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US Indirect Tax Planning Senior Manager (Redwood Shores, California) – Oracle US. Responsibilities: Gather and analyze evidence and financial information to support the company on sales, business license and property tax matters. Perform research, analysis and applies state and local tax laws to Oracle’s business transactions to support audits, mergers and acquisitions, technical positions for sales, business license and property tax. Interact with functional and product experts to understand and document relevant and accurate business transactions, models and product facts. Advise internal business partners (Sales Teams, Legal, Credit and Collections, A/P, Invoicing, Ordering, Procurement, Supply Chain) on tax issues and, as needed, assist with the identification and implementation of operational and/or systematic changes that minimize tax risks and enable process effectiveness. Train and coached staff and contractors in a manner that empowers them and produces increasing quality of work product. Assist in the design of metrics that are meaningful to measuring service levels, tax risks, and benchmarks for assigned ownership of processes.  Report status to Senior Tax leadership, perform root cause analysis and recommend/implement continuous process improvement. Preferred Requirements: Experience in writing and articulating tax technical positions. Detail oriented, analytical, and able to manage multiple tasks.  Functional understanding of computer tax and ERP systems including data capture and flow.  Strong written and verbal communication skills. BA/BS in Accounting or Finance preferred.  CPA and/or MS/MBA tax and/or J.D. preferred. As part of Oracle's standard employment process, candidates will undergo a complete background check prior to an offer being extended. These background checks are conducted by a professional third party firm at no charge to the applicant and include: prior employment verification, education verification, social security trace, criminal background check and motor vehicles records (where required for position). Oracle Supports Workforce Diversity. For consideration, please submit your resume at https://www.oracle.com/corporate/careers/index.html requisition ID: 17000P8R or contact brock.musgrave@oracle.com. Date Posted: 6/20/2017 (IPT2162) 

US Property and Business License Tax Manager (Redwood Shores, California) – Oracle US. Responsibilities: Perform review of property and business license tax filings. Maintain tax filing calendars. Reconciliation of tax account activity. Train and coach staff.  Maintain current knowledge of property and business license tax laws affecting Oracle’s property and business license tax compliance. Review and/or perform analysis and compilation of information to ensure accurate and compliant tax filing positions. Design and implement compliance process improvements. Preferred Requirements: Detail oriented, analytical, and able to manage multiple tasks in a complex business environment.  Experience with property and business license tax concepts, account reconciliations and supporting sources. Train and coach tax staff. Collaborate with internal business partners to recommend solutions and optimize tax compliance processes. BA/BS in Accounting or Finance preferred. As part of Oracle's standard employment process, candidates will undergo a complete background check prior to an offer being extended. These background checks are conducted by a professional third party firm at no charge to the applicant and include: prior employment verification, education verification, social security trace, criminal background check and motor vehicles records (where required for position). Oracle Supports Workforce Diversity. For consideration, please submit your resume at https://www.oracle.com/corporate/careers/index.html requisition ID: 17000PUP or contact jon.gamble@oracle.com. Date Posted: 6/20/2017 (IPT2161) 

Senior Tax Accountant Indirect Tax (Eagan, Minnesota) - We are the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization. Primary Responsibilities: Assist in the review and analysis of sales and use tax (SUT), property tax, annual reports and business license matters. Assist with sales tax research of business products/services for proper tax classification and treatment. Assist with sales tax research and planning related to indirect tax issues. Assist with the configuration and troubleshooting related to SUT systems and system implementations. Assist with the set up of sales tax product codes. Assist with the maintenance of tax matrices. Provide support for indirect tax audits. 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. Help reconcile data files received from billing system. Regularly communicate with and directly assist the Assistant Tax Manager, F&R. Qualifications: Minimum 4 years’ 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 preparing sales tax returns. Preferred or Desired Qualifications: Experience using Microsoft Office, SAP, ONESOURCE software products. 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. Conduct indirect tax 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. To apply, https://toc.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=17000978. Date Posted: 6/15/2017 (IPT2160) 

SALT Services Senior Consultant II (Indianapolis, Indiana) - Specialty:  Sales & Use Tax. BKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,600 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries.  At BKD, we view state taxes as an opportunity to save.  We look for opportunities for savings in clients’ state and local tax (SALT) payments. Our SALT team has extensive training in tax accounting, tax law, compliance, audits and economic development benefits, and experience with the tax laws in many states. Our SALT solutions apply to sales and use taxes, income and franchise taxes, property taxes, credits and incentives and many more areas of multi-state taxes. Responsibilities: Supervise client engagements. Plan and research tax issues. Prepare technical memorandums. Analyze and review Nexus issues. Provide audit assistance. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field strongly preferred. 4 to 6 years of professional tax experience – public accounting experience is strongly preferred. CPA license preferred. High-level analytical and reasoning skills. Ability to meet stringent deadlines of our clients. Expert PC skills as well as proficiency with the rest of the MS Office suite. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture. Work in a fast paced team environment. Candidates with additional experience may be considered for a more senior role.  Experience the BKD difference for yourself.  For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com.   BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity employer with policies designed to ensure equal opportunities in recruitment, employment, promotion, compensation, training and development without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion or creed, disability, national origin or any other protected status. Submit resume directly to Melanie Mosher at mmosher@bkd.com.  Date Posted: 6/8/2017 (IPT2159)  

Supervisor, Sales/Use Tax Audits & Research (Irving, Texas) -  Tax Specialty: Sales Tax - 7-Eleven, Inc. This role is responsible for performing technical sales, use, and other transaction tax research (retail, construction, food and beverage, etc.) to provide business and audit related support. In addition, this role is responsible for supervision and oversight of sales tax audit staff. Responsibilities: Facilitate all phases and activities of sales, use, and other transaction related tax audits; Includes analyzing and responding to information requests, supporting Company tax positions, management of audit timelines, and supervision and development of sales tax audit staff responsible for gathering data and supporting audit resolution; Perform technical sales, use, and other transaction related tax research to ensure compliance with state/local laws and minimize the Company's tax posture;  Includes preparing tax research memorandums and/or tax matrices to document positions and support operations, other external departments, and Company-wide strategic initiatives;  Maintain multinational (U.S. and Canada) product taxability determination system to ensure proper taxation of retail sales; Includes tax review of promotions and other retail programs in support of Company-wide strategic initiatives; Manage sales tax procurement process to ensure proper taxation of fixed assets, expenses, and other non-resale items; Includes oversight of Company invoice approval process to ensure favorable sales and other indirect tax consequences; Assist with special projects as directed by department management consistent with department, finance, and Company-wide goals and objectives. Qualifications: Bachelors/4 Yr. Degree Master’s degree preferred; 4+, Indirect tax (US & Canada) research and audits; Experience with and ability to interpret transaction tax statutes, regulations, rulings, etc.; Strong verbal and written communication skills (specifically research memorandums and ability to interact with taxing authorities); Strong research skills (CCH, RIA, other applicable on-line research tools); Ability to successfully manage a variety of projects and responsibilities (multi-task). Apply here: https://uscorporatecareers-7-eleven.icims.com/jobs/14990/sales-tax-supervisor-audit-%26-research/job. Date Posted: 6/6/2017 (IPT2158)  

Manager, Sales and Use Tax (Overland Park, Kansas) – SALT Solutions. Job Summary:  Expanding tax consulting firm has an opening for a Manager of Sales and Use Tax.  Responsibilities will include managing all levels of the sales and use tax function for our clientele, as well as assisting in business development.  Experience with Audit Defense, Reverse Audits, Taxability Studies, VDA’s, general consulting, etc. are a must.  Candidate must be willing to relocate to the Kansas City area. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years of experience are required.  All sales and use tax experience in public accounting, government or industry will be considered.  CPA or CMI is a plus. This position will involve significant customer contact so excellent interpersonal skills and a strong customer focus is required. Experience in unclaimed property is a plus. To apply, please send resume and salary requirements by Email to khileman@SALTSolutions.biz or Fax to 913.239.2417. EOE. Date Posted: 5/30/2017 (IPT2156) 

