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Indirect Tax Analyst

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Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15275


Who we are:

ARLANXEO, established in April 2016, is a world-leading synthetic rubber company with sales of around EUR 3.2 billion in 2017, about 3,800 employees and a presence at 12 production sites in nine countries. The company’s core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of high-performance rubber for use in, for example, the automotive and tire industries, the construction industry, and the oil and gas industries.

What we can offer you:

ARLANXEO is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.

We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, competitive pay and benefits, educational assistance programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.

ARLANXEO has a new career opportunity available for a Senior Indirect Tax Analyst at our Pittsburgh Corporate office. 

As an Indirect Tax Analyst, you will be responsible for indirect tax compliance, audit defense, reverse audits and tax planning.   

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Responsible for the timely and accurate preparation of indirect tax returns, including sales and use, property, and commodity returns
  • Work closely with outside consultants on providing monthly compliance data and payment information
  • Prepare and review the Ohio Commercial Activity Tax and all Gross Receipts returns
  • Assist with all indirect audits, inquires, and notices, including analysing and preparing information requested
  • Assist with tax implications of mergers and acquisitions, and/or other structuring projects
  • Assist with identifying internal reverse audits and incentives projects; work closely with outside consulting firms on these projects
  • Research and review new tax laws and regulations to ensure compliance; identify and implement tax planning ideas to ensure tax processes are optimized and cash savings are realized
  • Responsible for ensuring tax exemption certificates are complete, accurate and properly maintained
  • Analyze business transactions to ensure compliance with tax law
  • Reconcile account balances, review discrepancies, and prepare journal entries for accounting
  • Analyze and review information necessary to prepare cash forecasts for payment of funds to taxing authorities
  • Work closely with the Customer Service Representatives to ensure tax requirements are met; monitor any discrepancies and bring the issues to the CSRs’ attention for appropriate resolution

In order to accomplish this you will possess:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or other Financial discipline
  • Advanced degree in taxation (MBA or MS) and/or professional designation (CPA, EA, etc.) preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year of relative experience
  • Experience dealing with compliance and tax accounting issues of a global organization
  • Demonstrated understanding of tax principles, practices and concepts and their applications
  • Ability to research complex tax issues, including state & local tax codes, case law, etc.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing company and a publicly traded company preferred
  • Excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work effectively and constructively in a team environment
  • Excellent knowledge in the use of financial software applications, databases, spreadsheets and/or word processing required
  • One Source and SAP experience strongly preferred
  • Big 4 experience preferred

ARLANXEO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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