Motor Fuel Excise Tax Manager

Energy Recruiters | MS

Posted Date 1/14/2021
Description

Energy Recruiters has partnered with a privately held fuel distributor to support their search for a Fuel Excise Tax Manager. The position is responsible for timely and accurate filing of excise, sales, and other business tax returns in a multi-state environment.

 

Compensation

Based on Experience

 

Location

Mississippi

 

Responsibilities

Timely and accurate preparation, filing, and payment of monthly, quarterly, and annual fuel excise, IFTA, and other tax returns and compliance reporting for federal and state authorities.

Timely and accurate preparation, filing, and payment of monthly, quarterly, and annual sales/use, franchise, property and other tax returns and compliance reporting for state and county/parish authorities.

Maintain up to date and accurate registrations for federal, state, county and local tax authorities.

Timely file and pay all licenses, permits, bonds, miscellaneous and annual reports as required.

Research, interpret and apply federal, state, and local tax laws and regulations, policies, and procedures.

Maintain corporate systems and operating procedures to ensure compliance with current tax regulations.

Respond efficiently to jurisdictional inquiries/requests and log all correspondence appropriately

Perform reconciliations between the general ledger and tax returns before filing to ensure accuracy. Prepare journal entries and other pre/post filing tasks to support accurate and timely closing procedures.

 

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field

3-5 years of experience in excise and sales/use tax matters

Previous experience with the petroleum products industry a plus

Previous experience with Ascend Tax Module a plus

Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.)

Ability to work independently with strong attention to details

Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills

Strong organization skills and ability to multitask

 

Contact

Danielle Baase at danielleb@er-inc.com or 252-507-0122

 

Professional Interests (choose at least one)
Finance & Accounting
Geographic Regions (choose at least one)
No Preference/Open to All | Gulf Coast | Southeast

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