Tax Associate

Employer
Element Fleet Management
Location
Sparks, MD
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Audit and Tax
Hours
Full Time
Requisition Number 17-0225 Post Date 5/3/2017 Title Tax Associate City Sparks State MD Position Type Full-Time Description Element Fleet Management is North America's premier vehicle fleet management company, providing world-class financial and management services for commercial vehicle fleets. We're a business-to-business company that helps other companies and government entities manage their fleets of cars, trucks and equipment. Our fleet services include financing and acquiring vehicles; providing fuel, maintenance and accident management assistance; and remarketing the vehicles. In the process, we reduce costs and improve the productivity of the people who drive them. It's an exciting field with lots of areas where you can grow.The primary role of the Tax Associate is to perform reconciliations for the income and sales tax GL accounts, prepare manual journal entries as necessary, and to recommend process improvements as identified. This individual will also assist with the monthly sales tax return preparation and income tax compliance. The Tax Associate will also assist the Tax Manager and Sales Tax Manager with tax audit and refund support and related research as necessary.Main Responsibilities: * Prepare account reconciliations* Prepare and file income and sales tax returns* Prepare and file business license applications/returns* Audit and refund defense efforts* Tax research* Tax process improvements* Internal & external customer service Requirements Qualifications:* Bachelor's degree * 1-3 years account reconciliation * General tax compliance experience * Team player with a professional approach and an ability to interact with management* Highly organized with strong analytical, problem solving and oral/written communication skills with the ability to influence others* Self-motivated, high energy, drive and enthusiasm* Knowledge/experience in working with systems and teams * Effective computer Skills, especially with Data Base Management Applications, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint