Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Tax Technologist - Indirect Tax in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Req ID: 114862

BASIC PURPOS E: The primary purpose of the Tax Technologist is managing technology projects and optimizing technology utilization within the Indirect Tax department to ensure effective tax compliance and efficient use of resources.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Define requirements needed for developing and implementing enhancement and production support fixes

  • Liaison between business units, technology teams, support teams and Indirect Tax. Ability to build effective working relationships

  • Strong information seeking skills

  • Support project prioritization discussions, timelines, trade-offs and submit ROIs for new projects

  • Perform functional and performance tests on the system to verify implemented changes

  • Oversee complex large, tax projects as well as smaller enhancements

  • Develop innovative solutions to improve access and quality of data for Indirect Tax users

  • Support automation of Indirect Tax processes

  • Design innovative technical solutions to process challenges

  • Lead project team meetings

  • Ability to teach counterparties how to utilize the functionality of new or enhanced software

  • Other duties assigned as needed EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • HS Degree or equivalent required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/MIS or equivalent training/experience strongly preferred

  • Working knowledge of Indirect Tax accounting practices preferred

  • Understand end to end company retail sales, purchases, and fuel business models preferred

  • Familiarity with large data sets and data investigation preferred

  • Experience in working on software projects or implementations SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Strong Excel Skills and familiarity with SQL and databases

  • Ability to learn new software applications quickly; technical minded

  • Ability to think critically; detail-oriented; organizational skills with ability to multi-task; innovative and self-motivated

  • Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills with management, technical peers, and business stakeholders

  • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping

  • Occasional lifting to 25 pounds

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator

  • Requires normal range of hearing and vision

Job Function(s): Administrative; Other

Clean Places, Friendly Faces. It's been the guiding principle at Love's for more than 50 years, and it's leading us into the future. We're passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with plenty of fuel, food and supplies. Love's has two primary kinds of stores. Our 'Country Stores' are fueling stations with a convenience store attached. The larger ' Travel Stops' are located on interstate highways and offer additional amenities such as food from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and more.

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