Sr. Analyst, Sales/Use Tax Audits (Fort Worth, Texas) – Textron Inc. is one of the world’s best known multi-industry companies, recognized for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, E-Z-GO, Jacobsen and many more. This position is responsible for managing sales/use tax audits and leading special projects at Textron’s shared services center in Fort Worth. Responsibilities: Manage state and local sales & use tax audits; Perform monthly review of & validation of taxability of high value items; Conduct internal sample audits of business unit taxable/exempt items to ensure accuracy of taxes assessed; Take corrective action as required to prevent future overpayments/underpayments; Perform reviews of historical sales & use tax payments and identify opportunities to claim refunds; Manage refund claims; Lead special projects as needed; Assist business units in resolving sales & use tax related issues, including Taxware and other tax engine issues; Work with AP and AR to support inquiries related to sales/use taxes; Obtain/maintain customer exemption certificates and configurations. Education and Experience: Bachelor Degree in Finance/Accounting; CPA or IPT CMI designation preferred; Minimum of 6 years’ sales & use tax experience within a large international company or large consulting firm (industry experience preferred), with direct sales & use tax audit experience; Experience working in a manufacturing environment and a shared services center a plus. Skills and Competencies: Working knowledge of ERP systems - SAP, Oracle, Lawson, AS400-JBA, Trans4M, Co-op; Tax engine experience (Taxware a plus); Knowledge of SOX controls & compliance requirements; Demonstrated ability to manage projects and functions; Demonstrated problem solving abilities; Detail oriented and organized. Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. Please apply online at 
https://textron.taleo.net/careersection/textron/jobdetail.ftl?job=254486. Date Posted: 5/24/2017 (IPT2153) 

Sales and Use Tax Analyst (Temple Terrace, Florida) - Tax Specialty: Sales Tax. United Rentals, Inc. Job Description: Monthly, quarterly and annual preparation and filing of all required US and Canadian sales use tax returns and gross receipts returns. Maintain monthly sales and use tax permits and state and local business licenses. Review and process sales tax exemption certificates. Ensure tax calendar for sales and use tax filings and/or licenses are maintained to reflect current filing requirements. Compile, analyze, and research data for licenses & sales tax return compliance and audits. Work with business units to ensure timely, complete, and accurate information is obtained and provided to support tax return filings. Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual sales tax returns, gross receipts returns, and annual reports including: Analyzing the tax trends to determine current numbers reasonableness. Reviewing customer transactions for accuracy of sales tax calculations. Reconciling tax data imported from Vertex to United Rentals data. Identifying variances to be researched and resolved by making adjustments to returns. Performing research with respect to sales and use tax notices and responses as needed. Prepare, review and process funding requests. Timely preparation, review, and filing of registration or occupation business license fees including maintaining a database or worksheet of historical changes with respect to United Rentals operations. Analyzing data to determine current numbers reasonableness. Review and execute funding requests. Issue and Monitor Sales Tax Credit and Debit Memos: downloading exemption certificates and cross reference with customer and sales data to support memo issuance. Run comparison reports and analyze the results to remove questionable transactions. Ensure compliance and identify any issuance errors. Respond to customer and branch inquiries on memos. Monitor and retain business operation notifications, including: storing business licenses electronically and forwarding copies to the pertinent branch and/or regional office. Researching and preparing appropriate registration forms. Updating compliance calendar to ensure future registration and reporting obligations are met on time. Review and approval of exemption certificates from branches and/or customers, including: approving or rejecting exemption certificates by conducting research and obtaining any additional documentation based upon analysis of various state sales tax rules governing exemption certificates. Determining good faith acceptance using statute standards. Corresponds with customers, branches and credit offices validity determination. Changing and monitoring tax flags in Rentalman. Electronically storing pertinent documentation and/or certificates. Closely work with compliance team to identify jurisdictions where United Rentals may need to register for sales & use tax purposes. Vendor Exemption Requests: provide vendors with properly executed exemption certificates where applicable. Responsible for maintaining accurate address/contact information for all tax jurisdictions. Ensure monthly due date calendar signed by preparer and reviewer is in compliance to SOX and internal audit standards. Assist Sales and Use Tax Manager with monthly reconciliation process, internal audit requests, sales tax audit information requests and sales tax return reconciliations. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Job Requirements: BS degree in accounting or business or comparable work experience. 3+ years' experience in sales and use tax with a multi-state corporation, or accounting firm. Experience with sales tax, business licenses, exemption certificates and accounting systems. (Vertex/License HQ/CertCapture/Rentalman/Lawson/AQT preferred). (b) Ability to analyze and interpret state and local tax laws and regulations. (c) Capable of establishing working relationships with key internal and external customers. (d) A high level of confidence, attention to detail and accuracy, while performing actions with integrity and sound judgment. (e) Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills. (f) Proficient use of Microsoft Office products required. (g) Strong commitment and ability to work cooperatively in a team environment. (h) Ability to prioritize and manage time efficiently. (i) Experience in leasing/rental industry helpful. (j) Knowledge of the fundamentals of Personal Property Taxes is a plus. Apply here: https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1128407&d=External&r=5000221854406#/. Date Posted: 5/23/2017 (IPT2152) 

Senior Analyst (Atlanta, Georgia) – Tax Specialty: Sales Tax. WestRock manufactures consumer and corrugated packaging solutions that give our customers a winning edge in the global marketplace. We partner closely with customers on everything from beverage packs and pizza boxes to trigger sprayers and fragrance pumps to paperboard used for a wide variety of packaging and shipping containers. We are seeking a Senior Sales and Use Tax Analyst in our North, Georgia Indirect Tax Department. Responsibilities: Be part of our team responsible for tax compliance, research, GL account reconciliation, tax audits, and business unit support and financial and process integration projects. Many opportunities for growth and development in a dynamic team environment. Experience Required: This position requires a combination of accounting, tax and data skills which are necessary to analyze transactions and zero in on issues. Initiative and strong follow-through is required for problem resolution. Four-year degree in Accounting or Computer Information Systems preferred. At least 5 years of sales tax experience is required for this position. Experience in manufacturing and or a tax research and consulting environment preferred. Strong working knowledge of ERP systems such as JD Edwards, Oracle, SAP, Indus Passport. Qualities Desired: Strong analytical and solid accounting and system skills. High degree of technical competency with spreadsheet and database tools. Effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills; enjoys working independently as well as part of a team. Shows strong initiative in problem resolution. Contact: Karol Tompkins, karol.tompkins@westrock.com, (804) 444-8021. Date Posted: 5/23/2017 (IPT2148)

Senior Indirect Tax Manager (Glen Allen, Virginia) – AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Manager - Indirect Tax for immediate employment for the Glen Allen, VA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. Responsibilities: Reports to the Director of Indirect Tax. Manages a group of fifteen employees including two supervisors, three to four senior analysts and nine staff members for sales and use, property, payroll, business license, gross receipts and other indirect taxes. Oversees compliance, audits, transaction and contract review, and training for company personnel. Handles research and communication for various tax matters with legal, tax and operations personnel. Helps with staff professional development and training. Oversees exemption certificates for vendors and customers along with managing W-9s and W-8s. Oversees account reconciliations for indirect tax accounts. Maintains and updates documentation for tax return procedures and other responsibility procedures. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance. 10+ years or more of indirect tax experience especially with compliance, research (CCH) and audits for sales and use tax, property tax, gross receipts tax, business licenses. Experience handling indirect tax audits especially sales and use tax and property tax audits. Strong and effective written and verbal communication skills. Experience reconciling indirect tax accounts. Ability to interact with employees, vendors, customers, and direct reports in a professional and customer service oriented manner. Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness. Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required. Preferred Qualifications: CMI or CPA preferred. Oracle ERP system experience preferred. W-9 and W-8 experience. Experience with automated software (Vertex or Sabrix) implementation is helpful. To apply, http://aecom.jobs/glen-allen-va/senior-manager-indirect-tax/BAC4BC0213414DCB8B38CE967C126D1F/job/Date Posted: 5/16/2017 (IPT2147)

