Tax Technology Lead

5 - 8 Years

Job Description

The Tax Technology Lead will be a key role supporting the Tax Staff's alignment with business objectives through tax and finance systems and related process improvements.
The Tax Technology /Lead will be responsible for maintaining and administrating the underlying tax data infrastructure of the tax technology platform from a functional perspective, helping to ensure the timely availability of quality data to support the various activities of the Tax Department.
This person will interact with all areas of the Tax Department, including collaboration and coordination between the India and U.S. tax teams, third party vendors and administration of tax technology, including but not limited to:
Administration of tax systems (e.g., vertex, OneSource, Corptax etc.)
Configuration/implementation and management of tax systems
Tax function collaboration with IT, other business owners and third-party vendors.
Evaluation of opportunities to integrate with finance systems and taking point during integration projects in cooperation with tax management
Evaluation and improvement of current processes and data flows

This position will serve as qualified professional resource to provide opinions/advice in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment.
Specific duties of the Tax Technology Lead include the following:
Aid in bringing together the portfolio of solutions in the global tax technology ecosystem
Manage or gather business and user requirements related to taxes
Manage or gather functional designs to meet business requirements specific to taxes
Perform process and software gap analysis and develop related resolutions
Manage or assist in configuration, testing and integration of tax software applications
Manage or train users on new systems and processes and lead related change management activities
Provide user access and manage security/permissions within tax solutions including monitoring and controls as required by company policy
Coordinate the roll forward and archive process for tax data and tax technology to complete the current periods processing and prepare the environment for the next quarter/year
Maintain and assure adherence to all policies and procedures concerning the tax technology platform
Monitor the operation of all components of the tax technology platform to ensure acceptable system response to the Tax Department
Recommend and help implement changes to Tax Department processes that encourage more effective utilization of all components of the tax technology platform
Serve as the primary point of contact to manage, troubleshoot, and resolve user issues
Perform other duties as assigned

Required Candidate profile

Bachelor's degree in accounting, tax and /or information systems
5+ years experience in tax, accounting and/or information systems functions
Project management experience regarding tax or finance systems and/or business process redesigns
Ability to network and collaborate cross-functionally

Qualifications - Preferred
Advanced business/information systems degree or certification
Large enterprise reporting platform experience (e.g., SAP)
Tax software experience, including Thompson Reuters OneSource and Corptax


Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG:B.Com - Commerce

PG:M.Com - Commerce, MBA/PGDM - Finance

Doctorate:Doctorate Not Required

Company Profile

Sapwood Ventures Pvt. Ltd.

American chemical company which operates in more than 100 countries.
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Recruiter Name:Ramya

Contact Company:Sapwood Ventures Pvt. Ltd.

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Financial Analyst

Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent