Tax Research Analyst

Tax Shivajinagar, Pune


Job Summary

The Tax Research Analyst – India GST will research and monitor GST updates. The Analyst should be able to analyze and interpret critical aspects of GST law. The Analyst should follow the process and deadlines, model data to integrate those laws into the Avalara products. The  Analyst will be responsible for dealing with technical inquiries relating to GST and assisting in the implementation of recommendations to Avalara tools.

Although not required daily, the candidate must be flexible to overlap work timings with US/UK timings, as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  • Extensive research on various critical aspects of GST Laws
  • Carry out web and subscription service research to and be active with all the latest tax news
  • Research technical issues
  • Carrying out comprehensive GST incidence reviews
  • Assist in the implementation of recommendations and data modeling of content to be consumed in Avalara tool
  • Address all the India GST customer Queries
  • Benchmarking against industry preferred practice to identify new ways of helping to reduce GST incidence
  • Assisting with the developing lesser experienced staff with hands-on advice and support
  • Steer projects including quality reviews of deliverables
  • Participate in committee activities and provide input where applicable
  • Open to accept additional responsibilities assigned to meet deadlines
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures
  • Must be flexible to overlap work schedule with US timing, as needed for collaborative meetings or training (5-hour time difference vs. US EST)
  • Solid organization and self-pacing skills

 

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • CA/ B. Com/ LLB / MBA
  • 1-3 years professional work experience
  • Strong analytical ability and eye for detail
  • Excellent logical and analytical skills
  • Organized and meticulous approach
  • Passion and high energy levels
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills 
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to discuss basic technical issues, ask appropriate questions and gather relevant information from the client 
  • Ability to follow a process consistently while identifying and communicating efficiencies
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Prior exposure and/or understanding of India GST legislation is preferred

 

 

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other tax types. The company delivers comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions designed to be fast, accurate, and easy to use. The Avalara Compliance Cloud® platform helps customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities throughout the world.

Avalara offers more than 600 pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications, making the integration of tax and compliance solutions easy for customers. Each year, the company processes billions of indirect tax transactions for customers and users, files more than a million tax returns, and manages millions of tax exemption certificates and other compliance documents.

Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and overseas in the U.K., Belgium, Brazil, and India. More information at www.avalara.com