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2022-32265 -

Indirect Tax Lead

Location(s): San Diego, California
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Intuit is a global technology platform that helps consumers and small businesses overcome their most important financial challenges. Serving more than 100 million customers worldwide, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to prosper. We never stop working to find new, innovative ways to make that possible.

Job Overview

Intuit’s Finance team drives business growth and profitability through strategic, financial and operational leadership. Our team is composed of finance, accounting, corporate strategy & development, supply chain and tax professionals that support and enhance Intuit's operating efficiencies.

Come join Intuit's International Accounting & Compliance organization as an Indirect Tax Leader. We are looking for leaders with a passion for innovation to join our team and revolutionize the way the world does business.

Qualifications

  • 7+ years of progressive indirect tax experience in big 4 public accounting firm, multinational company or combination thereof
  • Thorough knowledge of global indirect tax systems (VAT, GST, DST) with a focus on applicability of VAT on transactions, VAT invoicing requirements, applicability of reverse charge & partial exemption
  • Ability to manage multiple and ever-changing priorities while consistently meeting tight deadlines
  • Previous oversight of various indirect tax billing engines (Vertex, Onesource), indirect tax elements of various ERP systems (Oracle preferred) and AP indirect tax oversight (Aravo, Coupa, Oracle)
  • Experience defending indirect tax positions to both company and government auditors
  • Excellent written and verbal communications, presentation, and influencing skills, including the ability to raise issues appropriately to the right level internally and externally to resolve
  • Ability to simplify complex indirect tax positions for Senior Leadership as well as non-finance stakeholders
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to successfully manage multiple competing priorities across multiple jurisdictions
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with finance and non-finance stakeholders

Responsibilities

This is an individual contributor role within our International Accounting & Compliance (IAC) organization and will be located in San Diego, US. This position will be a key member of our IAC Indirect tax team as we develop the processes and technology to support the growth of Intuit around the world.    

 

This position will require a strong ability to translate technical tax policy into clear requirements for execution & ongoing compliance, strong change management skills and proven ability to engage appropriate stakeholders to drive issues through to resolution, validation and documented positions. Key skills include the ability to:

  • Own research into pronouncements and updates under relevant tax and other relevant legislative frameworks, ensuring documentation of conclusions in white papers and incorporation into current company policy as necessary
  • Ensure that intent of policy matches execution in applicable systems and processes
  • Scope requirements, drive relevant projects and system changes as required to facilitate an automated approach to indirect tax compliance
  • Participate in the design, implementation and ongoing maintenance of our tax engine software as integrated into our ERP system and custom billing solutions
  • Oversight of relevant ERP and other system implementations and updates in service to ensuring ongoing successful indirect tax compliance
  • Participation in regular review of company positions taken on significant indirect tax matters, ensuring documented conclusions rooted in relevant current tax legislation
  • Participate in the monthly international indirect tax filing & compliance process, ensuring best practices are implemented to ensure timely review, accurate reporting, and payment in each relevant jurisdiction
  • Manage relationships with external advisors to ensure efficient consultation and timely conclusion on significant tax matters
  • Closely partner with outsourced service providers to ensure efficient delivery of services & early resolution of issues
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining the required process and internal control environment, and perform control procedures to ensure international indirect tax operations are complying with documented company policy & positions
  • Partner closely with Intuit’s internal ‘go to market’ operations team, providing timely indirect tax advice on new product & market launches
  • Perform detailed review of significant contracts for appropriateness of indirect tax language and positions
  • Engage early in acquisition due diligence process and work closely with target on post-acquisition indirect tax integration plans
  • Influence and build strong working relationships with relevant business and finance stakeholders
  • Work to support international Indirect tax audits & other external queries
  • Maintain risk matrix on various tax matters to include withholding taxes, digital services tax & other taxes as relevant
  • Support the IAC Indirect tax team implement the international indirect tax strategy to improve operational effectiveness, including the development and execution of process and system changes
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