and Vertex O Series Sales & Use system is preferred. Applicants are able to apply directly using this link:  https://globalpay.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/GlobalPaymentCareers/job/Atlanta-GA/Tax-Accountant_R6748. Date Posted: 1/10/2019 (IPT2436)  

Sr. Tax Accountant (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) - Sales & Use Tax. Chesapeake Energy Corporation's (NYSE:CHK) operations are focused on discovering and developing its large and geographically diverse resource base of unconventional oil and natural gas assets onshore in the United States. Our core values — integrity and trust, respect, transparency and open communication, commercial focus and change leadership — are the lens through which we evaluate every business decision. As a dynamic, growing company that offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, our employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of Chesapeake’s performance among our E&P competitors. This senior level position analyzes and interprets tax regulations, prepares required tax reports performed in accordance with current legislation, and works on more complex projects in order to meet the company's tax obligations and objectives. Job Duties & Responsibilities: Prepares tax returns, tax declarations, and other required reports to ensure on time and accurate submissions with minimal supervision. Maintain, troubleshoot, and update tax determination software rules and tax rates. Examines current processes for potential audit exposure areas and formulates plans to minimize exposure. Proactively monitor transaction tax legislative proposals and law changes to ensure appropriate compliance and identify potential opportunities. Collaborates with auditing, accounting, and other departments on tax matters. Guides and trains less experienced staff. Performs other duties as assigned. Advanced knowledge of accounting principles and practices. Advanced knowledge of relevant tax codes and rules as they apply to the oil and gas industry. Advanced ability to analyze current and potential processes in consideration with state and/or federal tax guidelines. Advanced knowledge of tax research tools. Education: High school diploma or GED is a minimum requirement. Bachelor’s degree - from accredited university - Accounting, Finance or related field is preferred. 5 - 8 years related work experience. Chesapeake Energy takes necessary action to ensure that all applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law. Link to apply:  https://career8.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=19650&company=1611255P&usernameDate Posted: 1/10/2019 (IPT2433)  

Senior Tax Analyst, Compliance (Bolingbrook, Illinois)  - Ulta Beauty is the largest specialty beauty retailer in the United States and the place for the true beauty enthusiast who gets butterflies as she shops for beauty and experiments throughout our store. We are the only one to provide our guests prestige, mass and salon products and services under one roof – All Things Beauty, All in One Place™. We put our guests at the center of all we do, committing to offer her unrivaled ways to be beautiful in an environment that provides the thrill of exploration and delight of discovery. This position will focus on sales & use tax discipline including return compliance, taxability, and audit defense.  The senior tax analyst will be responsible for: tax computation and payment, product taxability, audit defense preparation, exposure analysis & mitigation, and systems improvement and implementation.  This role will participate in meeting the required compliance and tax accounting deadlines.  There will be significant interface with tax department personnel, individuals in finance, and business partners throughout the organization.  Additionally, this role will provide support for multiple areas within the tax department, including Property tax, Licensing, Sales tax audits and assisting management on special projects as needed. RESPONSIBILTIES: Ability to complete and review monthly sales & use tax returns. Ability to prepare budgets/forecasts for sales and use tax. Ability to assist in training on various tax software systems and compliance procedures. Ability to complete and review account reconciliations for sales and use tax. Review of or preparation of coding of products for taxability. Implement and maintain various tax software systems (Vertex Returns and Vertex O-Series). Meet all statutory compliance deadlines in the time frames directed by management. Assist with tax audits, including preparation and analysis of responses to document requests, preparation of appeals and other correspondence. Preparation and analysis of the company’s state ASC450 reserves. Preparation of SOX control documentation. Monitor current tax developments and practices, which would affect our various tax liabilities. Analyze notices and correspondences from various governments and prepare responses. Resolve help desk tickets/customer service questions. Lead and contribute in internal meetings and projects with minimal supervision. Communicate tax knowledge to Finance leadership and other department personnel. Work on special projects as assigned. REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSIDERATION:Bachelor's degree in Accounting or other financial discipline. Three to five years of progressive tax experience.  CPA, Master’s Degree, or other designation CMI, or in pursuit of, a strong plus. Overtime is required to meet various tax deadlines Previous experience in a large corporate tax environment, a strong plus. Demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in Tax required. General understanding of business acumen. Solid knowledge of accounting principles. Be able to analyze situations and provide solutions. Desire to take initiative to lead or pursue tasks and inquiries. Effective communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently on tasks, including making sound decisions within responsibilities. Research proficiency a must. Previous audit experience a plus. Must be a strong team player. Ability to multi-task a must. Must conduct himself/herself in a professional, respectful and appropriate manner at all times. Demonstrated strong user and working knowledge of tax systems, Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), and database applications. Vertex or SAP experience a plus. This position requires an ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills, and strong communication skills are essential. Normal office demands. Send resume to dori.goldman@ulta.comDate Posted: 1/10/2019 (IPT2432)

Manager of Indirect Taxes (Cary, North Carolina) - Responsible for transaction and property tax aspects of US ABB and subsidiaries’ operations, including transactional (sales, use, gross receipts, VAT, GST/HST) tax compliance, planning, property tax efforts, state and local tax audits and tax accounting. RESPONSIBILITIES:Typical duties will include, but are not limited to, the following: State and local transactional and property tax compliance and audit management.   Subject matter expert/partner to the businesses on U.S. transactional and property tax issues.  Responsible for Sarbanes-Oxley and FAS5 reporting requirements for ABB and subsidiaries. Lead the integration of multiple tax engines/exemption certificate programs on different ERP’s on to a unified platform. Manage the successful migration of indirect tax compliance activities to an internal global business services hub. Provide analysis and support for mergers, acquisitions and divestments from an indirect tax perspective. Help negotiate state and local tax incentives for ABB and subsidiaries.  QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting, Management, or Finance or significant accounting coursework coupled with at least eight (8) years of experience in Sales & Use tax. Experience, ideally within a multinational organization. Preferred qualifications include: Strong organizational and project leadership skills especially in tax engine and compliance migration efforts, Considerable transactional & property tax experience with large multi-national organization, sales/use/VAT/GST/property tax audits, Strong research analytical, verbal and writing communication skills. SAP, Sabrix and/or Vertex experience. Advanced degree and/or certification such as CMI or CPA. To apply, please access this linkDate Posted: 1/9/2019 (IPT2430)  

Tax Accountant (Atlanta, Georgia) - Tax Specialty- Sales Tax. The Global Payments Indirect Tax Department is responsible for tax compliance, technology, special projects, research and audit defense functions for all Global Payments entities. The Tax Department is searching for a motivated and organized self-starter to join our growing team whose primary responsibilities will be to assist with state and local tax compliance. Responsibilities Include: Gather tax data from various billing systems and prepare work papers. Conduct internal exemption certificate audits. Analyze and reconcile sales tax liability accounts as assigned in a timely, accurate and efficient manner; recommend appropriate adjustments to those accounts and otherwise ensure assigned accounts are accurate. Work with 3rd party partners to ensure compliance in all indirect tax areas. Support Senior Tax Manager in researching sales tax issues regarding: audits, compliance and new business initiatives. Prepare and filing of tax registration documentation for expansion into new states and local jurisdictions. Assist with the collection of data for indirect tax audits (sales & use tax, business licenses and personal property tax). Effectively communicate sales and use tax laws to both internal and external customers through research and interpretation of state regulations. This includes providing supporting documentation to both internal and external customers. Maintain sales and use tax, property tax and business license calendars and location lists. Requirements: 3-5+ years of experience in sales and use.  Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently. Solid organizational skills with the ability to meet project deadlines with a focus on details. Intermediate-strong Excel skills. Proven ability to work in a deadline-driven environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously. Basic accounting knowledge with account reconciliation experience and journal entry preparation. Proficiency in Checkpoint or other tax research tools. Experience with Thomson Reuters OneSource, Avalara AvaTax and Vertex O Series Sales & Use system is preferred. Apply for job by clicking on link: https://globalpay.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/GlobalPaymentCareers/job/Atlanta-GA/Tax-Accountant_R6748Date Posted: 1/9/2019 (IPT2428)  