Senior Tax Accountant, Sales and Use (Lake Forest Illinois) - At Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), we think of ourselves as more than a box manufacturer.  You’ll find the best people in the industry operating in a “golden rule” culture. As one of the largest producers of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the U.S., PCA offers customers broad expertise and economies of scale, while our multiple plant locations let us rapidly meet the local needs of our customers. Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) a leading manufacturer of corrugated packaging and POP Displays is seeking a Senior Tax Accountant, Sales and Use. Under general direction from the Tax Manager, the incumbent will supervise the preparation and timely filing of outsourced sales and use tax returns.  This position will also assist with sales and use tax account reconciliations, sales and use tax audits, research of complex sales and use tax issues especially those subject to judgment and interpretation, and respond to inquiries from company personnel and taxing authorities.   Work with outside firms to insure accurate and timely filing of sales and use tax returns. Assist with state and local sales and use tax audits. This includes procuring necessary detailed information, managing the audit process, discussions with the auditors, preparation of requested schedules, formation of dispute workpapers and support, post-audit documentation and communicating with various PCA personnel. Review and approve the proper handling of sales tax exemptions. Oversee maintenance of tax licenses/permits. Research and respond to inquiries and notices from state and local sales and use taxing authorities, vendors, customers, and company personnel. Research and analyze complex sales and use tax issues.  Must be able to effectively communicate these findings, both orally and in writing, to various financial and non-financial personnel within the company. Monitor state and local sales and use tax developments, including understanding how these developments affect the company’s operations. Identify and implement sales and use tax planning opportunities through review of laws, regulations and the filing of special exemptions, deferrals, and credits. Know and follow policies and procedures of the company, share information that would benefit other members of the team and find ways to improve the delivery of service to our customers. Strive to continually strengthen PCA’s business philosophy of meeting needs and exceeding expectations for customers.  This includes supporting PCA’s Commitment to Service which involves doing what's right for our customers, focusing on strategies that add value and support growth, and keeping the promises that we make. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent is required and a CPA is preferred. 3 to 6+ years’ experience with a preferred focus in the state sales and use tax area. Experience in the manufacturing industry is preferred. Attention to detail, accuracy, and consistently meeting deadlines are required. Proficiency in Excel, Word, Tax Compliance Software, and On-Line Tax Research Databases is required. PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. If you are interested in the Senior Tax Accountant, Sales and Use with PCA, please apply at: https://www.localjobnetwork.com/j/25177565. Date Posted: 5/16/2017 (IPT2144)

Tax Systems Specialist Sales & Use Tax (Chicago, Illinois) - Responsible for assistance with the development, management, maintenance and testing of the sales and use tax reporting functionality of U.S. Cellular, its subsidiaries and partnerships. This position will be required to understand, document, test, and validate all systems and technology applications in use by the Tax Department. This position must develop expertise in the TOPS billing system functionality, SAP platform and must establish deep technical knowledge Vertex Communications Tax functionality. Specific Responsibilities: Document and understand U.S. Cellular sales tax systems and functionality of each with respect to their integration with the revenue and purchase reporting process for transaction tax purposes. Establish and maintain an inventory of all system interfaces that the Tax Department uses including specialty programs, queries and macros. This includes diagrams and documentation. Establish and monitor user access to each system and/or query. Test and validate on a sample basis SAP general ledger report, query data, and other data gathered for use in the compliance processes to check for completeness. Review and test SAP variants in use including assistance with SOX queries. Work within TOPS Billing System environment to: Test and validate TOPS product mapping to Vertex Communications Tax decisions including mapping to the general ledger revenue accounts. Team with Revenue Assurance to identify, discuss, document and resolve TOPS billing matters with respect to transaction tax. Perform quarterly testing of billing system to validate tax outcome is as expected including documentation of sampling methodology and test results. Perform real time testing of new products prior to production to validate tax outcome is as expected including documentation of sampling methodology and test result. Ability to query, assemble and manage large amounts of data including data for use in audits. Ability to communicate effectively with U.S. Cellular's IT, SAP and TOPS Billing teams to explain system issues and achieve timely results. Team with the Tax Compliance Manager to develop, improve, streamline and enhance system reports used to facilitate the compliance process. Collaborate with the Tax Department and other U.S. Cellular Departments to share results, develop efficiencies and standardization. Become a SAP and TOPS Super user. Maintain Tax Department calendar for SOX reporting and testing, assist users with timely completion of SOX requests, and participate in SOX testing as required. Maintain integrity of data stored on Tax Department network drives in including organization and archiving of files. Represent the Tax Department on cross-functional projects for U.S. Cellular products and initiatives. Principal Working Relationships - IT department members, Tax department members and all finance/controlling associates, as well as legal and other company functional department personnel. TDS Tax team. Financial Responsibility/Impact - Impacts the payment of sales and use taxes on sales of over $4 billion through timely and accurate compilation and /or filing documents. Education/Experience: 5 years’ experience in finance or accounting Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Information Systems, CPA a plus. Experience with tax software systems is a plus, particularly telecommunications billing system taxation, property tax compliance software and Vertex's CommTax.  Excellent interpersonal and communication skills - ability to establish and maintain professional productive relationships. Excellent data management skills including data mining capability, proficiency in Microsoft products and SAP.  Ability to work independently to solve problems and the ability to document findings in a logical manner. Ability to aggregate large amounts of data in an efficient manner. To apply, http://www.uscellular.jobs/ShowJob/Id/1170907/Tax-System-Specialist/ or randi.marino@uscellular.com. Date Posted: 5/12/2017 (IPT2142)

Senior Manager, Indirect Taxes- Audit, Planning and Analysis (New York, New York) - Tax Specialty: Property, Sales, Income and Value Added Taxation. Loews Corporation is recruiting a strategic, adaptable and innovative Senior Manager with subject matter, audit and planning expertise, who is extremely detail-oriented and thrives in a small, high profile tax group.   This dynamic self-starter will lead all facets of the Indirect Tax discipline, including audit defense, transactional, research & planning and return review.  The successful candidate will have substantive, hands-on experience of non-financial diverse businesses with the proven ability to address changing business needs.  As a member of the Loews Corporate Tax group, you will continue to develop expertise and gain exposure to a diverse group of businesses and learning opportunities in a collaborative environment. Essential Responsibilities and Duties: Advises on and manages critical compliance, conducts reverse audits, governmental audits, research & planning and special projects. Prepares audit analyses, responses, protests and appeals, coordinating at times with outside service providers and ensures that corrective post-audit actions are implemented. Provides written and timely guidance to operating businesses ensures accuracy in practices and procedures and advances thoughtful risk mitigation. Performs due diligence and strategic analysis regarding the Indirect Tax impact of mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and restructuring.  Stays abreast and educates others of trends and developments. Implements identified operational efficiencies. Assists subsidiaries with indirect tax issues as needed. May perform additional duties as assigned. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Strong technical skills and experience in multistate tax laws, theory and audit planning and management.  Robust knowledge of New York, California, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana and Pennsylvania distinguishes this candidate. Strong working knowledge of corporate, partnership and disregarded entity classifications as they pertain to Indirect Taxes. Strong analytical, critical thinking and decision making skills. Strong ability to manage and influence others, both directly and indirectly and to work effectively across cross functional groups. Effective verbal and written communication skills, with an emphasis on the ability to communicate complex transactions and audit results in a straightforward, easy to understand manner. Experience & Education: 10+ years of demonstrated hands-on senior leadership in a small Indirect Tax group.  Consulting firm or mid-size to Big 4 accounting firm experience with direct client responsibility in various industries required.  A combination of public accounting and in-house corporate experience preferred. State government tax audit experience a big plus. Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance.  Masters in Taxation, J.D. or CPA is a plus. Requires a minimum of 10% travel. Link to Apply: http://tinyurl.com/kzyurvw. Date Posted: 5/11/2017 (IPT2141)

Tax Accountant (Atlanta, Georgia) - BlueLinx Corporation headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia is a leading distributor of building products in North America.  Employing approximately 1,900 people, BlueLinx offers greater than 10,000 products from over 750 suppliers to service approximately 11,500 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers.  The company operates its distribution business from sales centers in Atlanta and Denver, and its network of approximately 40 distribution centers.  Additional information about BlueLinx can be found on its website at www.BlueLinxCo.com. We have an immediate opening for a Tax Accountant with 2-5 years of Sales and Use Tax experience.  Property Tax experience is a plus. The accountant will be responsible for providing compliance support, including preparation and review of tax returns and payments.  Job Responsibilities: Prepare multi sales and use tax, property tax and business license returns on a timely and accurate basis. Ensures all tax payments are made in a timely fashion. Track a monthly filing and payment calendar. Performs monthly, quarterly and annual reconciliation. Complies with all internal controls. Complete assigned tax accounting reports (journal entries and account reconciliation, etc.). Respond to inquiries from States and other tax authorities. Responsible for maintenance of tax files. Job Qualifications: Experience with OneSource Sales and Use Tax. Experience with PTMS (Property Tax Management Systems) a plus. Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred. A minimum of two - three years of Sales and Use Tax work experience. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong teamwork and analytical skills, and close attention to detail preferred. Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Must be a quick learner, self-motivated and self-starter. Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines. Send resume to TIFFANY.WILLIAMS@BlueLinxCo.com Date Posted: 5/10/2017 (IPT2140)

Tax Analyst (Alpharetta, Georgia) - Atrium Hospitality. This position is responsible for administering sales and use taxes with a focus on the production of timely and accurate returns. The ideal candidate will work closely with the Senior Tax Analyst to ensure completion of day-to-day tax operations in the Corporate Accounting Department. Primary responsibilities include organization, compliance, balance sheet reconciliation and record retention. This position requires the highest level of professionalism, integrity and teamwork from an individual who is positive, responsible and dependable. RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the preparation, filing and payment of indirect taxes for all managed hotels (Including the sales/use taxes, gross receipt tax returns, real estate taxes, personal property taxes and state excise taxes). Prepare the calculation of Use Tax requirements to ensure accurate and timely tax filings. Prepare with annual escheatment reporting. Assist with the preparation of other non-revenue returns (Form 8027 etc.…). Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations and related analyses. Review revenue and exemption information for accuracy prior to the preparation of the tax returns. Resolve tax notices received from state and local tax jurisdictions. Meet high standards of productivity, accuracy and timeliness. Provide critical and expert support to staff accountants and other team members with tax-related questions and concerns. Work with Accounting and Finance leadership to maintain and enhance indirect tax policies and procedures within the internal accounting system. Provide support to external service providers regarding indirect taxes. Assist in the development and evaluation of reports, decisions and results of tax department in relation to established goals. Recommends new approaches, policies and procedures to effect continual improvements in efficiency and accuracy of the department and services performed. Performs other related duties as required and assigned. Assist with property tax preparation as necessary. Update Tax team’s internal tax calendar. 1-5 years of related experience. Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related discipline – Required. Master Degree - Preferred. Advanced experience with Microsoft Office Suite-Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Skill with M3, SAGE 300, ProfitSword, Birch Street, SharePoint, Accounting CS and similar systems a plus. Tax Research experience with Checkpoint or similar tax research engines. Sales and Use Tax experience preferred. Hospitality industry experience preferred. SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: Balance Sheet Reconciliations, Read and Interpret governmental regulations and instructions, Advanced Microsoft Excel, Office Experience - General, Reporting Skills, Verbal Communication, Administrative Writing Skills. REQUIREMENTS: 1-5 years of related experience Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related discipline – Required. Master Degree - Preferred. Advanced experience with Microsoft Office Suite-Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint Skill with M3, SAGE 300, ProfitSword, Birch Street, SharePoint, Accounting CS and similar systems a plus. Tax Research experience with Checkpoint or similar tax research engines. Sales and Use Tax experience preferred. Hospitality industry experience strongly preferred. Email resume to sheree.griffin@atriumhospitality.comDate Posted: 5/8/2017 (IPT2139)

Indirect Tax Analyst (Alpharetta, Georgia) - Global Strategic Accountants (GSA) is the telecommunications industry advisor and outsource compliance leading provider for indirect tax and regulatory compliance with customers across North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australia.  At Global Strategic Accountants, we combine regulatory and tax experience with world class systems of process to offer comprehensive compliance for traditional carriers and carriers that are at the event horizon of communications innovation.  As a North American leader in telecommunications turnkey solutions, GSA deals with a wide range of unique and emerging regulatory and indirect tax issues. Joining the Compliance Operations team at GSA provides the opportunity for individuals to face these issues head on in a collaborative environment. GSA is seeking experienced Tax Analysts to join our Compliance team. Key responsibilities include primary contact with clients for compliance matters, accessing company software to collect client data, preparing and compiling client state and federal compliance documents while meeting client and agency time sensitive due dates.  Assist in the completion of notices and backup for other compliance filing activities. Filing an array of indirect taxes across North America, researching tax implications based upon technology services being utilized, and resolution of reporting disputes with taxing authorities. By joining GSA you will become an integral player in building GSA's growing Compliance Operations team. The role will offer numerous opportunities to build processes to support the reporting and planning needs. Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in accounting, taxation or finance. CPA or CMI certification a plus. 3-5+ years of relevant indirect tax experience. Property tax background a plus. VAT tax understanding a plus but not required.  Strong accounting and analytical skills. Strong knowledge of various state and local sales/use tax laws and procedures. Strong computer skills: proficiency in tax software such as CCH, Vertex and Avalara.  Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as proficiency in multi-tasking.  Send resume to carol@gsaudits.com.  Date Posted: 2/21/2017 (IPT2090) 

Senior Licensing Analyst (Alpharetta, Georgia) - Global Strategic Accountants (GSA) is the telecommunications industry advisor and outsource compliance leading provider for indirect tax and regulatory compliance with customers across North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australia.  At Global Strategic Accountants, we combine regulatory and tax experience with world class systems of process to offer comprehensive compliance for traditional carriers and carriers that are at the event horizon of communications innovation.  As a North American leader in telecommunications turnkey solutions, GSA deals with a wide range of unique and emerging regulatory and indirect tax issues. Joining the Compliance Operations team at GSA provides the opportunity for individuals to face these issues head on in a collaborative environment. The primary function of the Senior Licensing Analyst will be to manage the license census, multiple clients at a time.  Activities include: ongoing renewal calendars as well as special projects for acquisition and mergers; name and address change projects and; research.  Licensing is interactive with our indirect tax department for managing expanding regulatory footprints of hundreds of carriers. The position will require organization, research and meticulous attention to detail. Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in accounting, taxation or finance. CPA or CMI certification along with paralegal associates degree combined 3-5+ years of relevant indirect tax experience. Property tax background a plus.  Strong accounting and analytical skills. Strong computer skills: proficiency in research tools such as CCH IntelliConnect, BNA and TTR's Tax Research systems a plus.  Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as proficiency in multi-tasking. Send resume to carol@gsaudits.com. Date Posted: 2/21/2017 (IPT2089) 

