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Taxation Analyst

Purpose

As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, Taxation Analyst to join our Finance/Tax team at STIHL Inc. corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! 

 

This individual will assist with facilitating purchases from an accounting and taxation perspective. They will have an understanding of financial reporting guidelines and knowledge of tax compliance with State regulatory bodies as well as Company policy.

 

Position highlights include: 

  • Competitive Compensation 
  • Extensive Benefits, such as health insurance effective within one month of start, multiple bonus opportunities,  401(k) with company match and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assists with sales and use tax information related to STIHL Inc. and determines sales tax implications of various transactions.
  • Reviews and approves purchase requisitions for financial considerations including, but not limited to, financial reporting, sales and use taxation, and invoicing.
  • Reviews invoice reconciliations for tax exception processing and use tax accruals determination.
  • Reviews expense transactions, including credit card activity, for use tax determination.
  • Prepares and calculates use taxes owed monthly for Virginia Beach and all branch locations including monthly general ledger accruals.
  • Reconciles general ledger accounts as they relate to tax related accounts, including preparation of journal entries as needed.
  • Prepare and supply vendors with appropriate sales tax exemption certificates.
  • Assist with applicability of new and changing state sales and use tax laws, including tax rates. 
  • Assists with state sales and use tax audits as necessary.
  • Assist with tax research regarding sales and use tax issues and other tax related topics as needed.

Specifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline.
  • 3+ years of related experience.
  • Knowledge of or ability to learn: SAP, SAP Ariba, CCH Sales Tax Office tax engine, CCH IntelliConnect research tool
  • Ability to work independently on tasks and in a team environment.


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach