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Manager, Indirect Tax


Cvent | Finance | Tysons Corner, VA

Cvent, Inc. is seeking a Manager, Indirect Tax for our Tysons Corner, VA office. The main focus of this position is managing all tax matters related to VAT, sales tax, GST and other indirect taxes for Cvent, including the compliance with tax regulations in all countries where we operate.

This role involves teaming with our India-based compliance team, Dallas-based technology team, our international offices, business managers, functional teams, and other finance and legal colleagues. Due to the rapid growth of the organization, the tasks and duties of this role may also evolve over time. You will be keen to develop and grow within the role and to take on additional challenges and responsibilities as they occur.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Provide oversight of certain indirect tax team members and mentor each to ensure individual, team, department and company success
  • Monitor and maintain tax compliance on Indirect Tax (Sales/GST/VAT) across the business
  • Identify audit trends, issues, best practices and knowledge shares
  • Manage audits and VDAs on behalf of Cvent
  • Review and reconcile indirect tax returns as required for tax filings in the United States and around the world
  • Assessment of tax positions and interpretations of our business models
  • Manage and coordinate indirect tax requirements for existing and new program/product/location launches
  • Keep up with new tax developments and ensure compliance with local rules and regulations
  • Project coordination responsibilities
  • Review financial data for proper application of tax laws and advise on the development and maintenance of accounting systems, which provide tax information required to be reported
  • Work closely together with Product and Fin Systems Teams to resolve or improve Sales/VAT/GST compliance areas and procedures
  • Work with outside advisors, as necessary, to manage Cvent’s international structure
  • Contribute to indirect tax awareness and appreciation within Cvent

What You Need For This Position

  • Degree in Tax, Finance or Accounting – CPA (or equivalent) or graduate degree in taxation is a definite asset
  • 6-8 years of indirect tax experience in a multinational tax environment, Big 4 / Top law firm / major corporation experience highly regarded
  • Strong knowledge of international tax regulations as it relates to indirect taxation
  • Experience with Sales Tax/VAT/GST in an international context, both in mature and developing jurisdictions
  • Experience with indirect tax setup in systems, including ERP systems
  • Detail-oriented individual who takes ownership of projects
  • Able to extract, analyze, and review data and make appropriate recommendations
  • Project management expertise, including strong organizational and change management skills
  • Ability to work independently and productively
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complicated tax technical issues with senior leadership
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented professional
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Ability to have good grasp of the detail whilst understanding the “big picture”, and to manage multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously
  • Team leader and team player
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Energetic and driven personality
  • Ability to comfortably work in an intensely deadline-oriented environment