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Indirect Tax Accountant

Date: May 16, 2019

Location: Mason, OH, US, 45040

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 102989 
Position:Full-Time

 

Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

Supporting over 4,500 retail stores in North America, a career in our retail headquarters allows us to stay in touch with the end customer and use their ever-changing behaviors and preferences to shape our offerings of the best eyewear and services.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

The Accountant – Indirect Tax assists with non-income tax and business compliance activities for North America including sales/use taxes, personal property taxes, unclaimed property reporting and other miscellaneous business compliance activities in a shared service environment which supports all retail, wholesale, and distribution entities.

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Gather and analyze data for US and Canadian tax compliance reporting.
  • Manage notices from taxing jurisdictions.
  • Assist with monthly closing and reporting activities for Indirect Tax.
  • Assist with G/L account reconciliations within required control deadlines.
  • Test tax software systems for proper taxability settings.
  • Perform tax research and monitor state and local tax legislation.
  • Maintain continuous improvement mindset and proactively identify process improvements.
  • Comply with established department and company internal
  • Assume additional responsibilities and assist with special projects as needed or directed.
  • Maintain proficient knowledge and utilization of systems and software within area of responsibility.
  • Prioritize work and seek guidance from Sr. Accountant and/or Manager as needed in a timely manner.
  • Escalate issues to Manager in a timely manner.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience
  • 1 Year experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to adapt to shifting and competing priorities
  • Ability to analyze problems, to compile data, to determine facts and reach a logical conclusion
  • Constructively challenges the process and takes the initiative to search for opportunities to grow, improve and innovate
  • Strong time management, organizational and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail and deadline-oriented

 

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email TalentLuxottica@luxotticaretail.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

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