When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

At Verizon, we are building a world-class Tax organization. We have begun a comprehensive program to streamline processes, enhance systems, realign the organization and add opportunities for personal skill-building and professional growth. We’re finding new ways to add value and provide strategic support. At Verizon, you can become a catalyst for change. This position offers opportunities to build your career, while growing your leadership and interpersonal skills. You’ll become involved in, but not limited to, preparing complex federal and state tax returns while utilizing the latest technologies that are available.

  • Prepare federal, state and local corporate and partnership income and franchise tax returns for legal entities on a pro-forma separate, combined, and/or consolidated basis in CorpTax, including calculating Schedule M-3 and Schedule M book-to-tax adjustments.
  • Prepare U.S. Federal, state and local tax estimates and tax return extensions.
  • Identify and gather necessary information and documentation to substantiate and support the tax return and tax provision processes.
  • Prepare work paper documentation and calculations in support of significant tax items or book-to-tax adjustments, as needed.
  • Prepare supporting working papers and ensure proper documentation is obtained and maintained to adequately support the information included on the tax returns upon audit. Respond to routine state tax notices.
  • Perform account analyses related to tax accounting, tax forecasting, and tax minimization strategies.
  • Perform tax research and analysis and prepare memorandums in support of findings.
  • Support special project assignments, such as acquisitions, dispositions, tax audits, etc., as necessary.
  • Provide support to tax managers and develop and maintain a relationship with other tax department professionals.
  • Explore opportunities for process improvement using the latest data analytic tools.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Two or more years of hands-on corporate tax compliance experience.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office, Corptax, CCH, Tableau, and Alteryx.
  • CPA certification or advanced degree in Accounting/Tax.
  • Organizational skills with demonstrated attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated strong communication skills with the ability to be a dynamic team player.
  • Effective time management, multitasking and prioritization skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new software quickly.

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. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.