Accounting Manager

Austin, Texas | Freelance | Job ID #57601 |
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Onward Search is currently seeking an experienced Accounting Finance Manager for a 3 to 6 month remote contract position. Our client, a well-known eCommerce brand is looking to add someone to their team to manage various financial aspects of their global business. Apply today to learn more!

Prior experience needed to succeed in this role:

  • Manage various indirect tax aspects of our global businesses
  • Familiarity with the indirect taxation trends of the digital economy
  • Collaborate and coordinate with various business resources, other tax functions, and external tax advisors
  • Deliver timely and accurate indirect tax advice to business units
  • Advise on intercompany relationships and transactions
  • Excellent knowledge of Sales and Use taxes as it applies in the United States as well as knowledge of global VAT systems
  • Experience with indirect taxes in other regions desired
  • Manage the indirect tax aspects of new country expansion
  • Keeping up-to-date on current sales and use tax practices and technical issues
  • Implement, review and optimize SAP processes dealing with indirect taxes, tax codes, and reporting
  • Manage and participate in development of software solutions for indirect tax automation
  • Liaising with finance / shared services in respect of issues identified during compliance process (e.g. incorrect invoice postings)Assist with developing training material to be deployed to key functions within the business
  • Liaise with third party advisors, as required, who may assist in managing all or some of the above
  • Strong project management and organization skills
  • Capable to working independently while acting as part of a global tax team
  • Working experience in multinational environments
  • Confidence, poise and diplomacy when interacting with all levels of management and tax authorities
  • Ability to articulate complex concepts in a concise manner in both written and verbal presentations
  • Demonstrated passion and track record of delivering results in a rapidly changing business environment
  • Strong client focus; good listening, negotiation and problem-resolution skills
  • A great sense of accuracy
  • Strong issue identification and mitigation skills

What you bring to the table:

  • Currently holds a similar position or is an Indirect Tax Manager/Senior Manager at an accounting firm
  • 10 or more years of indirect tax experience
  • Fluent in English - other languages helpful
  • Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in Tax, Legal, or Accounting; advanced degree is helpful

Job requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of Sales and Use taxes as it applies in the United States as well as knowledge of global VAT systems
  • Experience with indirect taxes in other regions desired
  • Familiarity with the indirect taxation trends of the digital economy
  • Strong project management and organization skills
  • Capable to working independently while acting as part of a global tax team
  • Working experience in multinational environments
  • Confidence, poise and diplomacy when interacting with all levels of management and tax authorities
  • Ability to articulate complex concepts in a concise manner in both written and verbal presentations
  • Demonstrated passion and track record of delivering results in a rapidly changing business environment
  • Strong client focus; good listening, negotiation and problem-resolution skills
  • A great sense of accuracy
  • Strong issue identification and mitigation skills

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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