Sales Tax Positions Available

Senior Indirect Tax Analyst (Broomfield, Colorado) - Tax Specialty: Sales Tax. VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. The Senior Indirect Tax Analyst will be involved in all aspects of sales and use tax; both internal planning and external reporting.  This person will report to the Director of Indirect Tax and will work closely with IT, Sales, Order Management, and other Finance teams.  The successful candidate will need to be enthused by tough challenges, be forward thinking, creative, attentive to details, credible and dedicated to producing products and services of the highest caliber. VMware is a rapidly growing company with opportunity for learning and professional advancement. You must have the desire and ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment in order to be successful in this role. Responsibilities will include: Reconcile and manage state and local sales and use tax outsource for returns and business licenses. Determine taxability of new products and transactions. Assist with SAP/Vertex O Series implementation for sales. Resolve notices and assessments from taxing authorities. Assist A/R and Collections with proper customer taxability and systems setups. Support sales, use and other tax audits. Respond to inquiries from vendors, internal and external customers. Run various Oracle/SAP reports for account analysis. Maintain customer exemption in Oracle and maintain certificate database. Monitor sales and use tax laws. Assist with IT testing and system implementations. Support the Tax department with special projects as required. Required Skills: BS in Finance or Accounting or other related field. 4+ years of progressive experience within a tax department specifically related to sales and use tax. Good working knowledge of Vertex and SAP preferred. Oracle experience also helpful. Well rounded grasp of accounting and journal entries. Strong understanding of various jurisdictional tax laws and application thereof to software industry transactions. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Detail oriented, flexible, with ability to prioritize duties. Able to work under time constraints and multiple deadlines. Possess solid research skills. Preferred Skills: Experience with the sale and taxability of hardware. Experience with ERP and sales tax engine implementation. Interest in learning about technology specific to VMware’s products and that of acquired companies. Apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 12/3/2019 (IPT2635)

Tax Analyst, Indirect State & Local Tax (Seattle, Washington)
- Sales Tax. Amazon is seeking an experienced Indirect Tax Analyst to join its U.S. Indirect Tax Compliance team. The Amazon Tax Department is a fast-paced, team-focused, dynamic environment with great work-life balance. The U.S. Indirect Tax Compliance ("ITC") team is seeking a Tax Analyst to scale with Amazon’s growth. The ITC team is dedicated to ongoing improvements and the utilization of tax technology to continually improve its compliance processes. Primary Responsibilities Include: Prepare monthly U.S. indirect tax filings for Amazon and related subsidiaries, including but not limited to, Sales Tax, Use Tax, Gross Receipts taxes, and other similar taxes. Research and calculate use tax and other indirect tax accruals. Provide tax reporting guidance based on research of transaction tax laws and regulations using RIA, CCH and other tools to ensure compliance with state and local indirect tax laws and regulations. Prepare basic reconciliation of transaction tax general ledger accounts. Develop and implement process improvements across U.S. Indirect Tax compliance. Assist with economic incentive reporting requirements and compiling FAS5/ASC450 documentation. Develop and communicate metrics for management analysis and ad-hoc requests. Network cross-functionally within Tax and with other Amazon business groups providing tax compliance guidance as needed. Qualifications: BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or equivalent. 2+ years of transaction (indirect, sales) tax experience with a public accounting firm, a major law firm, and/or multinational corporation. Preferred Qualifications: Detail-oriented, organized and able to deliver on tight timelines. Strong communication skills - both oral and written. Ability to champion and implement process improvements. Highly motivated, hardworking, and able to work in a fast paced environment. Able to clearly and concisely interface with all levels of management. Experience with analyzing and reviewing statutes, regulations, and case law, as well as extracting data, and making appropriate filing position recommendations. Work effectively in a team environment both within and outside the tax department. Accounting experience in Oracle or other financial accounting systems. MS Excel proficient, including use of advanced Excel functionality). CPA or similar designation. Apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 12/2/2019 (IPT2634)

