Overview

Principle Accountabilities

Sales/Use Tax

  • Review invoices and monthly reports for sales and use tax as prepared by Staff Accountant.
  • Review and approve any exemption certificates.

Property Taxes

  • Supervise and review the preparation of personal property tax reporting and related compliance.
  • Review of real estate assessments and assist Director of Tax and Risk Management with appeals.

State Compliance

  • Oversee state annual reporting
  • Supervise and review bottle deposit compliance and manage process with customers.

Fixed Asset Accounting Supervision

  • Review capital project accounting and analysis prepared by staff accountant and ensure that the project is properly accounted for in accordance with IRS regulations.

General Ledger and Audit responsibilities

  • Responsibility for monthly journal entries and account reconciliations for tax accounts and other accounts as assigned.

Special Projects and Analysis

  • Complete special assignments as required
Minimum Requirements

Education and Experience

  • 4 year degree in accounting or finance
  • certificates or advanced degree helpful, but not required
  • Strong computer skills—proficient in MS Office, Excel, Queries
  • Showcase experience helpful
  • 3-5 years’ experience in accounting and/or tax preparation preferably with a CPA firm or internal tax department within the manufacturing industry
  • Excellent communication skills—verbal & written

Work Environment

  • Able to ambulate fingers and hands to type/use computer and telephone consistently
  • Able to work a flexible work schedule
  • Free to move about office environment as necessary

 

Personal Skills

  • Order
  • Team work
  • Striving
  • Work discipline
Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Organized and able to prioritize
  • Capable of maintaining high level of confidentiality
  • Self Motivated
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to research/investigate
  • Accurate and detail oriented
  • Innovative and creative

 

 

Tagged as: EARLY CAREER