Humera - Administrative and Professional Staffing

Accounting Department Specialist II

7 days left

Location
Eden Prairie, MN, United States
Salary
Contact For Rate
Posted
Nov 13, 2017
Closes
Nov 27, 2017
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Humera is seeking an Accounting Department Specialist II in the Finance department for our client, a major grocery retail and supply chain company, located in Eden Prairie, MN.
This is a contract to hire opportunity!


Daily Responsibilities:
  • Collects and compiles data for use in the preparation of tax returns and GL account reconciliations
  • Filing of sales/use returns with taxing jurisdictions
  • Prepares and enters journal entries, including period-end clearing entries
  • Prepares sales tax exemption certificates for submission to suppliers
  • Prepares tax account reconciliations on a period basis
  • Researches sales tax rate updates on a monthly basis and communicates changes to impacted locations
  • Provide administrative support for indirect tax audits, appeals, and refund claims
  • Prepares excise tax filings for cigarette and other tobacco products
  • Assist with business licensing requirements

Mandatory requirements:
  • Two or four year degree in accounting or a related field
  • 1 or more years of relevant experience in the preparation of sales/use tax returns and reconciliations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
  • Intermediate computer skills in Microsoft Office (Excel, Access, and Word), proficiency in Oracle or other financial software
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Schedule:
1st Shift

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