Senior Tax Analyst, Indirect State & Local Tax (Seattle, Washington) - Sales Tax. Amazon is seeking an experienced Senior Analyst – Indirect State and Local Tax to join its domestic Indirect Tax Compliance team. The Amazon Tax Department is a fast-paced, team-focused, dynamic environment with great work-life balance. The State and Local Tax Group has a need to implement new automation and technology solutions to allow the Indirect Tax Compliance ("ITC") team to scale with Amazon’s growth. The ITC team is dedicated to owning and leading projects that result in the next generation of tax solutions at Amazon. This position will be responsible for implementing process efficiencies and improvements, embracing and implementing new technology and other tools, as well as other tax compliance related tasks, such as the review of tax returns and account reconciliations. Projects have high impact on the tax organization. Primary responsibilities include: Develop and implement process improvements across all indirect tax reporting functions, including refinements to current processes and work-papers, as well as utilizing technology to improve and enhance workflow; Review monthly indirect tax filings for Amazon & subsidiaries, including but not limited to Sales Tax, Use Tax, Gross Receipts Tax, WA Business & Occupation Tax, and Regulatory Fees; Reconciliation of certain transaction tax general ledger accounts and related SOX controls; Research and document transaction tax filing issues, positions and processes; Provide guidance based on research of transaction tax laws and regulations; and Mentor and develop compliance team members based on their strengths and areas of improvements. Qualifications: BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or equivalent. 5+ years of transactional (indirect) tax experience with a public accounting firm, a major law firm, and/or multinational corporation. Preferred Qualifications: Able to champion and implement automation and process improvements. MS Excel proficient, including use of advanced Excel functionality. Project management experience. Detail-oriented, organized and able to deliver on tight timelines. Highly motivated, hard-working, and able to work in a fast-paced environment. Able to clearly and concisely interface with all levels of management. Experience with analyzing and reviewing statutes, regulations, and case law, as well as extracting data, and making appropriate filing position recommendations. Work effectively in a team environment both within and outside the tax department. Experience with bots, data analytics and/or other similar technology tools. CPA and/or MST. Apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 12/2/2019 (IPT2633)

Sales Tax Audit & Research Analyst (Dallas, Texas) - This role is responsible for providing indirect tax (primarily sales, use, meals, etc.) business support, facilitating sales and use tax audits to ensure compliance with state/local laws and minimize the Company's tax posture, and oversight of the Company's retail indirect tax determination systems. Responsibilities:  Perform technical sale, use, meals, and other transaction related tax research to ensure compliance with state/local laws and minimize the Company's tax posture. Includes communication of impact to tax management and non-tax personnel (Merchandising, Digital, Accounting, etc.) to support compliance, audits, and Company-wide strategic initiatives. Facilitate all phases and activities of sales and use tax audits. Includes analyzing and responding to information requests in the resolution of audit issues, closing audits with the favorable results, preparing and submitting protest and appeal positions and communicating results and process improvement opportunities. Maintain multi-national (U.S. and Canada) retail product taxability determination system to ensure proper taxation of retail sales. Includes tax review of new retail/Digital initiatives and promotions to support execution of retail related 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 and contract review to ensure favorable sales and other indirect tax consequences. Assist with special projects in alignment with tax department, finance team, and Company-wide goals and objectives. Qualifications: Bachelors/4 Yr. Degree, Master's Degree and/or CMI Designation preferred. 4+ years of relevant work experience. Ability to effectively communicate impact of complex indirect tax statutes, regulations, rulings, etc. to key tax and non-tax personnel. Indirect tax determination systems (retail preferred). Ability to handle a variety of projects and responsibilities (multi-task). Apply HereDate Posted: 11/14/2019 (IPT2630)

