Senior Analyst - Indirect Tax

Senior Analyst - Indirect Tax

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Accounting & Finance
  • Job Function Tax
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 858200BR

What you'll do at

An individual must be able to successfully perform the essential functions of this position with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Manage complex tax projects for the company and subsidiaries by delegating and overseeing tasks and project activities (for example, recovering refunds, reverse audits); utilize and maintain state specific tax knowledge to manage tax-related projects and audits; ; ensure appropriate state and local taxes are paid; ensure credits are taken in accordance with state and local regulations; ensure compliance and accuracy of audit spreadsheets ; and create and present tax reports to senior management.

Provide support for tax-related system/process changes to ensure compliance by identifying opportunities for system and tax enhancements; document and complete enhancement requests; partnering with key stakeholders to design, test, and implement; ensuring internal control processes are in place and up-to-date. Drive and maintain tax- related and procedural documentation to ensure compliance; keep up-to-date on business initiatives and tax guideline changes; monitor and track log of tax-related results (for example, refund issues and results, correction of errors); review use tax account reconciliations and existing Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) documentation; ensure consistency with key process changes, process control implementation, and operation; lead communication of process information to stakeholders; and partner with stakeholders to discuss and ensure compliance with tax laws.

Develop and execute department training and mentoring initiatives through cross-functional team training sessions; providing insights for and assisting in mentoring and developing team members; assist senior management in delegating workload appropriately to team; review training documentation; identify individual and team training needs; provide training and mentoring to associates; and tracking, monitoring and reporting team production metrics to management and leadership.

Provide strategic support for the department to ensure compliance and mitigate costs by identifying strategies and processes to implement continuous improvement; establish and support strategic alliances with tax jurisdictional contacts; and prioritize and resolve process issues in a timely manner for internal and external customers.

Provide and support the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identify business needs; determine and carry out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognize and capitalize on improvement opportunities; and adapt to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Accounting or related field and 2 years experience in income tax compliance or related field OR 3 years experience in income tax compliance or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with large data using Access and Tables
  • Prefer SQL, R, Tableau or Alteryx experience.
  • Experience with Reverse Audit and Use Tax.
  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence is helpful

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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