Business Development Professional (Dallas, Texas) - Baden Tax Management, LLC, has an immediate opening for a Business Development Professional.  The purpose of this position is to establish relationships with prospective clients in need of property and sales/use tax services.  The successful candidate must have a proven track record in the sales and business development of tax consulting and compliance services.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and growth of our practice in the state of Texas and surrounding states.  Effective oral/written communications and interpersonal skills required.  B.S. in marketing or business preferred.  We offer a base salary plus commissions/incentives and an excellent benefits package.  Interested candidates should send resume to:  tchurchward@badentax.com. Date Posted: 5/2/2017 (IPT2137)

Sales Tax Consultant (Dallas, Texas) - Davis & Davis LLC – Sales Tax Experts: Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Davis & Davis LLC specializes in sales/use tax refund recovery, audit consulting, and audit defense. Our team of consultants is comprised of former Big 4 sales tax consultants and state sales tax auditors. Each of our consultants has 15 to 20 years of experience, providing our clients with access to a highly specialized team of sales/use tax professionals. Job Description: Manage client sales/use tax audits performed by taxing authorities from initial stages through completion. Provide audit defense during sales/use tax audits, including identify areas of audit assessment reduction and identifying credits to offset audit assessments. Identify areas of sales/use tax audit exposure and work with client to resolve exposure items. Sales/use tax research to provide taxability guidance to clients. Responds to client inquiries and requests from tax authorities. Identify sales/use tax refund opportunities on behalf of client and prepare the refunds to be submitted to taxing authorities. Drafts filings, such as petitions for redetermination, refund claims, and various other administrative replies. General consulting engagements as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned. Valid driver’s license required. Education and Experience: A bachelor’s degree and relevant sales/use tax experience in industry, public accounting, or as a sales/use tax auditor. Candidates should also possess a strong command of written English. To perform this job successfully, an individual must have intermediate knowledge of Microsoft® Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet navigation and research. Standard indoor working environment. Occasional long periods of sitting while working at computer. Occasional long periods of standing while copying. Must be able to lift, carry, push, or pull up to 30 lbs. Position requires regular interaction with employees and clients both in person and via e-mail and telephone. To apply, please submit your credentials to careers@DavisandDavisLLC.com.  Date Posted: 5/1/2017 (IPT2134)

Sales and Use Tax Manager (Minneapolis, Minnesota) - CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA), a top 10 national CPA firm with more than 50 years of experience of providing excellent service to our clients, is recruiting a State and Local Tax Manager to join its growing practice in Minneapolis. This is an incredible opportunity for someone that would like to work with clients in a variety of sizes and industries, enjoy working directly with business owners/leaders to help them achieve their goals, thrive on the challenge of doing new research and sharpening their tax technical skills, and help build a growing, dynamic national SALT practice. The successful candidate will have a broad range of experience providing sales and use tax.  Delivering a full range of SALT services, including research, consulting and structuring, creation of technical memorandums, and client correspondence, the Manager will also contribute to practice and staff development.  Additional responsibilities may include conducting multi-state reviews that analyze sales and use, and other transaction taxes to identify optimal filing options, credits and incentives, exemptions, and corporate structures that can reduce our clients’ tax burdens. Qualifications: A four-year degree in accounting, 5+ years’ experience working in the sales and use tax area, with a preference given to candidates with public accounting experience. A law degree or CPA is preferred; a master's degree in taxation is a plus. We want you to have an exceptional career with challenging projects, continuous improvement, and leadership opportunities. To learn more about how CliftonLarsonAllen is noticeably different, please visit our website at www.cliftonlarsonallen.com. CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/AA Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Please contact Deni Toomey at deni.toomey@claconnect or 612-215-1813 to discuss this opportunity. Date Posted: 4/25/2017 (IPT2133) 

Sales and Use Tax Senior (Minneapolis, Minnesota) - CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA), a top 10 national CPA firm with more than 50 years of experience of providing excellent service to our clients, is recruiting a State and Local Tax Manager to join its growing practice in Minneapolis. This is an incredible opportunity for someone that would like to work with clients in a variety of sizes and industries, enjoy working directly with business owners/leaders to help them achieve their goals, thrive on the challenge of doing new research and sharpening their tax technical skills, and help build a growing, dynamic national SALT practice. The successful candidate will have a broad range of experience providing sales and use tax and will deliver a full range of SALT services, including research, consulting and structuring, creation of technical memorandums, and client correspondence. Additional responsibilities may include conducting multi-state reviews that analyze sales and use, and other transaction taxes to identify optimal filing options, credits and incentives, exemptions, and corporate structures that can reduce our clients’ tax burdens. Qualifications: A four-year degree in accounting, 2+ years’ experience working in the sales and use tax area, with a preference given to candidates with public accounting experience. A law degree or CPA is preferred; a master's degree in taxation is a plus. We want you to have an exceptional career with challenging projects, continuous improvement, and leadership opportunities. To learn more about how CliftonLarsonAllen is noticeably different, please visit our website at www.cliftonlarsonallen.com. CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/AA Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Please contact Deni Toomey at deni.toomey@claconnect or 612-215-1813 to discuss this opportunity. Date Posted: 4/25/2017 (IPT2132) 

SALT Tax Manager Healthcare  (Minneapolis, Minnesota) - CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities to help clients succeed professionally and personally. Our team members are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 5,000 people and 100 U.S. locations, and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. For more information, visit CLAconnect.com. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor. We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home. CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA) is looking for a highly motivated tax professional to join us as a State and Local Tax (SALT) Manager in our Minneapolis, MN office.  This newly created position offers HUGE career growth and will play a key role developing the SALT tax practice with a focus on the healthcare industry. In this role as part of our national SALT practice, you will provide technical leadership to internal and external clients related to healthcare providers, such as senior living, hospital systems and medical clinics. This consulting position will give you a unique opportunity to build your career, while immersing yourself in challenging work that directly impacts CLA and our clients. As a member of CLA’s SALT and Healthcare industry team you will: Lead the delivery of SALT services for healthcare clients across the country. This includes practice development of the SALT and Healthcare professionals delivering services to the clients. Deliver a full range of SALT services, including compliance, research, consulting and structuring, creation of technical memorandums, and client correspondence. The person will work with taxing authorities as well. Conduct multistate reviews that analyze healthcare gross receipts taxes/assessments (Provider taxes), sales and use, and other transaction taxes to identify process issues, exemptions, and legal entity structures that can reduce our clients’ tax burdens. Lead and own projects and provide consultation to clients. Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in accounting.  Experienced Tax Senior (with supervisory or Lead experience) OR Tax Manager with healthcare industry experience. Professional services or public accounting industry experience is preferred, but not required. SALT tax experience preferred (including sales & use, MN Care tax), but not required. CPA and / or law degree required. Strong analytical, research and writing skills. Strong knowledge of Excel. Ability to communicate effectively while working on multiple projects and priorities. CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/AA Employer/M/W/Vets/Disability. Please contact Deni Toomey at deni.toomey@claconnect or 612-215-1813 to discuss this opportunity. Date Posted: 4/25/2017 (IPT2131) 

