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...

Your work will have a direct impact on our reported financial results and ensure compliance with internal controls and external legislation. You will ensure the accurate and timely filing of State and Local Tax returns for our regulated and non-regulated companies. You will also perform a variety of other activities including data analysis, account maintenance, and tax reconciliations.

You will also be the primary support for all external testing of 3rd party applications, i.e.: ADP. You will work with 3rd party provides on upgrades, enhancements and changes as they are developed in the due course of business activities,

  • Maintain state & local tax accounts – registrations, updates, and closures.
  • Ensure system of record and 3rd party providers are in sync.
  • Review internal tax Control Reports related to weekly/biweekly payroll processing.
  • Work with tax agencies to resolve inquiries pertaining to state and local withholding taxes.
  • Analyze state and local tax data and work across finance functions to resolve tax filing issues timely.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience with multi-state and local taxes.
  • Experience working with state and local jurisdictions for tax account updates.
  • Knowledgeable navigating 3rd party tax applications, i.e. ADP.
  • Experience with HRMS and Payroll processing responsibilities and system applications-PeopleSoft and/or Workday preferred.
  • Intermediate experience in Excel.

Even better if you have:

  • Knowledge of the end-to-end Payroll functional processes as well as how the Payroll functional processes integrate with the overall end-to-end Payroll Tax processes.
  • Strong customer service skills (both verbal and written).
  • Good organizational, time management and communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple functions simultaneously.
  • Willingness for flexible scheduling to meet processing demands.
  • Strong sense of urgency, proactive approach, and a solid focus on results.
  • CPP or FPC.

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.