Sr Tax Analyst - USApply Now Location: Target Corporation India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 560045; job id: R0000183035
job family: Tax
schedule: Full time
JOIN US AS A SENIOR TAX ANALYST – SALES TAX (USA)
About This Opportunity
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 500 company, and one of America’s leading retailers. Target has a great culture and is one of the best places to work. A brand known for its inclusive and collaborative work environment, Target is a preferred choice for our guests (customers) and team members alike.
Target in India is an extension of our headquarters and a fully-integrated part of our global team. We have over 4,000 team members in Bangalore engaged in work that supports business areas across technology, marketing, human resources, finance, merchandising, supply chain, analytics, and reporting.
Right on pace with Target’s distinctive retail brand, Target Finance and Accounting are transforming for the better. In Finance, you’ll be an integral voice in discussions that lead to Target’s unparalleled shopping experience. Your analysis and recommendations will be directly applied to critical business decisions, from sales to merchandising and beyond. Within Finance, you’ll enjoy the interesting challenges of the competitive retail space. You’ll see your contributions come to life in virtually every area of this dynamic enterprise. And you’ll grow and be challenged in your career while having a healthy balance with life outside of work.
Working within Tax, your mission will be to drive value-added work and support our core retail business goals. Our tax team focuses on all aspects of tax reporting including enhancing productivity and efficiency of core compliance through process and technology, monitoring tax risk and opportunities across all tax disciplines, engaging and educating Finance and the broader organization regarding tax considerations, and prioritizing team resources to support key work streams.
As a Senior Tax Analyst in Sales Tax (United States), you will be responsible for assisting on various aspects of the sales and use tax function. This role primarily supports the sales and use tax compliance accounting, and audit processes which includes the preparation and review of sales and use tax returns, researching and updating item taxability decisions in our tax systems, and leading the response to sales and use tax audits.
As a Senior Tax Analyst, you will work closely with Target business partners to collect and analyze data; assist with the preparation, documentation and review of tax workpapers and filings; support our tax accounting and forecasting processes; and engage with governmental agents, external advisors, and financial statement auditors. You will also research and analyze technical tax issues and support the team with tax audit matters. In this role, you will leverage your analytical expertise and curiosity as you evaluate the tax implications of Target’s business operations. You will leverage your tax expertise, critical thinking, problem solving, and business operational knowledge while working on a wide range of strategic priorities. You will foster your personal development by remaining current with tax and industry trends and emerging risks and gain unique experiences supporting a meaningful career. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
- 3/4 years degree or equivalent combination of professional education and experience.
- Minimum 4 years' experience in Sales tax with a public accounting firm or equivalent experience in a large corporate tax department is preferred.
- Demonstrate strong understanding of US GAAP accounting principles; CPA is preferred.
- Experience in using data and analytical tools including Excel, Alteryx and data visualization tools is preferred.
- Experience with Vertex and SAP, or similar tax software and general ledger system, is preferred.
- Ability to lead and manage process transitions with a focus on timely completion.
- A proactive mindset and keen analytical ability, attention to detail, and the ability to meet tight deadlines.
- Excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work independently with limited direction and guidance.
Eligible team members will receive one of the best earnings packages anywhere, including competitive pay, all-around insurance coverage, training and development and many other perks and benefits. Target is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is a drug-free workplace.
What’s it like to work here? We’re asked that a lot. Target respects and values the individuality of all team members and guests—and we have lots of fun in all that we do.experience our culture