Interstate Sales & Use Tax Auditor (San Francisco, California) - The Virginia Department of Taxation (Virginia Tax) is seeking a candidate for a home-based Non-Resident Interstate Sales and Use Tax Auditor position located in San Francisco, CA. The primary responsibility of this position is to research, plan and conduct audits of multi-state corporations that conduct business in Virginia. The goal is to ensure that these corporations are compliant with Virginia tax laws. This position affords an exciting career in public service, work/life balance, and a competitive benefits package. Overnight travel is required and work expenses are covered by TAX. No relocation costs are provided. Minimum Qualifications: Considerable knowledge of federal and state tax laws/regulations. Considerable experience in auditing and accounting principles, practices, and techniques. Proficient PC skills using Microsoft Word and Excel, databases and other software programs. Ability to form and maintain good business relationships with internal and external customers. Ability to write, analyze and interpret comprehensive audit reports. Ability to work independently with limited supervision in a home-based environment. Ability to travel and be away from home overnight. Valid driver’s license and provide own transportation for required travel. Hard wired high speed internet connectivity required for home office. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (with a minimum of 12 semester hours of accounting) and/or equivalent experience in a professional auditing or accounting environment. Progressive state auditing experience. Experience working in a field audit or home-base audit position. The selected candidate will be prohibited from performing tax or accounting services for compensation during or outside business hours. A background investigation including criminal history, tax records and DMV check will be conducted. To apply for this position, you must complete the state's on-line application associated with this link: http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/49630. Other on-line submissions or resumes will not be considered.  For additional information, please go to the Virginia Jobs website. Date Posted: 4/21/2017 (IPT2130) 

Senior Sales/Use Tax Analyst (Daytona Beach, Florida) - Build your career with TopBuild, where talent meets opportunity! TopBuild Corp. (NYSE: BLD), a national leader in the construction industry, installs insulation through TruTeam’s 190 locations and distributes insulation and other building products through Service Partners’ 72 distribution centers. We are a leader in building science through our third subsidiary, TopBuild Home Services and its Environments for Living program. TopBuild’s corporate headquarter is located in Daytona Beach, FL. Primary Responsibilities: Reviewing sales/use tax returns, personal property tax returns, business and occupational returns, and business licenses. Prepares monthly tax account reconciliation’s and investigates discrepancies. Prepares audit data and responds to various audit requests from taxing authorities. Performs special projects and conducts special studies as required. Investigates and responds to tax only credits. Coaches and trains tax analysts. This list of essential functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary. Position Requirements: BS/BA in Accounting/Finance, CPA or Advanced Degree a plus! 4-7 years public accounting experience or related large corporate transactional tax experience. Multiple State and Local Jurisdiction experience (50 State experience a plus).  Experience with Sabrix a plus. Experience with Oracle and/or JD Edwards software a plus. History of successful management indicating a sound business decision making capability. Strong financial acumen. Well-developed problem solving capabilities. Ability to perform tax research in an efficient manner. Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to develop strong relationships with customers, peers, subordinates, and a general employee population. Proven ability to work independently in an entrepreneurial, unstructured environment. Successful track record of team building and talent development. Proficient in general office environment software. Experience with, sales tax systems, and financial reporting systems. Ability to multi-task, work well under pressure, meet deadlines and deal with changing priorities. We promote an environment that offers a challenge, creates opportunities, fosters enthusiasm, maximizes full potential and rewards talent. We realize our employees are our most valued resource which is why we offer a variety of benefits including competitive compensation, comprehensive health, dental, vision coverage, paid holidays, paid time off, 401 (k) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program services, flexible spending account (FSA), life insurance, short term and long term disability, discounted gym membership and a host of other discounts. Our goal is to promote a healthy work/life balance. TopBuild Corp. is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, http://topbuildcareers.silkroad.com/ or emailed to Jeff.Proctor@TopBuild.com. Date Posted: 4/18/2017 (IPT2127) 

Senior Tax Specialist (Rocklin, California) - Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales and excise tax, VAT, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use.  Avalara’s end-to-end suite of solutions is designed to effectively manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities in the United States and internationally. Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. The company processes millions of tax transactions for customers and free users every day, files hundreds of thousands of transactional tax returns per year, and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents. A privately held company, Avalara’ s venture capital investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara employs more than 1000 people at its headquarters on Seattle, WA and in offices across the U.S. and in London, England and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com. The Senior Tax Specialist, Audit Support Services is responsible for participating in the daily operations of the Audit Support Services practice area. This position reports to the Manager of Audit Support Services. This position is based in the Rocklin, California office and oversees other internal staff resources and external contractors located both on‐site and in other offices. This is a highly collaborative role requiring in‐office presence. This is a rapidly‐growing practice area requiring a seasoned tax professional to work within a dedicated team to respond to this increasing demand from our internal customer base. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES & TASKS: Pre‐Audit Support. Limited Audit Support (Advisory Role Only). Audit Management (Outsourced Audit Management). Audit Appeals. Claims for Refund. This position provides support to the practice Manager in this practice area, including delegated supervision of other staff members and occasionally third‐party contractors. Delegated responsibilities may include assistance with practice reporting and preparation of billings. This position has no specific revenue goal; however, responsibilities will include providing assistance to the practice Manager with pre‐sale scoping calls and interactions with customers evaluating these specialized services, including responding to requests for proposals, preparation of statements of work and change order requests. Other practice promotional activities include developing content for webinars and presentations for the practice Manager. Service delivery responsibilities generally involve facilitating the sales and use tax audit or appeal process on behalf of customers with taxing authorities. Project management responsibilities include multiple project oversight, customer communication and collaboration, issue resolution, interaction and coordination with taxing authorities on behalf of customers and overall service delivery for these specialized services. Additional job duties involve providing occasional ‘subject‐matter expert’ (SME) support to other practice areas. Send resume to yuko.truchon@avalara.com. Date Posted: 4/18/2017 (IPT2125) 

Manager of Voluntary Compliance Services (Rocklin, California; Seattle, Washington; Irvine, California, or Durham, North Carolina) - 
Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales and excise tax, VAT, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use.  Avalara’s end-to-end suite of solutions is designed to effectively manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities in the United States and internationally. Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. The company processes millions of tax transactions for customers and free users every day, files hundreds of thousands of transactional tax returns per year, and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents. A privately held company, Avalara’ s venture capital investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara employs more than 1000 people at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and in offices across the U.S. and in London, England and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com.  The Manager of Voluntary Compliance Services is responsible for overseeing daily operations of the Voluntary Compliance Services practice area. This position reports to the Director of Voluntary Compliance Services. This position is based in the Rocklin, California office and oversees internal staff resources and external contractors located both on‐site and in other offices. This is a highly collaborative role requiring in‐office presence. This is a rapidly‐growing practice area requiring a seasoned tax professional to manage an expanding team to respond to this increasing demand from our internal customer base. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILTIES & TASKS: Historical Tax Registrations. Voluntary Compliance Agreements. Amnesty Agreements. Managed Audits. This position assists the practice Director with oversight of this practice area, including direct supervision of a dedicated team of professionals and occasionally third‐party contractors. Responsibilities include assistance with some practice planning and reporting, and preparation of billings. Almost all revenue from this practice area will come from new and existing Avalara customers, with leads and opportunities generated from internal Customer Account Managers and Regional Sales Representatives.  Responsibilities for new business development include light participation in presale scoping calls and interactions with customers evaluating these specialized services, including responding to requests for proposals, preparation of statements of work and change order requests. Other practice promotional activities including developing and presenting webinars and presentations to new and existing customers both online and in‐person at regional and national company events. Send resume to yuko.truchon@avalara.com. Date Posted: 4/18/2017 (IPT2124) 

