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Sr Tax Analyst - Sales Tax

Minneapolis, MN 55415

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of Americas leading retailers.

Right on pace with Targets distinctive retail brand, in a role in Target Finance and Accounting, you will be a truly collaborative partner with a seat at the table. Youll bring your unique point of view, experience and passion for the work to your team and internal clients. In Finance, youll be an integral voice in discussions that lead to Targets unparalleled shopping experience. Your analysis and recommendations will be directly applied to critical business decisions, from sales to merchandising and beyond. Within Finance, youll enjoy the interesting challenges of the competitive retail space. Youll see your contributions come to life in virtually every area of this dynamic enterprise. And youll 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 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 Targets 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.

As a Senior Tax Analyst in Sales Tax, youwill be responsible for assisting on various aspects of the sales and use tax function. This role primarily supports the sales and use taxcompliance, accounting,and audit processes which includesthe preparation and review of sales and use tax returns, researching and updating item taxability decisionsin our tax systems, and leadingthe response tosales and use tax audits.

About you:

  • Undergraduate Degree in Accounting or related area
  • Minimum 2 years ofsalestax experience with a public accounting firm or equivalent experience in a large corporation
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong understanding of US GAAP accounting principles; CPA is preferred
  • Experience in using data and analytical tools including Excel, Alteryx and data visualization toolsis preferred
  • Experience withVertex and SAP, or similar tax software and general ledgersystem,is preferred

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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Posted: 2021-02-18 Expires: 2021-03-20

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Minneapolis, MN 55415

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