Sr. Tax Analyst, Sales Tax (Raleigh, North Carolina) -  We are seeking a Sr. Tax Analyst, Sales Tax Audit located at our corporate headquarters in Raleigh, NC.. Reporting to the Sales and Use Tax Audit Manager, the Sr. Tax Analyst, Sales Tax Audit will be responsible for assisting the Sales and Use Tax Audit Manager with all sales and use tax audits and refund initiatives. Responsibilities: Generation of transactional reports from various enterprise systems, reconciliation of sales tax returns and trial balances and the pulling of source documentation, such as customer invoices, vendor invoices, and exemption certificates. Organize and perform the initial analysis of sales and purchase transactions being reviewed under audit, and to assist with the development of initial tax positions. Draft certain protest and appellate documents related to either audit assessments or claims for refund. In addition to audit and refund initiatives, perform substantive technical research related to taxability of purchases and related exemptions in approximately 30 states, and will also monitor general sales tax law changes. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting required; Master’s degree preferred. CPA or CMI preferred. 5+ years of focused sales tax experience. Public accounting experience background preferred. 2+years of sales tax audit experience preferred. Experience with Vertex O Series or other sales tax software platforms (e.g. Onesource, Taxware, etc.). Ability to manage and make progress on multiple projects simultaneously. Ability to gather facts, research a tax position, and accurately communicate tax advice to Martin Marietta stakeholders. Ability to communicate a researched tax position effectively both verbally and written. Exceptional oral/written communication skills with ability to interact professionally with diverse groups. Proficient with tax research tools and Microsoft products. Send resume to Josh.Jones@martinmarietta.comDate Posted: 11/9/2019 (IPT2626)

Staff Accountant, Indirect Tax (Ames, Iowa) - Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REG) is seeking a Staff Accountant, Indirect Tax to join our team in Ames. This individual will focus on the Life Cycle of Indirect Taxes, including excise and sales/use tax, and will collaborate across the company to support the business and identify ways to continuously improve processes and results by leveraging technology. You will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact with a growing team that contributes to REG in the following areas: Help us make an impact by diversifying the energy complex and improving energy independence by ensuring compliance with US tax laws and regulations; Participate on a global team, with members in the US and Europe, that delivers results that matter; Collaborate with tax and other departments across multiple jurisdictions to reinforce our continued commitment to teamwork and employee engagement. REG is an Iowa founded, publicly traded, international company that proudly owns and globally operates 13 bio-refineries, earning the title of North America’s largest producer of Advanced Biofuels.  REG utilizes a worldwide production, distribution and logistics system as part of an integrated value chain model to focus on converting natural fats, oils and greases into advanced biofuels.  Don’t miss this opportunity to join a growing company that has the necessary global resources and opportunities to succeed. Apply today! Date Posted: 11/6/2019 (IPT2625)

Sales & Use Tax Specialist (Kennesaw, Georgia) - Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is the nation's leading single-source supplier of gases, welding equipment and supplies, and safety products. With more than 17,000 associates working in approximately 1,100 locations—branches, retail stores, gas fill plants, specialty labs, gas production facilities and distribution centers—chances are, there is a career at Airgas custom fit for you. Airgas USA, LLC’s has an immediate opening for a Sales & Use Tax Specialist in Kennesaw, GA. The Division Sales Tax Specialist reports to the Division Sales Tax Supervisor and will support the Sales Tax function within the Airgas Business Support Center (BSC).  The Sales Tax Specialist will assist the Division Sales Tax Supervisor to determine proper taxability of customers and transactions and should have prior sales tax experience, preferably in a high-volume environment.  This will require a professional who possesses good organizational skills and can work as part of a team. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist Division Sales Tax Lead to determine proper taxability of customers and transactions. Interface with customers to determine validity of tax exemptions. Review customer transactions generated by the branch stores which will require daily oversight through the SAP billing block report & SAP tax override report. Approve and process daily tax only credit invoice requests generated by the branch stores and credit specialists for short pays on invoices due to sales taxes. Maintain files of all correspondence to customers related to sales tax. Maintain exemption certificates. Verify sales taxes paid and particular products purchased by customers requesting sales tax refunds. Support Corporate Tax Department in managing customer tax exceptions in sales tax software, which will involve special setups of select item customers that do not follow a standard tax category. Provide Corporate Tax Department with support for sales and use tax audits. Other duties as 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. To be successful, the Sales Tax Specialist should have knowledge of sales and use tax with a proven record of success in prior sales and use tax roles. The successful candidate must demonstrate the skills to work independently and to participate in continuous improvement of processes. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field. Minimum of 3 to 4 years of sales tax and customer relations experience in positions of increasing responsibility. Prior sales and use tax experience in a corporate environment. Intermediate experience with Microsoft Excel preferred. Experience with SAP preferred. Experience with Vertex "O" series a plus. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability. 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. Apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 10/31/2019 (IPT2623)