Senior Sales Tax Analyst (Radnor, Pennsylvania) - The Senior Sales Tax Analyst primary responsibilities include month-end accounting for sales and use tax liabilities and audit support.  Gather, validate and prepare transaction documentation on monthly basis for third party tax Preparer.  Maintain compliance for Canadian GST/PST and miscellaneous tax filings as required in-house.  Assist the gathering of data and documentation requested to support jurisdictional tax audits on timely and responsive basis.  Assist with other projects, tasks and research as required. This opportunity requires a self-motivated professional who can work under pressure to respect and adhere to deadlines.  It will provide an opportunity for the individual to perform tasks both independent from and in collaboration with others.   The individual must desire to utilize effective communication to engage others within Tax and Business.  Strong analytical and problem resolution skills will be employed to manage and reconcile large volume of transactional data to report internally and externally.  ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Perform a monthly tax reconciliation of sales and use tax transaction data, review journal entries and accounting transactions to support liabilities for timely compliance reporting. Support third party tax Preparer to ensure tax liabilities are reported accurately and timely as well as in-line with Service Level Agreement. Communicate unreconciled transactions and discrepancies internally for further support or remediation. Manage relationship with the third party tax Preparer and communicate business changes which impact Preparer’s scope/deliverables. Improve processes where appropriate. Perform sales and use tax research.  Work effectively with internal and external peers, subordinates, management and customers. Provide support to Accounting to assist with account reconciliations. Assist with sales / use tax audits conducted by taxing jurisdictions. Understand each Business Unit’s operations to mitigate the risk of potential exposure areas as well as identify and pursue refund opportunities. Respond to external inquiries regarding transactional taxes from government authorities, customers and vendors. Other duties may be assigned. QUALIFICATIONS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Senior Sales Tax Analyst will have established a proven track record of success and growth in prior sales and use tax roles. To be successful, the Senior Sales Tax Analyst should have strong technical experience and knowledge of multistate sales and use tax laws including return preparation.  Canadian GST/PST compliance experience is a plus. The successful candidate must demonstrate organizational skills and ability to manage many tasks with limited supervision and a high regard for deadlines. Strong organizational, team-building and people skills.  The ability to work and navigate within a complex matrixed organization. Ability to accept change as the norm and assume increasing responsibilities in a rapidly-changing environment. Experience integrating new technologies into day-to-day operations. Effective verbal and written communications, including active listening and presenting findings and recommendations for improvement. Strong attention to both detail and deadlines. Ability to manage multiple priorities and juggle between divisional, local and corporate management demands. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree in business or related field. Minimum of 3 years of progressive responsibility in sales and use tax compliance. Experience with Excel, SAP, Vertex O Series, Vertex Returns, Hyperion, and ACL a plus. Comfortable analyzing large data sets. Willing to travel up to 5% of the time for business purposes. To apply, https://airgas.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=12673. Date Posted: 4/11/2017 (IPT2123)

Senior Sales Tax Accountant (Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin) - Tax Type - Sales Tax. At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:  Analyze complex financial data to support company sales tax filings. Ensures timely and accurate preparation for sales tax audits. Identifies and researches sales tax planning opportunities. Develops solutions based on research of complex or high risk sales tax issues. Interprets applicable jurisdictional regulations, internal policies and procedures to ensure company’s compliance. Maintains current knowledge of relationships between company accounting records and sales tax reporting requirements. Advise business partners on sales tax positions. Presents complicated sales tax matters to internal and external business partners. Communicates solutions and recommendations. Maintains expertise in sales tax implications of business decisions and industry trends. Develop and implement process improvement solutions. Identifies opportunities for improving accuracy and/or efficiency. Works continually to reduce the risk of sales tax exposure. Encourages and seeks process improvement input from others. Develops solutions for improving process accuracy/efficiency. Negotiate disputes with external parties. Gains an understanding of the positions of third parties (government officials, etc.).  Oversee and effectively resolve sales tax audits. Evaluates the implications of different settlement alternatives. Develops appropriate strategy to maximize potential for favorable settlement. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or other relevant field. Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office. Intermediate knowledge of tax law and codes. Ability to problem solve and multi-task. 3 or more years of relevant experience. Strong written and oral communication skills. Large Corporate, Public Accounting and/or Retail experience a plus. Experience in multi-state tax controversy matters. Experience with research, strategy, issue identification and planning for sales tax. 
Link to Apply - https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25615&siteid=5302#jobDetails=952150. Date Posted: 4/11/2017 (IPT2122)

Sales Tax Accountant (Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin) - Tax Type - Sales Tax. At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Analyze financial data to prepare company tax filings. Analyzes and interprets information necessary to accurately report the company’s tax position. Researches tax law and rulings. Prepares timely and accurate tax filings. Ensures compliance with applicable jurisdictional regulations, internal policies and procedures. Maintains current knowledge of relationships between company accounting records and tax reporting requirements
Identify process improvement opportunities. Objectively questions existing processes and procedures. Explores new ways to use current technology. Identifies opportunities for improving accuracy and/or efficiency. Recommends improvements within designated work area. Supports implementation of process improvement solutions as appropriate. Advise business partners on tax savings opportunities. Communicates with internal and external business partners. Assesses potential and/or actual transactions and analyzes alternatives. Develops and maintains expertise in analyzing tax implications of business decisions and industry trends. Presents relevant findings to tax department leadership. Develops and maintains communication channel with external partners, vendors and government authorities. QUALIFICATIONS: 1-3 years Tax experience. Large Corporate, Public Accounting or Retail experience a plus. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or other relevant field. Working knowledge of tax law and codes. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office. Experience preparing tax filings and/or reviewing tax assessments. Prepares sales and use tax returns for numerous state and local jurisdictions. Ensures compliance with state and local sales and use tax laws and regulations. Reconciles General Ledger accounts and prepares applicable journal entries. Reviews and response to governmental notices. Partner with internal and external business partners to identify and obtain refunds related to sales and use tax. Provide general tax support and research. This describes general information about the position however should not be considered comprehensive. Our company reserves the right to modify job duties or descriptions at any time. This is not an employment contract.
Link to Apply - https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25615&siteid=5302#jobDetails=890364.  Date Posted: 4/11/2017 (IPT2121)

SALT Senior Tax Analyst Audit Specialist (Radnor, Pennsylvania) - Global Tax Management (GTM) is the largest firm in the Mid-Atlantic region that focuses exclusively on delivering corporate tax services to mid-size and large multinational, public, and Fortune 500 companies. For more than 20 years, GTM has provided the expertise to build, operate, and manage tax department functions for its clients.  Core services include tax provision, compliance, technology automation, indirect tax, and tax planning and minimization services. GTM is distinguished as a best workplace, healthiest employer, and top accounting firm in the region. In 2015, GTM earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 – an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Headquartered in Radnor, PA, GTM is a 100% employee-owned company (ESOP) with regional offices in Woodbridge, NJ, Pittsburgh, PA, Harrisburg, PA, and Wilmington, DE. For more information, visit www.gtmtax.com. We currently have a career opportunity for a SALT Senior Tax Analyst – Audit Specialist in our State & Local Tax department.  The successful candidate will deliver consulting services and manage multiple engagements to our diverse corporate clients.  The SALT Senior Tax Analyst will apply their prior experience to coordinate all aspects of the client’s sales and use tax audit, including gathering data, interfacing with auditors, and helping to reduce any potential assessment.  Experience in providing similar functions in a corporate or consulting setting is a must. With an opportunity to join GTM’s growing practice with career opportunities, this position will give you the ability to engage with leaders, while immersing yourself in challenging work that directly impacts our clients.   Key Responsibilities: Administering sales tax audits for various States including responding to auditor inquiries, gathering supporting documentation, and addressing/abating assessment items. Delivering sales tax consulting services including analyzing and streamlining client’s processes and procedures, general sales tax research, and assisting clients in performing the day-to-day duties of the sales tax function including compliance. Administering sales tax/audit refund engagements including invoice review, sales tax issue identification, gathering supporting documents, and preparation/filing refund claims and audit appeals. Communicate directly with State auditors, hearing officers, and various State tax appeal boards. Delivering sales and use tax consulting services to clients ad hoc. Required Skills and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a Business-related field. Must be an expert with Microsoft Excel and Access. Must be proficient in data management skills to evaluate data and react quickly and effectively to client situations. CMI and/or CPA, preferred. Experience with Sales Tax Software (Vertex and OneSource), Experience with ERP Applications (Oracle and SAP) preferred. Strong aptitude and analytical skills to evaluate data and react quickly and effectively to client situations. Must possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively interact with clients and colleagues at all levels. Strong organization skills a must. GTM offers a competitive compensation/benefit package which includes participation in the ESOP, continuing education, annual bonus, and comprehensive benefits. To apply for this position, please send your resume to gtmhr@gtmtax.com, referencing SALT Audit. Date Posted: 4/7/2017 (IPT2118)

