What you’ll be doing...

At Verizon, we innovate constantly to help the biggest names in business do business – quicker and smarter. It takes vision. It takes focus. And we apply both every bit as much to the way we do business too. The brightest minds, the latest technologies and pioneering processes are combining to enhance this critical business function at our Center for Excellence. We’re finding new ways to add value and provide strategic support. This is the kind of work we do. And you can be part of it.

This position interacts directly with taxing authorities and needs to be technically proficient regarding Verizon's tax positions, the applicable laws in a given jurisdiction and possess the analytical and strategic vision required to respond properly to requests by taxing authorities. This individual will manage an audit inventory comprised of audits which typically have less complex legal issues and less overall risk to Verizon. They will also be assigned some major audits that have more complex legal issues and more risk to Verizon. This job will also be responsible for managing certain annual refund claim filings. This includes, but is not limited to, reviewing AP data, reconciling to Verizon's tax returns, preparing and filing the claims, and following up on the claims with various jurisdictions.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of tax accounting experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • CPA.
  • Strong understanding of all aspects regarding transaction taxes.
  • Ability to interact with various IT groups, buyers, other tax employees, and external auditors.
  • Experience with various system resources needed to accomplish the job while following tax policy.
  • Microsoft Excel, Access and Word Proficiency.
  • Knowledge of purchasing, sales, & G/L systems.
  • Transaction tax audit experience.
  • Strong tax technical, research, and analytical skills.
  • Strong project management skills in order to work audits/assignments independently.
  • Proficiency in other software including Alteryx, SQL, and Tableau.

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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