Senior Tax Accountant

The senior tax accountant is responsible for collecting tax-related information; reporting to taxation authorities at the federal, state, county, and local levels in a timely manner; and advising management on the tax impact of various corporate strategies.

Ultimate is ranked #1 in FORTUNE’s Best Places to Work in Technology for 2016 and #15 for 100 “Best Places to Work For in 2016.” This is the 5th year in a row we have been ranked on FORTUNE’s list. We were #21 in 2015, #20 in 2014, and #9 in 2013. Ultimate is also ranked #5 on the inaugural list of “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials” and #8 on Forbes magazine’s 2016 list of the “Most Innovative Growth Companies.”

Primary Responsibilities: (other duties may be assigned)

  • Complete and/or serve as back up for required tax reporting in a timely manner. Tax reporting includes income, sales, property, and payroll taxes.
  • Perform quarterly accrual and prepare the tax provision
  • Assist with implementation of sales tax system
  • Assist with managing Federal and state income and sales tax audits
  • Research and correct process errors that caused incorrect tax filings
  • Research the basis for tax positions to be taken
  • Advise management regarding the tax impact of corporate strategies
  • Advise management on the impact of new laws on tax liabilities
  • Identify tax savings in prospective acquisition scenarios.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of tax accounting experience is required.
  • Experience working for a Big 4 public accounting firm is strongly preferred.
  • Combination of public accounting and industry experience is preferable.
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel and Explorer Internet software is required.

Education/Certification/License:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting preferred, or a tax concentration within an accounting program

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