Tax Technology Analyst (Baltimore, Maryland) - Specialty: Sales Tax. Purpose:  Support all aspects of tax technology and lead further adoption of best practices for tax automation, reporting, and data management using technical skills to improve tax processes and compliance. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Play a lead role in automating tax related data activities. Provide project management for tax related aspects of future SAP and ancillary system implementations, updates, and upgrades. Assist with development and lead testing of tax requirements for all SAP and ancillary system changes, implementations, updates, and upgrades. Own the maintenance, user-defined configuration, and continued enhancement of Vertex O Series, the Company’s sales & use tax engine. Develop cross-functional relationships with IT and other business partners to resolve tax related SAP and ancillary system issues and ensure tax requirements are considered for all system changes and enhancements. Refine, streamline, and standardize tax reporting and data analytics by utilizing existing tools and identifying areas for enhancement. Provide technical support for the monthly, quarterly and annual accounting close and tax compliance processes. Work with tax and cross-functional teammates to establish goals and objectives for the tax relevant portions of the Company’s IT roadmap. Technical Attributes of Ideal Candidate include but are not limited to the following: Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Statistics, or Accounting required. Master’s degree Accounting Systems, Management Information Systems, or Information Technology and Management are a plus. 3+ years’ experience working in tax, accounting, business analytics, or related field required. Experience with an advanced ERP system (SAP, Oracle, etc.) required. Experience in data analytics systems (Alteryx, Tableau, Excel, etc.) required. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and articulate ideas and actionable recommendations required. Experience with indirect sales and use tax and/or VAT across multiple geographies preferred. Experience with Vertex O Series preferred. Experience with large-scale tax or accounting business processes and data flows preferred. Experience with large data sets and/or data investigation preferred. Ideal candidate will bring a creative, positive, and helpful attitude; a team oriented, customer-centric working style. ApplyDate Posted: 1/7/2019 (IPT2423)  

Senior Tax Advisor (San Diego, California) - At Calpine, we give you the tools you need to chart your own career path in an engaging, fast-paced environment where you can learn from power industry leaders. Whether you are a student seeking an internship that offers real-world experience, a recent graduate ready to build a rewarding career or a seasoned professional who wants to expand your horizons, Calpine provides meaningful opportunities and challenges. Our learning and development platforms and educational reimbursement programs enable employees with initiative to explore their own potential in a dynamic and rewarding industry. This position maintains and administers the transaction tax function to ensure timely compliance with the state and local transaction tax reporting requirements in de-regulated energy industry managing compliance for several related entities. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual transaction tax returns (sales tax, gross receipts tax, UUT, EES, CAT, TPT, Excise Tax, GRS, PPS) in a timely and efficient manner. Reconcile monthly transaction tax liabilities between GL, trial balance and tax data. Analyze monthly sales data to identify and resolve variances and other tax related issues. Maintain strict adherence to deadlines of tax calendar inclusive of transaction taxes, property taxes and business license filings. Prepare Tax Journal Entries. Ability to read, interpret and apply tax law; inclusive of tax research, preparation of written Tax Memoranda and tracking tax law changes in legislation. Interact with tax authorities to obtain clarification and further detail on tax provisions affecting company interests. Ensure customer and vendor exemption certificates are received and managed in a timely manner. Work with billing team and other departments to resolve sales tax questions, as needed. Ensure appropriate internal controls are in place when accounting for transaction taxes and return preparation. Other general ledger and/or research projects as assigned. Requirements: Proficient using Microsoft Office (e.g., Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, etc.). Strong Excel skills with the ability to manage large quantities of data without loss of data integrity. Proficient using computer-based accounting, tax, and research systems. Able to multitask. Able to effectively advocate the interests of the transaction tax team. Preferred Education/Experience: Relevant Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent. CMI with Sales Tax Emphasis Preferred. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in accounting or tax, with at least 3 years in tax. Energy industry knowledge a plus. CPA a plus. Apply. Date Posted: 1/7/2019 (IPT2422)  

