1+ months

Sales and Use Tax Manager

Schaumburg, IL 60193

Position Summary:\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;The Sales and Use Tax Manager will lead the US indirect tax functions for a fast-growing and highly acquisitive company. This individual will oversee and review filings and remittances by external providers and will actively participate in planning opportunities and in the implementation of indirect tax determination software.

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Job Responsibilities:\u0026nbsp;

  • Manage the state and local sales and use tax function\u0026nbsp;
  • Provide advice, guidance and support to a wide network of field offices in the sales and use tax area, ensuring compliance and limiting exposure across the business
  • Monitor state and local tax laws that impact the company and interpret and implement changes as required to maintain compliance, including the maintenance of tax matrices and other tools, as necessary
  • Coordinate preparation and filing of sales and use tax returns, ensure related tax payments are made accurately and timely, and prepare reconciliation of related accounts
  • Work to improve effectiveness, gain efficiencies and seek opportunities to automate where beneficial and cost effective
  • Identify and pursue tax savings opportunities and minimize liability through sound and informed application of tax laws and regulations
  • Coordinate sales and use tax audits
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as requested or required

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Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor\u0027s degree, preferred in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA a plus

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Job Skills \u0026 Experience Requirements:

  • 5+ years\u0026rsquo; work experience in sales and use taxation\u0026nbsp;
  • Strong understanding of state and local sales and use tax laws and regulations\u0026nbsp;
  • Prior sales/use tax experience in construction/contractor industries highly preferred
  • Proficiency with indirect tax determination software, preferably, Onesource
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Results oriented, high energy, inspirational and self-motivated
  • Comfortable in a hands-on role in a lean environment
  • Strong interpersonal and motivational skills
  • Strong analytical skills \u0026 problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills and ability to effectively communicate with management, staff and external resources

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Physical Demands:\u0026nbsp;

While performing the duties of this job, the colleague is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk or hear; uses hands to handle, or touch objects or controls. The colleague may lift, push or pull up to 25 pounds. \u0026nbsp;Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

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Work Environment:\u0026nbsp;

The position is an office-based position.

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  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-08-26 Expires: 2021-11-25

Convergint is a global, service-based systems integrator whose top priority is service in every way – service to customers, colleagues, and community. Delivering value through unparalleled customer service and operational excellence has been foundational at Convergint. Our promise, and our number one objective, is to be our customers’ best service provider. 

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