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Senior Tax Accountant


Cvent | Finance | Tysons Corner, VA

Cvent, Inc. is seeking a Senior Tax Accountant for our Tysons Corner, VA office. The Senior Tax Accountant will be responsible for supporting all tax compliance and any specific tax project/initiative as determined by the Director of Global Tax, Corporate Controller, or Senior Management. Individuals seeking a challenging, multifaceted role in a fast-paced work environment will enjoy the diverse responsibilities of this key position within our Finance department. This position reports to the Director of Global Tax.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Serve as liaison with public tax accounting firms on various tax projects/initiatives as well as general tax compliance work
  • Prepare calculations for estimated tax payments and extension requests (federal and multi-state)
  • Support preparation of federal, multi-state, and local income tax filings
  • Prepare multi-state property tax, franchise tax and license filings
  • Assist in global tax audits and filing of amended returns as required, coordinate with tax officials, and maintain taxpayer accounts with various tax authorities
  • Responsible for all cash tax treasury-related functions
  • Track and coordinate all tax notices and their responses
  • Manage the compliance calendar software for the global organization
  • Reconcile various general ledger tax accounts
  • Organize and maintain appropriate documentation for all tax work performed
  • Assist in developing process improvements where needed

What You Need For This Position

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required, CPA preferred
  • Minimum 3-5 years of public and/or corporate tax experience
  • Experience preparing federal and multi state income and franchise tax returns, extensions, and related compliance filings
  • Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products with strong Excel skills
  • Experience using Oracle and internet tax research tools is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with a team of both internal and external professionals
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Self-starter who is action oriented and possesses a strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to comfortably work in an intensely deadline-oriented environment