Senior Indirect Tax Accountant

AP Professionals of Rochester
Published
October 26, 2020
Location
Rochester, New York
Job Type
Work Hours
8 am-5 pm plus additional hours as needed to meet requirements of the position
Salary Range
$61K - $80K
Base Salary
75000
Street Address
500 Linden Oaks

Description

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Tax, the senior accountant is responsible to maintain compliance with the tax requirements of this multi-state business.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience and a solid foundation with regards to sales tax and other indirect taxes.  This position is supported by a team of five and will be preparing and reviewing returns, journal entries, and general ledger account reconciliations.  This company is growing and there are excellent advancement opportunities for motivated professionals.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor and understand state and federal tax laws as they relate to the business operaitons
  • Support the process of submitting tax returns and payment of taxes - both state and federal, including developing and maintain the supporting workpapers / schedules.
  • Monitor the receipt of owed refunds and ensures tax filings have been received.
  • Respond to  all tax inquiries as assigned in a timely manner.
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts to ensure assets and liabilities are properly stated.
  • Special projects as assigned.

Education

A Bachelor's degree in accounting is a requirement for this position.

Experience

  • A minimum of 2 years prior experience with taxes- in particular- sales tax for a multi-state operation, excise, tax, and other indirect taxes
  • CPA designation is highly preferred
  • Prior large company experience would be an advantage

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Knowledge with regards to SALT and other tax laws.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Able to research and draw conclusions on tax pronouncements
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to manage multiple priorities
  • Attention to details
  • Team-player
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