What you’ll be doing...

  • Manage the accurate and timely filing of State and Local Gross Receipts Tax (GRT) filings by performing a review of the returns based on current law.
  • Lead special projects such as system conversions, nexus studies and process enhancements as required.
  • Oversee the analysis of financial data from Revenue Accounting and Corporate Accounting as it relates to GRT filings.
  • Responsible for the reconciliation of various tax liability accounts to the GL.
  • Work with various teams including Tax Research, Tax Technology, Legal and Tax Exemption teams to insure proper documentation is obtained to support filing positions.
  • Provide support to the Audit team, and work on resolving issues with the taxing jurisdictions.
  • Manage and adhere to all SOX controls.
  • Assist on Systems development, and mergers and acquisition projects.

What we’re looking for...

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Related Field Required

  • Minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in the state and local tax compliance; comparable amount of years with an emphasis in state tax laws and regulations.

  • Experience with compliance processes and indirect tax filings.

  • The candidate must possess the ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written.

  • Must be advanced user of Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft applications

Even better if you have:

  • CPA or Master’s degree in taxation or equivalent work experience in the state and local tax area.

  • Experienced with SAP, PeopleSoft or other 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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