Tax Accountant

Remote /
Operations – Operations - Finance /
Full-time
/ Remote
Axoni is building the next generation of capital markets technology. Our solutions are used by the world’s leading banks, asset managers, hedge funds, and infrastructure providers. Our diverse team focuses every day on our goal of building products that will change and improve how our clients and the markets will interact. 

We are seeking talented, motivated professionals that want to be part of this once-in-a-career opportunity to not only see, but also drive the incredible changes coming to global capital markets. We are building a culture where our team feels valued and everyone is given an opportunity to grow and succeed. We try to live by our Core Values and demonstrate what we believe represent the kind of company we are working to build. These Values are: Delivery is everything; Choose Kindness; Be better every day.

Axoni is seeking a skilled Tax Accountant to focus on state and local income, sales/use and  tax compliance. This position will be responsible for the preparation of federal income tax and annual tax provision work papers, monthly journal entry preparation. This position will require interaction within the corporate finance and accounting function as well as other business groups within the Company.

As a Tax Accountant at Axoni, you will:

    • Provide guidance for sales and use tax on a US/UK level, including taxability and rates
    • Develop and streamline procedures and worksheets for tax provision calculations
    • File sales tax, use tax and income returns in line with state and federal requirements (monthly, quarterly or annual), submit payments
    • Ensure accuracy of employer related tax filings. These are prepared and filed by our payroll provider, but the Senior Tax Accountant will maintain related records and show agreement with the payroll provider's calculations
    • Recommends tax strategies by researching state and local taxation issues
    • Updates job knowledge by seeking out and participating in educational opportunities
    • Organize and maintain record of tax payments
    • Other accounting duties may be assigned on an as-needed basis

We are looking for:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent or Finance required, CPA highly preferred.
    • 3 plus years of progressive accounting or finance experience with experience in state and local tax compliance required, preferably in a SAAS environment.
    • Knowledge and experience using income tax preparation software.
    • Proficiency in MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
    • Aptitude to independently research and resolve complex tax issues.
    • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
Individuals seeking employment at Axoni are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.