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Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018 4:37 AM

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Job Description

This position is primarily responsible for ensuring compliance with US and Canada indirect tax requirements, and support several areas of general accounting, reporting, and audit.

  • Interpret and comply with US state and local and Canadian statutes, regulation, and legislation;
  • Research transaction tax issues;
  • Oversee and review outsourced preparation of sales and use, GST, and property tax returns for monthly, quarterly, and annual filings;
  • Prepare for, and assist with, transaction tax audits;
  • Work closely with purchasing/plant personnel to provide guidance on taxability of transactions and develop policy/training documents as appropriate;
  • Review the reconciliation of transaction tax general ledger accounts;
  • Work closely with direct cash reporting team to forecast cash flow related to indirect taxes;
  • Analyze indirect tax process for productivity improvements;
  • Perform a variety of general accounting responsibilities such as: plant/cost accounting, corporate accounting, review of account reconciliations, and other projects as assigned;
  • Assist Finance Compliance Manager with unclaimed property compliance; and
  • Other general accounting tasks, as assigned

Required Experience

  • BS in Accounting or related field
  • 3-5+ years of progressive financial experience with indirect tax compliance
  • Must have general knowledge of US GAAP
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and influencing skills with solid business acumen and time management skills
  • ERP experience, SAP highly preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • CPA or MBA
  • SAP, Taxware, Vertex
  • Experience with public company reporting

W.R. Grace is an EOE employer. M/W/V/D encourage to apply. Drug Free Workplace

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