Arrow Electronics Tax Accountant in Englewood, Colorado


Tax Accountant

Job Description:

Position Scope:

In this key position, this person will assist the Senior Manager- Indirect Taxes, in the day-to-day maintenance of all Indirect Tax activities for North America.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and file US Corporation sales & use and personal property tax returns.

  • Prepare and file Canadian Harmonized Sales, Goods & Services and Provincial Sales Tax returns.

  • Reconcile various sales & use tax accounts on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.

  • Review, validate, and advise exemption certificate management.

  • Execute all deliverables by adhering to standard accounting principles and compliance requirements.

  • Perform research and planning on a pro-active, reactive, and as-directed basis.

  • Provide timely responses to questions and issues generated by or impacting operating personnel.

  • Manage sales and use tax audits by gathering requested data, conducting thorough analysis of data and tax laws, and resolving open issues.

  • Review and respond to notices from various taxing authorities.

Required Competencies and Personal Attributes:

  • Results oriented individual with a bias for action.

  • Capable of sorting through activities so as to focus upon those with biggest impact. Prioritizes well.

  • Highest standards of ethics and integrity.

  • Resourceful/innovative/creative—looks for better ways to do things.

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills. Establishes effective working relationships quickly, both within Finance and across all functional disciplines.

  • Organized and can manage competing deadlines and due dates.

  • Open and straightforward, with strong work ethic.

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

  • Working knowledge of CCH or RIA Checkpoint or other research software.

  • Experience utilizing Vertex tax system (a plus).

  • Demonstrated team player.

  • A consummate professional who demonstrates intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning as much as possible about the company and industry.

  • Commitment to excellence.

  • Flexible.

  • Should be capable of resolving problems by identifying and selecting solutions through the application of technical experience guided by precedent.


  • 3-5 years of diverse tax experience preferably in indirect taxes.


  • 4-year college degree in Accounting or related field.

  • Working towards advanced degree in Accounting or CPA (a plus).


Denver (Englewood)

Time Type:

Full time

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