Sales and Use Tax Consultant in Indianapolis, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    3/24/2020
  • Job ID:
    SALES81292

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced Sales and Use Tax professional for the next 3 to 4 months to help research discrepancies, file VDA's, reconcile, file with various states, etc. This candidate will also will be involved in implementing new S&U software to help in this process.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide information to our external preparer to support filings of state/local tax returns
  • Ensure compliance with the state sales & use tax laws and minimize assessments from sales & use tax audits.
  • Respond and manage notices from tax jurisdictions and support the resolution of issues
  • Provide ongoing training to all locations regarding taxability of capital and expenses
  • Address any sales & use tax deficiencies with the appropriate locations to ensure future compliance.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • 4+ years' experience in Sales & Use tax or comparable tax/accounting experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Experience working on state sales use tax audits
  • Demonstrated successful ability to organize and prioritize work to ensure timely deadlines
  • Ability to function at a high level of effectiveness, flexibility, independence and initiative without daily interaction with management.