1+ months

Sr. Principal Indirect Tax Accountant

Northrop Grumman
Irving, TX 75062
Northrop Grumman Corporation is seeking an Indirect Tax Senior Principal to join the Corporate Tax Department. The qualified applicant will report to the State Tax Director in Falls Church, VA.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Sales/use and gross receipts tax preparation & filings
Data extracts & Vertex returns imports
Indirect tax registrations
Calculate "Aerospace" percentage & prepare related accruals
Respond to resale & exemption certificate requests
Review iBuy carts for proper sales/use tax coding of purchase orders
Sales/use tax account reconciliations & journal entries
Work with accounts payable, accounts receivable & sectors to resolve sales/use tax issues
Maintain resale certificates received from customers
Work with Vertex administrators to resolve jurisdiction code & other systems matters
Maintain indirect tax calendar
Maintain schedule of indirect tax payments
Respond to indirect tax notices
Support audit & incentive initiatives
Assist with VAT research and FATCA compliance
Hands on experience using Vertex O series software
A high level of confidence, attention to detail, integrity, self-motivation, and hands-on problem solving skills
Flexible and demonstrate strong judgment/decision-making skills
Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills, as well as, project management, planning, and personal interaction skills
Strong commitment and ability to work cooperatively in a team environment


**Basic Qualifications:**
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or similar field plus 10 years experience (or additional 4 years of relevant experience could be substituted in lieu of degree) OR a Master's degree and 8 years of experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

**Preferred Qualifications:**
Master's degree in Taxation or related field
CPA license or CMI designation
Aerospace & defense industry experience
Big 4 & industry tax experience
VAT/FATCA knowledge

SAP knowledge; Costpoint knowledge is a plus

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

**Job Category** : Business Management


Posted: 2020-09-03 Expires: 2020-11-12

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