Dundee, Michigan

Overview

 

PURPOSE

This position is responsible to coordinate and monitor filing of US personal property returns; maintain tax payment budgets and forecasts and pursue tax savings opportunities.  In addition, the position will provide oversight of Americas Business Services (ABS) personnel in the area of Fixed Assets; and support Sales & Use Tax functions, including state and local audit work as needed. 

Responsibilities

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Oversight of Americas Business Services (ABS) tax payment process from start to finish.
  • Oversight of Americas Business Services (ABS) preparation of US personal property tax compliance from start to finish.
  • Prepare personal property tax budgets and forecasts, including quarterly reviews.
  • Identify tax reduction opportunities.
  • Keep abreast of personal property tax laws and changes.
  • Conduct technical tax research relevant to planning projects for tax audits and special projects.
  • Research and draft responses for questions from internal customers.
  • Review and analyze fixed asset tax ledgers for appropriate asset class coding.
  • Lead process improvement initiatives, including asset ledger maintenance.
  • Gain strong working knowledge of PTMS, maintain software and monitor updates.
  • Assist Manager with true-up of personal property accrual accounts as assigned.
  • Key contributor on personal property tax appeal efforts.
  • Assist in Sales Tax Administration tasks and duties, as assigned.
  • Mentor other Analysts.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Required Education:  Bachelor's/Undergraduate Degree

Field of Study Preferred:  Business, Finance or Accounting   

Required Work Experience:   3-5 years

Travel Requirements:  up to 10%

Additional Requirements: Self-starter with the initiative and ability to make independent decisions.

Required Computer and Software Skills

  • Advanced excel skills required
  • Experience with SAP preferred
  • Experience with PTMS or other comparable property tax software

Dundee, Michigan

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