What you’ll be doing...

  • Responsible for the accurate and timely filing of State and Local Sales & Use, Gross Receipts/B&O, State & Local Excise, PUC Levies, E911, USF, and other Regulatory filings.
  • Analyze financial data from Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Revenue Accounting and Corporate Accounting.
  • Reconcile large data sets with the use of Excel, Excel Power Query and Microsoft Access.
  • Review transaction tax data to ensure it is accurate and analyze variances prior to sending data to 3rd party outsourcer for filing.
  • Responsible for reconciling all tax liability accounts.
  • The candidate has the prime responsibility for the review; analysis and streamline tax processes.
  • Perform special projects, as required, assigned by Manager.
  • Assist the exemption group with research, information needed and issuance of Resale and/or Exemption Certificates, as required.

Ideal Candidate has:

  • Thorough knowledge of Sales and Use taxes, B&O and Regulatory taxes and Tax Accounting.
  • Knowledge of compliance processes and returns filings.
  • The ability to develop methods to streamline processes and develop tax planning strategies to minimize company's cash flow and overall tax burden.
  • Skill set to analyze billed taxes and tax accruals for discrepancies.
  • Ability to work with 3rd party vendors to manage refund opportunities and resolve tax disputes.
  • Capability to work with internal staff and external government agencies
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team.

What we’re looking for...

Required Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Related Field Required
  • Minimum of 2 - 5 years’ experience in the state and local tax compliance; or comparable amount of years with an emphasis in state tax laws and regulations.
  • Must have excellent communication skills both oral and written.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and a working knowledge of Microsoft Access.

Even Better If You Have

  • CPA orMasters degree in taxation or equivalent work experience in the state and local tax area.
  • Experience with large automated systems (i.e. billing, general ledger, and a/p).
  • Familiarity with automated tax systems. (Vertex, Taxware, etc.)
  • Experienced with SAP, PeopleSoft or other major accounting systems.
  • Tax research and audit experience a plus.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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