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)

Audit Manager, Sales Tax (Radnor, Pennsylvania) - The Sales Tax Audit Manager is responsible for the daily activities relating to the management of sales and use tax audits, and sales and use tax research.  This will require a seasoned professional who is technically strong, possesses good analytical skills and is experienced in working with external auditors, and internal personnel at all levels of the organization.  ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Manage all phases and activities of sales and use tax audits, from start through final resolution. Prepare and submit protest and appeal positions as required of taxing jurisdiction. Communicate results; improve processes and taxability assumptions where appropriate. Perform sales and use tax research.  Develop and support sales and use tax positions. Work effectively with internal and external peers, subordinates, management and customers. Ensure management maintains appropriate audit reserves. Assist management to develop internal and external audit strategies to aide with audit planning. Understand each Business Unit’s operations to mitigate the risk of potential exposure areas as well as identify and pursue refund opportunities. Respond to external inquiries regarding transactional taxes from government authorities, customers and vendors. Identify reverse audit opportunities to be managed either internally or externally. QUALIFICATIONS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Sales Tax Audit Manager will have established a proven track record of success in prior senior sales and use tax roles. To be successful, the Sales Tax Manager should have strong technical experience and knowledge of multistate sales and use tax laws. The successful candidate must demonstrate the leadership skills required to drive successful audit results and ensure the continuous improvement of processes. Strong organizational, team-building and people skills.  The ability to work and navigate within a complex matrixed organization. Able to demonstrate strong leadership skills and the ability to assume increasing responsibilities in a rapidly-changing environment. Ability to understand the impact on new technologies on processes and costs. Capable of processing complex transactions and tax laws to be interpreted to others using easy to understand terminology. Experience integrating new technologies into day-to-day operations. Vision, creativity and a quality mindset. Effective verbal and written communications, including active listening and presenting findings and recommendations for improvement.  Strong attention to detail. Ability to manage multiple priorities and juggle between divisional, local and corporate management demands. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field. Minimum of 7-10 years of progressive responsibility managing sales and use tax audits. Demonstrate management experience including people development skills and leadership qualities. Experience with SAP, Vertex, Hyperion, and ACL a plus. Comfortable analyzing large data sets. Prior experience working for a State Tax Authority a plus. Willing to travel up to 15% of the time for business purposes. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Able to talk, hear, walk sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel or crouch. Specific vision abilities to include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus objects. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and the work environment is an office setting. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability. To apply, https://airgas.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=12227. Date Posted: 4/5/2017 (IPT2114)

Sr. Analyst, Sales Tax (Carrollton, Texas) - McLane Foodservice, Inc. This position supports the Sales Tax Manager to ensure company compliance with state and local sales and use tax laws. This includes communication and involvement with McLane compliance team on periodic tax returns, pivotal communication with taxing jurisdictions and key teammates company-wide, internal reviews for identification of taxable and reportable items for sales tax, consumers use tax, and other excise type taxes and managing tax resale certificates. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES: Other duties may be assigned. A teammate in this position must have the ability to: Provide other information as needed in support of compliance requirements. Communicate with multiple state and local tax jurisdictions in resolution of basic compliance and reporting concerns. Manage acquisition and authentication of resale certificates from our customers as well as issuance of resale certificates to our vendors. Review sales order system setup of items sold for proper tax codes. Maintain eligibility matrix, tables, and manage beverage items for local and state distributor sweet beverage sales, egg, container deposits, and other excise taxes. Perform systematic reviews of standard voucher purchases and intercompany charges without sales tax to identify use tax exposures and take action accordingly. Prepare reconciliations of all responsible sales/use tax accounts on a period basis. Prepare/proof journal entries to record tax relative transactions. Assist Sales and Use Tax Manager with audit related issues and projects. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:  Have a bachelor’s degree (preferably in finance or accounting). Have 3 - 5 years of sales tax accounting support. Have knowledge of tax return software (preferred). Be proficient in Microsoft Office. Be able to effectively handle multiple projects concurrently. Have effective written and oral communication skills. Have comprehensive analytical skills. Link to Apply: https://www.mclaneco.com/content/mclaneco/en/careers.html. Date Posted: 3/28/2017 (IPT2113)

The Accountant II (Brandon, Florida) - Tax position is responsible for, and oversees under the direction of the Tax Manager, all aspects of state and local sales and use tax matters for various companies. The scope of responsibility includes research of technical issues, audit and refund assistance, issuance of sales tax guidance and assistance to personnel throughout the Company and the conduct of tax training. This position will interact with BSNA, Business Unit Offices, clients and outside vendors in an advisory role to provide assistance and support as needed. The overall goals of this position are to ensure compliance with the sales and use tax laws, to develop and implement strategies to minimize and reduce the overall tax burden of the Company, to minimize audit payments and exposure issues, to implement process improvements and to identify, develop and share best practices. Additional Job Responsibilities: Provide technical assistance and support to Company on all system-related transaction tax issues including clearing SAP EDI tax errors and making recommendations to resolve prospectively. Conduct any necessary tax research for the Vertex Tax Decision Maker. Provide technical assistance and support to Shared Services personnel (AP, GL, Fixed Assets, etc.) and the Company as appropriate on all state and local sales and use tax issues, conduct any necessary tax research, make suggestions and recommendations and coordinate as appropriate to implement. Maintain and issue exemption/resale certificates to vendors as appropriate for various legal entities. Monitor, respond to and resolve any Sales Tax Group “Mailbox” related questions and issues. Assist in the gathering of information and analysis related to jurisdictional audits and refund studies being handled by the Sales Tax Group Managers and Specialists. Review monthly filings by staff level accountants for accuracy. Identify best practices and procedures and develop recommendations for BSNA, clients and business operating units to minimize their tax burden and to improve the compliance process. Ensure compliance with GAAP, Standard Accounting Manual, and other Company policies and procedures. Review and revise compliance process as necessary to enhance efficiency and accuracy. Monthly account reconciliation and journal entries. Special projects and other duties as assigned. High level of customer service. Communicate with taxing authorities, clients, and other key stakeholders. Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required. Work Experience: Minimum 4 years of general accounting, tax or relevant work experience required. Minimum 2 years of transaction tax experience required. Work experience should include extensive knowledge of general accounting principles and practical compliance experience in the sales and use tax area.  Experience is required in a work environment dealing with large corporate multi-state affairs, preferably in industry, or similar surroundings. Vertex and SAP R/3 experience preferred. Experience in the beverage industry is a plus. Flexibility to adjust work load and hours when necessary. Member of IPT preferred. A credit check is required. Send resume to gdefelice@coca-cola.com.  Date Posted: 3/28/2017 (IPT2112)