Senior Sales and Use Tax Accountant

  • Location
    Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Tax
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Parker + Lynch has teamed up with our client in Bergen County for a Senior Sales and Use Tax Accountant.  This person would serve as the point of contact for all items related to sales and use tax on a national level.  If you have 5 years or more of experience in this specialized area of tax, and are interested in pursuing your next career opportunity, please apply below.  Advanced Excel skills and superb mathematical skills are necessary to exceed in this position.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare and review sales and use tax returns for multi-states, to comply with state and local regulations
  • Prepare and review journal entries and perform account reconciliations, identify account variances and determine corrective courses of action
  • Maintain and update customer's sales tax exemption certificates
  • Gather required documents for sales tax audits
  • Provide tax guidance to internal and external customers, and communicate with state and local taxing jurisdictions to resolve tax notices
  • Create and formalize all tax operating procedures and controls


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Taxation
  • 5+ Years of Experience in multi-state jurisdictions
  • Knowledge of state and local sales/use tax
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Advanced mathematical and Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Team Player
  • Compensation


    If you are interested in this position or any other Accounting and Finance career opportunities, please apply and contact Kellie Sclafani at



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