Tax analyst-SST Avalara
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Avalara is a certified service provider (CSP) for the Streamlined Sales Tax (SST) initiative. We are currently looking for a Tax Analyst to join our fast-paced, dynamic company. This is a special opportunity for an experienced tax professional to work in an innovative environment with a global tax solution provider.
As the Tax Analyst, this position will assist the SST Senior Manager in creating a seamless SST process from customer on boarding through Streamlined Sales Tax Simplified Electronic Returns (SER) filing cycle to customer cancellation. As the Tax Analyst, this position tracks and problem solves activity surrounding the monthly SER filing cycle. Avalara remits SERs for its 150+ SST customers. This position will also be responsible for researching rejected SERs and processing resubmitted and amended SERs. This position needs to know the SST processes well enough to be able to step in and complete a task or process if need be. This position will work with Product Management and Development to enhance the SST Processes internally as well as for our customers. Lastly this position needs to be ready and willing to engage in changes as the SST Project expands and develops.
Organize and administrate Transactional Audits between the States and the Customers.
Orchestrate Monthly/Yearly SST Customer Updates.
Analyze monthly data to reduce monetary risk for our SST Customers and Avalara.
Perform internal audits.
Resolve SST Customer Issues.
Research and correct SER problems.
Once SST interfaces are built, additional duties will be added.
Works cooperatively with all staff members and management.
Maintains a consistent and regular attendance of set work schedule. Is consistently dependable, efficient, and accurate in performance of work tasks.
Performs other tasks as requested by supervisor.
Experience and Skills:
Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, or other Business related fields.
Prior experience with tax research in a Medium sized business.
Strong understanding of general accounting principles and ability to clearly convey these best practices to an audience of various knowledge levels.
Prior experience with business management and/or quality control.
A minimum of 2 years experience reconciling vast amounts of data.
Ability to pay close attention to detail and find the proverbial needle in a haystack
Self-driven and motivated.
The ability to research and think out of the box.
Strong customer service and communication skills.
Capable of handling multiple tasks simultaneously; be flexible with new assignments; meet deadlines; redirect priorities in a high volume environment.
Excellent analytical and organizational skills.
Prior Streamlined Sales Tax experience.
Prior experience working with a 3rd party sales tax calculation provider.
Prior experience working with State Taxing Authorities
Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by Federal, state or local law.
Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings: 1
Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
Level of Education: BA/BS
Starting Date : ASAP
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