Sales & Use Tax Accountant

Nauticus Group

Mock 1 - East Rutherford

A Prominent Retail Firm located in Bergen County, NJ is searching for a Sales & Use Tax Accountant with responsibilities as follows:
  • Ensure compliance with sales/use tax laws through the preparation of state and local sales/use tax returns, verification and maintenance of sales/use tax rates and taxability matrices. 
  • Prepare and coordinates sales & use tax audits.
  • Prepare and files monthly sales/use tax returns, ensuring compliance.
  • Review contracts and other transactions/acquisitions for sales/use tax implications.
  • Prepare sales & use tax account reconciliations and monthly standard journal entries.
  • Prepare annual budget; Quarterly analysis for sales & use tax loss contingencies true up. 
  • Analyze, recommends, and implements initiatives to streamline sales/use tax processes.
  • Ensure accuracy of the POS & eCommerce retail sales tax information through merchandise hierarchy.
  • Review budgets for other departments to ensure adequate sales/use tax provisions.
  • Prepare, coordinates, and reviews preliminary sales/use tax audits adjustments provided by taxing authorities.  
  • Maintain accurate tax compliance through the maintenance of the sales tax software application.
Qualified candidates for this role should possess:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance a plus
  • Strong attention to detail, goal oriented, proactive& motivated
  • Working knowledge of state and local sales/use tax required.
  • Strong proficiency with MS Excel
The total compensation range for this opportunity is $60,000 to $65,000 with excellent benefits.  If you are interested in this excellent opportunity (and/or others similar to it) please forward your resume to and/or call us at (973) 921-9777. Ref.  # 161065. Visit our website at to learn more about Nauticus Group and to view more job postings.