Tax Analyst I

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The Tax Analyst I is responsible for performing a variety of recurring and non-recurring tax functions including tax return preparation and preparation of related compliance filings and supporting documentation.  This position is responsible for State and Local Sales, Use, Business License and Property Tax compliance while ensuring that all data necessary to prepare the tax returns is complete and accurate.  Other responsibilities may include preparing and filing applications for new registrations and licenses, creating and processing check requests for tax returns and other compliance filings as well as assisting with state and local audits including gathering and organizing supporting information. Professional demeanor and excellent communication skills are required as is the ability to effectively solve problems and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team while prioritizing work.


License or Certification:

  • None Required

Education, Training and Years of Experience:

  • High School Diploma
  • 2-year degree or some college in related field is preferred, but not required
  • 0-5 years experience.  Some experience in Tax, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Accounting or Payroll will be favorably considered
  • Some experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, Outlook and Internet Explorer is required. Experience with Vertex a plus
  • Machines, Equipment Used:
  • General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer

Physical Requirements:

  • Good visual acuity and ability to communicate
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 15 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 25 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of supplies and equipment.  Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively
  • Ability to coordinate, compute, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner
  • Ability to work independently without supervision

Environmental Conditions:

  • Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment
  • Handicapped accessible
  • May work under stressful circumstances at times
  • Proficiency or Productivity Standards:
  • Meets established attendance standards
  • Adheres to dress code including wearing ID badge
  • May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines
  • May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts
  • May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

Address: 9001 Liberty Parkway, Birmingham 35242

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