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Sales Tax & Accounting Assistant

Oriental Trading Company, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description

Are you ready for a career where fun means business?  Join us at Oriental Trading Company, a Berkshire Hathaway Company!

As our Sales Tax & Accounting Assistant you will be responsible for: 

Essential Functions
1. Prepare and file monthly sales and use tax filings
2. Research and general sales tax guidance
3. Assist in preparation and documentation of annual income tax filing
4. Assist in sales tax audits
5. Assist in preparation of personal property tax returns
6. Prepares and records general ledger transactions
7. Assist in the monthly financial closing process and account reconciliation preparation
8. Maintains regular and predictable attendance
9. Abides by all policies and procedures of Oriental Trading Company

Marginal Functions
1. Serves to represent OTC to the general community, promoting the best interests of OTC
2. Performs other related duties and projects as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office products particularly Excel and Access
• Knowledge of Vertex a plus
• Knowledge of JD Edwards a plus
• Detail-oriented and able to work effectively with others
• Able to work independently

• Associates degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Sales Tax experience a plus
• General Finance experience a plus
• PC Experience with working knowledge of Excel preferred

Other Qualifications and Physical Requirements
• Ability to perform job duties in a safe manner

Equipment Utilization
Operate PC with spreadsheet software and word processing software, phone, copier, facsimile machine, calculator and other miscellaneous office equipment.

Dimensions of Responsibility
Responsible for the accurate reporting of sales tax.

Description of Working Conditions
Normal office environment with frequent interruptions and changing deadlines.

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All work and no play just isn’t our style. Join us today!

Oriental Trading Company, a Berkshire Hathaway Company (http://www.orientaltrading.com) is the nation’s leading direct marketer of value-priced novelties, toys and party supplies andwelcomes talented, motivated people who want to build a meaningful career and Make The World More Fun!

Oriental Trading Company is the nation's largest direct retailer of value-priced party supplies, arts and crafts, school supplies, toys and novelties. Recognized as one of the Top 20 Internet Retailers based on customer satisfaction, Oriental Trading offers over 40,000 products to consumers, educators, businesses and non-profit organizations. Oriental Trading employs approximately 1,600 employees and makes the world more fun with items ranging from pink flamingos and wedding favors to holiday decorations, educational games and crafts. In 2013, Oriental Trading acquired MindWare, an award-winning creator and manufacturer of educational toys and in 2014, acquired SmileMakers, the leader in patient giveaways and practice promotion products. Oriental Trading is a Berkshire Hathaway company.


Job Details

Date Posted December 5, 2018
Date Closes December 20, 2018
Requisition SALES01692
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00