Senior Tax Accountant at Q2
Q2 is a rapidly growing software company that is quickly changing the banking software market. We have been named as one of Austin’s best places to work for 11 years in a row. The Accounting department at Q2 offers a hard-to-find dynamic work environment that welcomes innovative ideas, rewards hard work and commitment, exposes its members to growth opportunities, and encourages the evolution of individuals, methodologies, processes, and systems.
The focus of the Senior Tax Accountant is to be responsible for the maintenance and preparation of all aspects of the organization’s federal, state, local, and international tax compliance and to assist with the preparation of the global tax provision and returns. The ideal candidate will be well versed with a variety of tax-related concepts, practices, and procedures, specifically indirect tax. This position reports to the Director, Global Taxation.
Manage US sales tax process with our offshore team.
Conduct multi-state taxability research.
Review purchase invoices monthly for proper use tax determination.
Responsible for franchise, property, withholding, and indirect taxes at the state, local, and international levels
Register entities in new jurisdictions for sales/use tax, business and occupation licenses, or gross receipts tax as necessary
Prepare annual nexus analysis for direct and indirect tax compliance
Responsible for coordinating annual report preparation for all states
Assist with information gathering for audits with various taxation authorities
Coordinate outsourced global tax provision and return preparation to ensure accurate, timely tax payments and compliance, including:
Gather information for external tax advisors
Prepare state tax calculations
Assist with preparation of FIN 48 analysis
Assist with information gathering of R&D tax credit studies and other tax projects
Identify and assist with the implementation of process improvement ideas in tax processes
Document procedures and processes for all job functions
Typically requires a bachelor’s degree with a financial concentration and a minimum of 8 years of related experience; or an advanced degree with 6+ years of experience; or equivalent related work experience.
Relevant tax experience, preferably including a combination of public accounting and ideally software industry
CPA certification/EA certification or candidate is preferred
Knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office Suite of products
Solid, recent working knowledge of NetSuite (Oracle), Avalara, and Blackline
Concur and Salesforce experience a plus
Must have account reconciliation and strong analytical, problem-solving skills
Strong work ethic with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
Highly efficient and always looking for ways to improve processes
Naturally curious and open to asking questions on processes or tools that you might not understand
Ability to perform independently on multiple projects while working in a team environment
Organized and thrives in a fast-paced environment
At Q2, our goal is to be a diverse and inclusive workforce that fosters mutual respect for our employees and the communities we serve. Q2 is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.