Sales and Use Tax Accountant in Grapevine, TX at GameStop

Date Posted: 9/5/2019

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Job Description

Description:

SUMMARY

Under minimal supervision, the Sales & Use Tax Accountant will assist with sales and use tax compliance for all entities and audit support as required.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*

  • Research product taxability by jurisdiction and summarize findings
  • Assist with the preparation of sales & use tax returns for all entities, meeting all monthly and quarterly deadlines
  • Maintain multiple spreadsheets required for documentation; upload information into the sales & use tax software
  • Maintain sales tax rates and communicate changes to all stakeholders including stores and IS department
  • Handle correspondence relating to sales and use tax compliance
  • Assist with state income and sales tax audits

RELATED COMPETENCIES

  • Adaptability: Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work tasks or the work environment; adjusting effectively to work within new work structures, processes, requirements or cultures.
  • Communication: Clearly conveying information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message
  • Information Monitoring: Setting up ongoing procedures to collect and review information needed to manage an organization or ongoing activities within it
  • Managing Work: Effectively managing one’s time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently

BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE)

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • 3-5 years general accounting or compliance-related field required
  • Sales and use tax experience preferred
  • Proficient knowledge of OneSource tax software preferred
  • Must be willing to work some weekends and evenings as required

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Ability to recognize discrepancies in written information and recorded data
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines and adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability to communicate effectively with management, co-workers and store staff