Director of Tax and Accounting Operations (Bannockburn, Illinois) - Donlen, a Hertz Company. General Responsibilities: Responsible for completion of state sales/use tax returns including all related analysis and support. Interpret tax law as it relates to Donlen’s business operations/products. Knowledge of various lease structure and its affect both on tax and accounting. The ability to review tax code and advise on improved setup and opportunities. Oversight of the tax returns for company subsidiaries. Responsible for Property tax functions. Responsible for audits by state and local authorities. Supervise professional and clerical staff. Liaison with operating management on tax issues and accounting staff on tax accounting issues. Ensure that appropriate internal controls are in place over accounting for sale/use and Personal Property Tax. Department liaison with IT staff on all technical matters related to tax applications. Assisting VP of Accounting Operations with tax planning issues as required. Perform tax research. Work with parent company to insure compliance in Franchise and Income tax. Facilitate system improvements for tax. Facilitate tax opportunities. Mandatory Requirements: Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from four-year College or university; and 10 years related experience and/or training. MST degree, Automobile leasing, international tax and Vertex “O” series a plus.  Must have demonstrated hands on approach and success in working in a team based environment. Manages three employees in the tax department.  Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of tax.  Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Donlen is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening. Donlen is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or domestic partnership status, disability, protected veteran status or military status, genetic information, or any other category protected under applicable law. Donlen is committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment and advancement of minorities, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans. Send resume to kramos@donlen.com  or Click HereDate Posted: 10/31/2019 (IPT2622)

Sr. Sales Use Tax Analyst (Bannockburn, Illinois) - Donlen, a Hertz Company. The Senior Tax Analyst is responsible for reviewing the output of the Tax Analyst/Associate who file and pay sales/use/property tax and business licenses as well as gather and process the information into the tax return software and other systems. This position will also update software set up/rules for changes in tax laws that require changes in taxing for billing purposes. The Senior Tax Analyst will also perform the above duties for those jurisdictions assigned by the Director and will assist on special projects such as implementations and testing necessary for various Tax Department initiatives. This person will also perform research and assist with any acquisition transitions. In addition, this role may provide training and guidance to the Tax Analyst/Associate and assign them certain tasks if necessary and provide the Director with input during the performance review process as it relates to those roles. Major Responsibilities: (10%) Timely review of Tax Analysts output to ensure accuracy preparation, filing and payment of taxes. (20%) Review/Prepare General Ledger Account reconciliations and analysis pertaining to taxes. (20%) Improve processes within the Tax Department to enhance accuracy and timeliness of preparation, filings and payments including updating Vertex when necessary. (40%) Timely and accurately prepare file and pay all taxes for jurisdictions assigned by the Director. (10%) Perform research as necessary regarding taxation of new business lines, products and law changes. This position requires the ability to determine issues based on fact situations and how those issues and facts may impact the sales/use tax compliance function and /or liability of Donlen or our customers. This position has a moderate impact to the business due to the customer billing issues that arise and the potential for business system changes due to law and compliance requirements. This position requires the ability to interact with other personnel from other departments as well as outside of Donlen to resolve issues. This position requires experience with Vertex O Series and Vertex Returns software. This position requires the ability to potentially lead a team of 1-2 members by reviewing completed work, answering various questions they may have and ensuring that they comply with departmental procedures and guidelines. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. 3-5 year experiences in sales/use tax compliance in a multi-state environment preferably within the vehicle / equipment leasing industry. Experience with Word, Excel, J.D. Edwards, and Vertex O Series and Returns. Ability to work overtime and weekends as work load requires. Ability to meet deadlines. Good organizational skills. Donlen is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening. Donlen is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or domestic partnership status, disability, protected veteran status or military status, genetic information, or any other category protected under applicable law. Donlen is committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment and advancement of minorities, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans. Send resume to kramos@donlen.com  or Click Here. Date Posted: 10/31/2019 (IPT2621)

Indirect Tax Senior Analyst (Atlanta, Georgia) – COX ENTERPRISES . RESPONSIBILITIES: Cox Enterprises is seeking an Indirect Tax Senior Analyst to serve as an integral member of our ever-evolving sales tax and telecommunications regulatory compliance team.  This team member will be responsible for compliance process management and optimization of sales, use, and regulatory taxes across 80+ entities and 7 industries. We are seeking candidates with innovative ideas for data analytics, data management, process automation, and technology implementations. A successful candidate will be high-change and adapt easily to continue the team’s momentum. EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE: Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance (CPA or CMI Preferred); 3-5 years of sales and use tax experience; Windows Environment; Ability to effectively process large amounts of data in Excel; Telecommunication and/or Software as a Service experience is a strong plus; Knowledge of tax research a plus.; Oracle and/or Vertex Software a plus; Experience with account reconciliations a plus; Positive collaboration and teamwork; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Deadline driven with highest possible accuracy; Ability to prioritize and manage time efficiently; Analytical approach to problem solving.  Link to Apply: Click Here. Date Posted: 10/19/2019 (IPT2616)

Experience Staff or 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 or seeking certification. 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: 10/16/2019 (IPT2613)


Sales and Use Tax Senior (Philadelphia, New York and Boston) Manager (Philadelphia) - At EY it's fair to say there’s no average day for a Sales and Use professional– you are likely to spend your time on a diverse array of projects, responsibilities and tasks. Whatever you’re working on, our clients will turn to you for up-to-the-minute tax advice they can rely on. To make that happen, you’ll be working in a highly collaborative culture, where listening to and sharing information with colleagues is an essential part of the role. As a Sales and Use professional your responsibilities will vary if hired as Senior or Manager. At its core, you will be tasked with learning and researching current market trends to maintain credibility as a trusted advisor; develop clear intelligent plans and approaches to improve our clients’ tax activities; research clients’ business operations to tailor your advice to their specific needs; and identify potential opportunities and risks. Managers will supervise a team of professionals, guaranteeing they have the skills, knowledge and opportunities to reach their full potential. To qualify at any level hire, you must have a bachelor’s degree, professional knowledge in a broad range of sales and use tax processes, concepts and tools. Seniors must have 2 years in a professional services or tax organization and have or are pursuing the CPA or CMI professional designation. Manager candidates must have 5+ years of experience and have managed budgets, people and projects and have obtained either the CPA or CMI professional designation. For more detailed job information, contact Stephanie.Caggiano@ey.com.  If you have your resume ready to submit, join our Talent Hub for consideration here: https://tinyurl.com/y6s4eu5e. Date Posted: 10/1/2019 (IPT2609)     

Senior Tax Analyst, Audit (Nashville, Tennessee) – Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is seeking an analyst that will be part of a team managing the audit function for all retail locations, manufacturing plants, and distribution centers across the country. This position will lead assigned operating tax audits, including recommending changes to and implementing defense strategies, and ensure timely compliance with tax controversy timelines by responding to tax authority request. Lead the review of tax reporting documentation efforts for assigned jurisdictions to ensure contemporaneous, audit ready documentation to support tax positions. Responsibilities: Prepare sales tax audit supporting documents from ERP systems used by business units. Manage monthly reconciliation of sales and use tax general ledger accounts. Defend audit findings with tax authority, and research tax technical issues on audit exceptions to deliver tax or business objectives. Advise business partners including procurement, and store management sales and use tax principles to eliminate or mitigate audit risks. Lead the transaction tax audit process by providing information requests to taxing authorities in a timely manner. Examine, analyze, and interpret source documents to determine compliance with state and local tax laws. Review and monitor state and local transaction tax reserves under US GAAP/IFRS in support of the financial close process. Identify and implement strategies to address risks and opportunities during examination process. Lead or support reverse audit projects. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting or equivalent required. Advanced knowledge of OneSource and SAP. 2+ years of experience in state and local transaction tax audit. CPA or MST preferred. Ability to meet multiple deadlines and adapt to changing priorities. Strong tax research skills. Highly organized with strong analytical, problem-solving and oral/written communication skills with the ability to influence others. Self-motivated, drive and enthusiasm to execute work timely and accurately. Demonstrated self-starter with a positive “can do” attitude. Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels. Send resume to Alfred Mayambu – MayambuAlfre@bfusa.com. Date Posted: 9/30/2019 (IPT2606) 
 
