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Tax Accounting Specialist

Company: Summit Utilities
Location: Littleton
Posted on: July 13, 2019

Job Description:

Join our Growing Team!Summit is a growing natural gas utility providing safe, reliable and clean burning natural gas service to homes and businesses in Arkansas, Colorado, Maine, Missouri and Oklahoma. Being part of the Summit team means embracing excellence, diversity and innovation, committing to safety each and every day, and doing all that we can to serve each other, our customers and the communities where we live. We aim to bring warmth and energy to everything we do.

We have an exciting opportunity open for a Tax Accounting Specialist.

The Tax Accounting Specialist will apply principles of accounting to record financial information and create financial reports related to Summit Utilities, Inc. and subsidiaries' activities and records.


· Summarize customer sales to determine multi-jurisdictional sales tax due. Reconcile to G/L, investigate discrepancies and prepare multi-jurisdictional sales tax returns

· Summarize customer sales to determine franchise fees due. Reconcile to G/L, investigate discrepancies and prepare franchise fee statements and payments

· Prepare and submit multi-jurisdictional use tax returns and payments

· Reconcile general ledger payroll expenses to quarterly 941 payroll tax filings

· Assist with or prepare 1099's and related reporting annually

· Monitor changes to tax rates and maintain compliance with taxing authorities

· Correspond with taxing authorities as necessary to resolve discrepancies and maintain relationships in good standing

· Provide assistance to billing and customer service departments to ensure customer tax rates are accurately maintained.

· Prepare for and assist in completing annual audit including:

o Complete PBC schedules on a timely basis

o Maintain accounting in compliance with GAAP and regulatory authority

o Respond to auditors' questions in accordance with corporate policies and procedures


· Accounting degree or related coursework completion preferred

· Minimum 2 years accounting experience required

· Minimum 1 year tax accounting or other compliance experience preferred

· Regulated utility accounting experience desirable

· Proficiency in the use of Excel required


· Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

· Requires a high energy level and ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks within tight timeframes

· High level of accuracy, efficiency and attention to detail

· Possesses strong organizational and project-planning skills

· Work requires professional written and verbal communication skills

· Ability to work well in a team and independently

Summit Utilities, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Keywords: Summit Utilities, Denver , Tax Accounting Specialist, Accounting, Auditing , Littleton, Colorado

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