What you’ll be doing...

  • Responsible for the accurate and timely filing of State and Local Gross Receipts Tax, State & Local Excise Tax, NYC Commercial Rent Tax and PUC Levy Returns
  • Query, analyze and perform tax calculations by importing data from external databases into Excel
  • Use advanced Excel skills to leverage the use of functions, formulas and macros where applicable to analyze data
  • Investigate and explain month over month variances by analyzing data and working with other business groups when necessary
  • Manage calendar to prepare assigned returns accurately and timely in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and rulings issued.
  • Identify opportunities and implement Robotic Process Automation solutions and Excel macros to minimize repetitive tasks
  • Facilitate and champion tax department paperless initiative by leveraging Adobe PDF, Microsoft SharePoint and Google Business Suite
  • Coordinate and resolve any payment issues with Processing, Treasury and Jurisdictions
  • Perform special projects, as required, assigned by Senior Manager in a timely manner
  • Work with research and planning team where necessary to investigate and comply with new return requirements by state and local taxing authorities

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, related fieldor four or more years of work experience
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience
  • Two or more years of experience in state and local tax compliance in state tax laws and regulations

Even better if you have:

  • Master's degree in taxation or related discipline or CPA.
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications
  • Experience with implementing process improvements that increase accuracy and efficiency
  • Experience with large data volumes and Excel extensions ie: PowerQuery and Power Pivot
  • Experienced with SAP, PeopleSoft or other major accounting systems
  • Tax research and audit experience
  • Experience with Robotic Process Automation tools (Automation Anywhere, Altyrx)

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.