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Tax Accountant III

Location:

Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Function:

Accounting/Finance

Ref #:

201701168
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Corporate overview

You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite

Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance — to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! Whether you’re playing foosball in one of our game rooms, working up a healthy sweat in group fitness classes, or videoconferencing with Kronites thousands of miles away, you’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond.

Kronos is the global leader in workforce management solutions that enable organizations to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity. Tens of thousands of organizations in 100 countries – including more than half the Fortune 1000® - use Kronos time and attendance, scheduling, absence management, HR and payroll, hiring, and labor analytics applications.  Kronos customers include enterprises large and small across diverse industries worldwide including retail, hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing, public sector, services, and distribution.

Kronos is a privately held company and was founded in 1977. Headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, Kronos employs more than 5,000 people worldwide.

Kronos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Description

This position is responsible for the day-to-day processing of all sales and use tax functions, reporting to the Tax Director.
Description
• Oversee and co-lead with the Tax Manager of our dedicated tax shared services team based in Noida, India, the transaction tax operational compliance, which includes preparing and reviewing US returns for accuracy.
• Manage US personal property tax and audits, and other non-income-based taxes including business license filings.
• Assist with and lead sales and use tax audits and tax notices for all US entities.
• Review monthly tax accruals and effectively analyze general ledger account activities.
• Research sales and use tax statutes, regulations, and court rulings.
• Work with various Kronos teams, leading process efficiency projects and documentation.
• Actively engage internal and external partners to answer tax queries and provide timely and accurate advice on transaction tax matters.
• Improve the end-to-end indirect tax process, from customer contract set-up to closing of tax authority audit.
• Be the Tax Department’s single point of contact on all matters involving Sabrix, our sales tax system and tax-exempt certificates
• Assist in other accounting-related matters as needed.

Qualifications

• Minimum of 3 years sales/use tax compliance, audit, and research experience.
• Strong knowledge of sales and use tax laws, particularly with software companies.
• Prior experience in managing sales and use tax audits, conducting research, and supporting tax recovery opportunities.
• Public accounting a plus.
• Knowledge of Sabrix and Oracle a plus.
• Microsoft Office with a strong skills in Excel

EEO Statement

Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.