IT Software Architect Vertex SME Compliance Reporting SME in Vertex Tax Engine
Configurations into the SAP S4 /Hana System. Must be able to architect the configurations of US tax code within SAP S4/Hana and Vertex.
In this role, take pride in staying on top of the latest technology trends while delivering innovative and transformative digital solutions to support direct and indirect tax teams.
Must understand the complex challenges of global tax processes along with compliance and reporting while marrying system capabilities to meet those needs.
Collaborate with Commercial, Finance and Supply Chain, and Purchasing teams to implement processes, technical solutions, and continuous improvement using SAP S/4 HANA, Vertex, and a variety of financial and tax applications.
Collaborate with digital and finance colleagues to establish foundational processes while building an innovative roadmap.
Deliver and be part of a modern, world class portfolio of digital innovations in the Finance and Supply Chain space to make an impact as part of a high-growth, transformational company that is bold, relentless, curious and collaborative.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Evaluate and recommend industry leading solutions to meet global tax, compliance and statutory reporting needs
Partner with business stakeholders to gather requirements and design, develop, test, document, implement and support solutions
Proactively engage with Finance and Tax stakeholders to deliver compliant solutions for a growing number of global entities
Understand business needs and lead thoughtful design discussions around exceeding business needs in a standard manner, fully leveraging SAP product capabilities as well as those from our tax engine and applications
Monitor changes in statutory requirements and regulations to proactively address business needs in a timely and compliant manner
Ensure adoption of best-in-class practices and standards for development, support, testing, and documentation
Drive timely and proactive issue identification, escalation, and resolution
Collaborate with Digital and Finance leadership to identify roadmap opportunities for continuous improvement
Design and develop reports and analytics
Work cross-functionally to collaborate on operational issues, support, and projects
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in computer science, finance, management, information system or related field
Prior working experience with financial and tax systems in an SAP environment
Experience working with SAP S/4 HANA platform
Experience working with Vertex tax engine platform
Experience working in diverse global manufacturing or supply chain industry
Strong direct tax, indirect tax and tax engine background with SAP finance/tax skill
Extensive indirect/direct tax experience and knowledge with intercompany business, transfer price and manufacture process
Functional and technical SAP expertise in tax, account payable, account receivable, General Ledger Accounting, period end close and financial reporting
Solid project experience associated with Sales & Use, VAT, GST, HST, Corporate tax, withholding tax, transfer price , e-invoicing and more
Expertise in Tax engine product -Vertex and have strong knowledge for Vertex solution of indirect Accelerator, Indirect Tax Chain Flow Accelerator, test suite, Vendor Recon etc.
Strong financial reporting and compliance knowledge
Deep understanding of SAP FICO master data objects and processes.
Experience in functional and technical configuration, integration, and deployment of S/4 HANA Finance processes and related Tax solutions
Experience identifying and implementing localization solutions for statutory and compliance requirements
Experience with SAP’s Advanced Compliance Reporting and Document and Reporting Compliance preferred
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to work collaboratively within a team of cross functional stakeholders to influence decisions at every level of the organization
Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects or workstreams in a fast-paced environment
Proven work experience with SaaS systems, cloud applications, and digital integration
Data and business process modeling skills strongly preferred
Digital Transformation/process change management experience preferred
Excellent organization and time management skills
Comfortable under pressure
Ability to effectively collaborate effectively in a dynamic, cross-functional Matrix environment
Travel: Ocassional for project deployment at various locations within the US.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $160,000.00 - $165,000.00 per year
Work Location: Remote