Sales and Use Tax Compliance Consultant, tax software using Vertex (Chicago, Illinois) - R&M Consulting. Please send resume to Taylor King, tking@rmc-chi.com. Date Posted: 9/14/2019 (IPT25979)

Manager, Corporate Taxes (St. Louis, Missouri) - Graybar Electric Company, Inc. You will lead, support, and coordinate the Company’s response to state sales and use tax audit/controversy. You will manage and coordinate multiple, complex projects, related to the sales and use tax function, including tax audits, compliance reporting, research, and analysis of tax problems and tax process technologies. In this role you will: Manage all necessary defense of transactional data presented for State sales and use tax compliance audits. Assist Senior Manager, Sales and Use Taxes with identification, analysis, and research of all tax law changes, and determine their impact on the Company; implement procedural changes where required. Coordinate data collection, and perform analytic review of specific areas which lead to risk analysis of various tax positions. Oversee preparation, analysis, and review of numerous other reports including those related to compliance risk management. What you bring to the table: Experience providing analysis of sales and use tax issues and presenting solutions. 5 years of experience required; 5-7 years’ experience preferred:  Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree preferred. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license or CPA candidate preferred. Well-versed in sales and use tax audit procedures, sales and use tax compliance reporting, and sales and use tax legislation. Knowledge of Vertex tax software package and the integration with SAP Enterprise software. Ability to communicate software change recommendations while developing a strong business relationship with the Company's IT unit. Proven experience as a leader managing people and projects both directly and indirectly. Strong analytical, problem solving, and conflict resolution skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across various levels in the organization. Send resume to erin.harrington@graybar.com. Date Posted: 9/13/2019 (IPT2597)

Tax Paraprofessional State & Local Tax Sales & Use (Atlanta, Georgia) -   CohnReznick currently has an exciting career opportunity in the National SALT Tax Team to work in Atlanta, GA. We are looking for a Paraprofessional to join our team.  As a Paraprofessional on the State and Local Tax team you will contribute to client compliance engagements. The compliance team is a specialized team that helps ensure clients meet their tax compliance requirements, and team members enjoy a rewarding career in a broad range of technical industries. To apply, Click Here. Date Posted: 9/12/2019 (IPT2595)

Finance Specialist II Tax (Tampa, Florida) - Specialty: Sales/Use and/or Property Tax. Coca-Cola Business Services North America LLC. Ensuring compliance with Sales/Use & Property, state and local, tax laws and tax payment requirements for 7 clients to minimize exposure issues and penalties. Balance sheet responsibility, including monthly account reconciliations, journal entries, and related financial reporting. Providing excellent customer service to bottler clients, facilitating open communication, and contributing to a positive team environment. In addition, this position will be depended on to identify and help implement process improvements, new technology, and develop/share best practices. Job Responsibilities: Lead the process to organize, plan, and complete all required property tax returns, ensure all returns are timely and accurately filed, and that the tax bills are promptly paid when due. Review Sales/Use monthly tax returns for assigned bottlers. Negotiate discrepancies with taxing authorities and implement appropriate corrective action to reduce exposure for audit issues. Provide technical assistance and support to all clients on state and local tax issues; including conducting necessary tax research. Manage the PTMS and Vertex software to ensure that the systems run efficiently and effectively. Identify best practices/procedures and develop recommendations to improve the Property & Sales/Use compliance processes. Coordinate the monthly close process and review journal entries tax transactions. Review Sales/Use & Property tax account reconciliations; primary contact for preparer questions, escalations, and training. Compile monthly and quarterly reporting; including balance sheet narratives, property tax actuals v budget analysis, and exposure reporting. Coordinate accounting issues with controllers, auditors, internal control, and other departments within BSNA and external bottler organization. Special projects and other duties as assigned. Position Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in Accounting or Finance. Preferred Advanced degree and/or CPA. 5+ years of experience in accounting and financial analysis; property tax and sales/use tax compliance experience preferred. Strong understanding of business processes and accounting policies. Proficient in SAP and other financial reporting systems. Proficient in Excel. Excellent communication, influencing and teamwork skills. Strong customer service mindset. Flexibility to adjust to work load and hours when necessary. Send resume to gdefelice@coke-bsna.comDate Posted: 9/7/2019 (IPT2594)