Senior Tax Accountant

Company: Penske Truck Leasing ( Learn More )

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Job Description Description Position Summary: An understanding of state sales, use and property taxes is required to successfully analyze tax relates issues. A working knowledge of Penske's billing and account systems and processes is required to maintain tax calculation rules and policies. Major Responsibilities: -Resolve tax related customer issues -Review and approve new contracts for appropriate tax treatment -Review and approve sales tax exemption certificates -Maintain tax rates for various billing systems -Prepare various tax related returns -Oversee vehicle trade pool process -Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor This opportunity is conveniently located with ample free parking at our beautiful Corporate campus 7 miles South of Reading PA Qualifications -4-6 years of accounting experience -Bachelor's Degree in Accounting / Finance or related field -Strong analytical and communication skills, and organizational skills required -Advanced use of Microsoft Excel and Access required -Strong understanding of Accounting Principles -Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Powerpoint required

-Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.

Physical Requirements: -The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer. About Penske Truck Leasing Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 260,000 vehicles, employs more than 29,000 people, and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.
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