When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

We are committed to providing the highest levels of compliance and you’ll be leading all matters relating to state tax accounting to ensure our organization meets all requirements. You will apply appropriate financial principles to help drive the development of tax planning strategies. From analysis to tax return preparation to balancing accounts, your strategic mentorship on complex business performance matters will make our company better.

  • Preparing income tax information, quarterly tax reconciliations, and tax returns.
  • Reviewing calculations of state current and deferred tax accruals and related activities.
  • Developing and managing state effective and quarterly rates.
  • Establishing and detailing processes and controls to ensure ongoing compliance.
  • Monitoring state legislative changes to identify tax implications.
  • Collaborating with partners to identify and implement process improvement strategies.

What we’re looking for...

You have lots of initiative and enjoy working independently as well as part of a team. You dig deep into the details and nothing gets past you. You are loved for your strong sense of urgency and data accuracy. You communicate in a way that people understand – whether verbal or written. Driving excellence and meeting challenging deadlines in a complex, fast-paced environment is motivating to you.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Finance experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
  • CPA or MS in Taxation.
  • Strong tax accounting background with knowledge of SFAS 109.
  • Worked in a public and/or corporate tax accounting environment.
  • Experience in compliance.
  • OneSource Provision and UTP experience.
  • CorpTax, SAP, and PeopleSoft software experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon,we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best.Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.