Senior Tax Analyst (Dublin, Ohio) - The Senior Tax Analyst supports the activities of the Tax Department by reviewing financials and supporting documentation, as well as working with outside providers to ensure the timely and accurate preparation of Company tax returns. Recommends changes to processes and controls regarding the collection of financial information and application of tax rules to ensure accurate financial and tax reporting. Job Description: Prepares Federal and State partnership returns and supporting schedules; Prepares State and Municipal corporate income and franchise tax returns; Collects, reviews, analyzes, and processes information used to prepare tax related reports and returns; Prepares extensions and quarterly estimated tax calculations; Maintains GAAP, 704(b), and Tax capital accounts; Resolves and tracks tax notices; Ensures all compliance deadlines are met; Assists with tax credit applications and compliance; Prepares monthly account reconciliations; Reconciles and calculates tax fixed asset depreciation; Assists with tax audits and reviews; Assists with other tax types and special projects as needed. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with a major in Business, Accounting, or Finance. Advanced degree preferred, but not required. 4+ years of progressively responsible partnership income tax experience in a multi-state environment with an emphasis on compliance and research; Proven tax research proficiency required with demonstrated experience in complying with tax regulations; Knowledge of partnership tax and capital account maintenance rules; Familiarity with mainframe accounting systems; experience with an AS-400 environment preferred; Working knowledge of computerized accounting systems and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; Ability to independently plan, organize, prioritize, schedule, coordinate, and make decisions relating to assigned tasks; Strong analytical and problem solving skills; Ability to communicate technical tax knowledge to non-tax practitioners; CPA, CMI preferred, but not required. Travel generally not required, (<5% of time). ApplyDate Posted: 1/3/2019 (IPT2420)  

Senior Manager, Tax (Dublin, Ohio) - This position will manage the preparation and review of ASC 740 (Tax Accounting) work papers (including associated tax reporting) of the Company. In addition, this position will manage also tax account reconciliation and internal control processes of the Company as well as the purchase accounting implications of potential acquisitions and any other reporting needs for the company's tax planning/compliance functions. Provides guidance and recommendations to management regarding changes in laws and their application to the business. Job Description: Manage team responsible for the preparations, oversight, and review of worldwide income tax provision in accordance with ASC 740 and communicate key results to management and cross-functional teams; including performing detailed review of material items, complex issues, and risk intensive areas. Preparation of income tax footnote, disclosures, other quarterly close filings, and presentations of quarterly close results to management. Collaborate with Internal Audit on SOX compliance initiatives including control and process improvement. Perform as lead on special ASC 740 related projects as requested by management including but not limited to M&A, special transactions, business process management, etc. Monitor existing and emerging tax accounting issues under ASC 740, and other reporting guidance including researching and quantifying any impact to the company's financial statements. Work with and provide responses to internal and external auditors during the quarterly review cycle; work with outside vendors and internal departments on tax technology development, improvement, and implementation. Manage the account reconciliation process for all income tax accounts and coordinate the monitoring of the reconciliation process for the company's non-U.S. subsidiaries Ability to research and communicate technical tax issues to Management, and prepare and maintain relevant and organized work papers and memorandum. Maintains strong relationships with external tax consultants. Identifies going-forward tax consultant service requirements, including tax return review and/or planning support. Develops and maintains procedures regarding the compliance cycles for all tax types, including segregation of duties and maintenance of controls. Works with Technology Services to ensure integrity of tax systems. Maintains continuing professional education requirements to stay apprised of new technical developments. Designs, develops, and maintains tax training programs to educate corporate staff members regarding tax policies and procedures. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with a major in Business/Accounting/Tax; CPA and/or MST preferred. Six plus years of experiences in a large multi-national corporate tax department or large public accounting firm; Demonstrated broad-based experience in applying generally accepted tax/accounting principles, complex company structures, and legal organization. Possess advanced knowledge of ASC 740, APB 23, and FIN 18. Proven tax research proficiency required with demonstrated experience in complying with tax rules and regulations; Supervisory or management experience preferred. Familiarity with mainframe accounting systems and tax compliance/provision software (OneSource preferred). Working knowledge of computerized accounting systems, personal computers, and Excel. Experience with HFM financial reporting preferred. Team player, accurate, committed. Detail oriented and organized. Proven ability to meet deadlines. No certification generally required. Some travel required. ApplyDate Posted: 1/3/2019 (IPT2419) 

