Business Tax Manager

Summary: Partner with the Americas Controller, Corporate Accounting & Tax and the Operations and Finance leaders in completing functions across multiple site locations. Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Source and implement software for processing sales tax returns internally
  • Develop process for consistent, accurate and timely reporting of sales tax data and filings
  • Manage property tax and escheat property tax filings across multiple sites
  • Reconcile and review GL accounts for sales tax, property tax and escheat property
  • Manage relationship with 3rd party consultants – audits, filings, and payment
  • Coordinate preparation of sales tax exemption and/or resale certificates as needed
  • Ensure adherence to global accounting policies and SOX narratives
  • Hire and manage local staff
  • Plan/budget personal property tax for multiple sites

Job Requirements :

  • Required BS degree in Accounting/Tax
  • 1-3 years of direct report management
  • 6+ year of accounting/tax experience
  • Extensive sales tax knowledge, particularly in MA and CT
  • Prior sales tax software implementation experience a plus
  • Excellent Excel skills; pivot tables and vlookups, knowledge of SAP and/or Hyperion
  • Ability to interface with cross functional leadership to ensure proper accounting, reporting and support to senior finance leadership
  • Allocates time and resources efficiently to ensure projects completed accurately and timely, focusing on ever-shifting priorities; continually seeks way to improve individual/team efficiency
  • Exhibits an assertiveness with a strong bias for action with a results-orientation; tackles tough problems with firm deadlines; is self-motivated and can work with limited supervision

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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