What you’ll be doing...

Job Function

We are looking for a seasoned Indirect Use Tax Manager. In this positon, the ideal candidate will be responsible for handling the taxability of purchases across Verizon business units.

Position Responsibilities

  • Manage the process to analyze the tax impacts of company purchases and help to oversee use tax data analysis and compliance functions
  • Take the lead on implementing process improvements through the use of innovative & creative thinking
  • Focus on automating and redesigning processes to create efficiencies
  • Develop cost effective methods around use tax accruals and intercompany processes for ERP/Financial Systems
  • Manage special projects related to AP across all Verizon entities
  • Assist in the implementations and maintenance of AP tax engines, Vertex, Leasing Company process for all Verizon business units
  • Work closely and provide support for Audit and Compliance use tax issues and tasks related to reverse audits and refunds
  • Work closely with tax legal, tax technology, tax compliance, tax research, corporate IT, Accounting, AP, marketing and other business groups
  • Focus on developing management reporting and trending analysis on the vendor paid sales tax and use tax accruals

What we’re looking for...

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, related field or have equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working in state and local compliance or in a function dealing with AP systems

Desired Skills & Experience

  • CPA or MS in Accounting or Taxation is a plus
  • Experience with AP tax, tax research, tax accounting, audits, tax saving strategies
  • The ability to prioritize deliverables with competing timelines
  • Must possess strong oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with the data requirements needed for the preparation and filing of tax returns
  • Knowledge of various tax systems, such as CCH, RIA, and Vertex
  • Previous exposure to PeopleSoft, SAP and Oracle is beneficial
  • Working knowledge of automation tools such as Alteryx is a plus

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.