Burlington Tax Analyst I in Burlington, New Jersey


If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation, join the Finance team at Burlington Stores, Inc.! Are you a detail-oriented finance professional with analytical experience? Would you thrive in an environment that encourages creativity and thinking outside the box? Are you a team-player who would work well in a fast-paced finance department where you have to think on your feet and solve problems as they emerge? If so, this may be the right opportunity for you!

Position Summary:

Primarily responsible for assisting in the organization’s compliance in the use tax area. Provide audit, basic research and analysis of the purchases to determine proper taxability.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review, research and analyze all purchases of expenses and fixed assets for the company to determine the proper taxability. Accrue all necessary tax and prepare monthly schedules to be reported to the proper taxing authorities.

  • Responsible for assisting in tax compliance for personal property taxes- providing information to the outsourced specialist to prepare the return, reviewing the returns and preparing the payments.

  • Assist with the use tax portion of the various audits. Gather invoices, prepare schedules and analyze the data for the auditor.

  • Prepare monthly journal entries for the use tax accruals and distributions. Assist in the reconciliation of the use tax general ledger account. Research sales and use tax rules and regulations to determine the proper taxing of all purchases for the company. Perform miscellaneous responsibilities and projects as needed.

Scope & Impact

Ensure tax compliance for the organization in the sales and use tax areas. Interact with internal departments across the organization. Externally interact with auditors, vendors and tax agencies. Accuracy and diligence impact the organization’s tax liability. Timeliness and professional handling of issues representing the organization.

Four year accounting/finance degree or relevant experience . 1-3 years of relevant experience required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office & Excel needed. Proficiency in department's Accounting/Financial Systems and tax returns helpful. Tax knowledge including compliance, research, process, and procedures desirable. Experience with Sales/Use Tax required.
Posting Number 2018-90206
Location US-NJ-Burlington
Address 1830 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Finance
Evergreen Yes