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Manager, Sales/Use Tax



Sales & Business Development
United States · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Help empower our global customers to connect to culture through their passions.

Why you’ll love this role

We’re looking for a Manager, Sales/Use Tax to oversee all aspects of StockX’s Sales and Use Tax matters spanning compliance, audit and direct business advisory. In this role, you will be responsible for the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual U.S. state sales and use tax returns.

What you’ll do

  • Oversee the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual U.S. state sales and use tax returns
  • Monitoring state and local tax legislation for changes relevant to StockX, researching and driving implementation of any relevant changes
  • Support quarterly and annual financial statement processes including account reconciliations
  • Preparing for and leading state and local sales and use tax audits
  • Interact directly with internal business units to advise on the state and local tax implications of new business initiatives

About you

  • 5+ years of experience in U.S. sales and use tax, previous public accounting experience a plus
  • Avalara experience required, ideally with both the engine functionality and tax reporting module; Vertex (or other tax engine software) experience is a plus
  • Practical experience working with a tax engine (e.g. researching and picking product tax codes)
  • Experience working with the tax accounting aspects of sales tax (e.g. account reconciliations and documenting uncertain tax positions)
  • A degree in accounting or finance; CPA or equivalent license preferred
  • A deep understanding of multi-state sales and use tax regulations
  • Solid reasoning and judgment skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel with strong capabilities in VLookups and pivot tables
  • Demonstrated experience with Avalara and a thorough understanding of sales tax nexus concepts; familiarity with other tax software is a plus
  • Energetic and organized team player that excels in a fast-moving, hyper-growth setting
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate complex tax concepts to team members and other groups internally
  • Project management experience

Nice to have skills

  • Mix of big 4 and in house experience
  • Compliance-focused experience, ideally experience with business advisory/planning
  • Experience working directly with engineering teams
  • Audit support experience

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.

Pursuant to the various pay transparency laws/acts, the base salary range is $120,000 to $170,000 plus opportunities for benefits (e.g., medical, dental), equity and discretionary bonuses. Compensation is dependent on geography and may vary.

About Us

StockX is proud to be a Detroit-based technology leader focused on the large and growing online market for sneakers, apparel, accessories, electronics, collectibles, trading cards, and more. StockX's powerful platform connects buyers and sellers of high-demand consumer goods from around the world using dynamic pricing mechanics. This approach affords access and market visibility powered by real-time data that empowers buyers and sellers to determine and transact based on market value. The StockX platform features hundreds of brands across verticals including Jordan Brand, adidas, Nike, Supreme, BAPE, Off-White, Louis Vuitton, Gucci; collectibles from artists including KAWS and Takashi Murakami; and electronics from industry-leading manufacturers Sony, Microsoft, Nvidia, and Apple. Launched in 2016, StockX employs more than 1,000 people across offices and verification centers around the world.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. However, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position. StockX reserves the right to amend this job description at any time.