Senior, Transaction Tax (Katy, Texas) - Tired of the typical public accounting experience?  Our business model is centered on building a strong team, and developing long term relationships with our clients.  We compete head to head with Big 4 for clients and consistently outperform our competitors by providing a more personal client experience and better team environment.   We are seeking a Transaction Tax Senior in our West Houston Office who will join our team and help clients plan for and manage sales and use tax issues.  This is a consulting position, and your experiences will include overpayment reviews, exposure analysis, voluntary disclosures, audit assistance, tax research and memorandums, tax matrix and training, process reviews, registrations, compliance, and calculation of tax reserves. You will be supported by and work directly with the local principal and manager and be given the opportunity to develop your technical, analytical and soft skills while working with our clients.  You will learn and experience a lot in this role.  In addition to maintaining our client relationships, we are committed to maintaining your sanity.  Every firm preaches work/life balance, but we will actively work with you to balance client delivery, career development, and your life outside of the office.  Did we mention our new office location at LaCenterra - Cinco Ranch in Katy? For those of you looking for an exceptional career opportunity without having to office downtown, look no further.   What you will do: Perform detail reviews of transaction data and supporting documentation for determining proper sales/use taxes due for purposes of quantifying refund claims and/or reductions to audit assessments. Manipulate and analyze raw data from various accounting and reporting systems. Research tax issues in multiple states and help develop tax planning strategies. Address complexities and issues that arise from client operations.  Participate with decision making and strategy development for a growing practice. Proactively monitor transaction tax legislative proposals and law changes to ensure clients are aware of potential opportunities/costs.  Continuously develop tax expertise, analytical capabilities, and soft skills. What you need to succeed: Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Information Technology, or Business with at least two years of experience in indirect tax, and at least one year at a consulting firm.  Experience in the energy industry is a plus, but not required.  CPA or CMI preferred. Possesses a fundamental understanding of state tax laws and regulations. Demonstrates excellent organizational skills and strong self-motivation.  Must be able to work effectively with little day-to-day direction/supervision. Able to effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects, activities and deadlines. Able to use personal computer software proficiently, including spreadsheets, database, word processing and presentation software. Deep experience working in Excel or Access, PowerPoint preferred. Experience with indirect tax engines including Vertex, OneSource, Sovos, Avalara, and Financial accounting systems such as SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Navision, a plus. Able cultivate client relationships and work effectively in a team environment. Able to demonstrate and apply superior analytical ability and technical expertise with an ability to provide insightful analysis. Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly, effectively and persuasively. Able to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; make effective decisions, identify underlying or hidden problems and patterns and apply creativity and innovative thinking. Able to anticipate new situations and/or changing demands and respond proactively.  Ability to research tax issues through the use of RIA or other tax research tools. Works independently and demonstrates initiative to accomplish goals. Some travel out of town, overnight for internal or client meetings and/or conferences. Able to produce quality work in fast paced environment with high daily pressure to meet deadlines. Able to work irregular hours and overtime as needed or required to meet established deadlines. To apply, https://meritadvisors.ninjagig.com/Date Posted: 1/3/2019 (IPT2418)  

