Position Description

Tax Senior Associate - State and Local Indirect (Sale & Use) Tax
Location Dallas, TX
Job Code 2461
# of openings 1
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About Weaver

Weaver has built a nationwide presence on an unwavering commitment to its clients’ success, acting with integrity and always striving to transcend expectations. The firm has grown to be the 35th largest firm in the United States, according to INSIDE Public Accounting; it is also ranked the largest independent accounting firm based in the Southwest by Accounting Today magazine.

From Fortune 500 multinational companies to start-ups, Weaver is a national firm serving commercial, financial services and government clients. The firm is particularly well known in financial services, energy, manufacturing and distribution, construction, technology, real estate, health care and government. Weaver services go beyond traditional assurance and tax services to include risk advisory, transaction advisory, IT advisory, energy compliance and consulting, forensics and litigation services, and specialty tax services such as international tax, state and local tax and private client services. Learn more at www.weaver.com.


Position Profile


Weaver's State and Local Tax team is looking for an Indirect (Sales/Use) Tax Senior Associate I, II or III to join their growing team.  State and Local Indirect Tax Senior Associates have in-depth, first-hand experience in a wide range of industries.  They draw on experience in accounting and taxation to provide consulting services to corporate clients.


State and Local Indirect Tax Senior Associates identify complex tax issues and provide tax analysis for a variety of entities and their affiliates. State and Local Indirect Tax Senior Associates’ primary responsibilities include working on complex Indirect tax audits, managed audits and recovery of tax overpayments (reverse audits).  They are also responsible for preparing complex tax research projects for clients in diverse industries by thoroughly researching and analyzing a wide range of tax issues and tax implications.


Education and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Master’s degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • CPA, CPA Candidate, or CMI desired (certification is required for advancement)
  • 2–5+ years of state and local tax experience in a public accounting firm, tax services firm or similar industry experience with a focus on indirect (sales & use) tax compliance and consulting
  • Familiarity with basic tax research techniques (RIA, CCH) required
  • Knowledge of managing projects including scheduling, budgeting, client correspondence and billing preferred
  • Ability to analyze raw data from ERP systems to reconcile to trial balances and tax returns
  • Experience working with audits and reverse audits
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Team orientation and strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience supervising 1 to 3 or more individuals


Weaver is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Employee Referral Program Eligible

At this time, Weaver is only accepting resumes submitted directly by the candidate or by employee referral. 

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