Senior, Transaction Tax (Katy, Texas) - Tired of the typical public accounting experience?  Our business model is centered on building a strong team, and developing long term relationships with our clients.  We compete head to head with Big 4 for clients and consistently outperform our competitors by providing a more personal client experience and better team environment.  We are seeking a Transaction Tax Senior in our West Houston Office who will join our team and help clients plan for and manage sales and use tax issues.  This is a consulting position, and your experiences will include overpayment reviews, exposure analysis, voluntary disclosures, audit assistance, tax research and memorandums, tax matrix and training, process reviews, registrations, compliance, and calculation of tax reserves. You will be supported by and work directly with the local principal and manager and be given the opportunity to develop your technical, analytical and soft skills while working with our clients.  You will learn and experience a lot in this role. In addition to maintaining our client relationships, we are committed to maintaining your sanity.  Every firm preaches work/life balance, but we will actively work with you to balance client delivery, career development, and your life outside of the office. Did we mention our new office location at LaCenterra - Cinco Ranch in Katy? For those of you looking for an exceptional career opportunity without having to office downtown, look no further.  What you will do: Perform detail reviews of transaction data and supporting documentation for determining proper sales/use taxes due for purposes of quantifying refund claims and/or reductions to audit assessments. Manipulate and analyze raw data from various accounting and reporting systems. Research tax issues in multiple states and help develop tax planning strategies. Address complexities and issues that arise from client operations. Participate with decision making and strategy development for a growing practice. Proactively monitor transaction tax legislative proposals and law changes to ensure clients are aware of potential opportunities/costs. Continuously develop tax expertise, analytical capabilities, and soft skills. What you need to succeed: Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Information Technology, or Business with at least two years of experience in indirect tax, and at least one year at a consulting firm.  Experience in the energy industry is a plus, but not required. CPA or CMI preferred. Possesses a fundamental understanding of state tax laws and regulations. Demonstrates excellent organizational skills and strong self-motivation.  Must be able to work effectively with little day-to-day direction/supervision. Able to effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects, activities and deadlines. Able to use personal computer software proficiently, including spreadsheets, database, word processing and presentation software. Deep experience working in Excel or Access, PowerPoint preferred. Experience with indirect tax engines including Vertex, OneSource, Sovos, Avalara, and Financial accounting systems such as SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Navision, a plus. Able cultivate client relationships and work effectively in a team environment. Able to demonstrate and apply superior analytical ability and technical expertise with an ability to provide insightful analysis. Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly, effectively and persuasively. Able to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; make effective decisions, identify underlying or hidden problems and patterns and apply creativity and innovative thinking. Able to anticipate new situations and/or changing demands and respond proactively.  Ability to research tax issues through the use of RIA or other tax research tools. Works independently and demonstrates initiative to accomplish goals. Some travel out of town, overnight for internal or client meetings and/or conferences. Able to produce quality work in fast paced environment with high daily pressure to meet deadlines. Able to work irregular hours and overtime as needed or required to meet established deadlines. This position is based in our West Houston Office (LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch, in Katy) but will require some travel to client locations. Send resume to cshantz@meritadvisor.comDate Posted: 12/6/2018 (IPT2412)  

Senior Tax Analyst (San Diego, California) - Calpine Energy Solutions, LLC. Responsible for the performance of the transaction tax compliance function inclusive of detailed tax research and documentation to support varying inputs from the field and the business. RESPONSIBILITES/ACCOUNTABILITIES: Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual transaction tax returns along with substantial supporting documentation of varying degrees of complexity (sales tax, gross receipts tax, UUT, EES, CAT, TPT, Excise Tax, GRS, PPS) in a timely and efficient manner. Coordination with, and review of, the outsourced tax firm on the preparation of sales tax compliance. Reconcile monthly sales tax liability between GL, trial balance and tax data. Analyze monthly sales data to identify and resolve variances and other tax related issues. Maintain strict adherence to deadlines of tax calendar inclusive of transaction taxes, property taxes and business license filings. Ensure customer and vendor exemption certificates are received and managed in a timely manner. Work with billing team and other departments to resolve sales tax questions, as needed. Ensure appropriate internal controls are in place when accounting for transaction taxes and return preparation. Other general ledger and/or research projects as assigned. Attendance in professional transaction tax related organizations. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor or Master’s Degree in accounting or tax preferred. IPT CMI Preferred. 5+ years’ experience in Taxation or Public Accounting. Detail understanding of U.S. sales/use tax function is required. Advanced use of Excel and Access required; People Soft and Revenue Manager Experience preferred. Excellent communication skills as will interact with both internal and external clients. Please submit your cover letter and resume to Jae.Mohr@calpinesolutions.com as well as complete an online application for the Senior Tax Advisor position at www.calpine.com.   Date Posted: 12/6/2018 (IPT2411)