Senior Tax Accountant

Finance King of Prussia, Pennsylvania


What makes usQlik 

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. A Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for 11 years in a row! Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating in over 100 countries with 38,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!

The Senior Tax Accountant Role

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Tax, this role will be responsible for tax provision/income and indirect tax compliance, planning and process improvement.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Review or assist with corporate tax returns prepared by external advisors
  • Perform research as required to ensure accuracy of tax filings
  • Review or assist with the preparation of the annual and quarterly worldwide U.S. GAAP tax provision
  • Communicate with states in a timely manner regarding any notices received
  • Manage federal, state and local income tax payments
  • Assist with local VAT and sales tax administration
  • Support the local Finance Business Partner and the accounting team in the Shared Services Center during audit procedures for local country GAAP financials 
  • Active communication and cooperation with the accounting, revenue and accounts payable teams in the Shared Services Center
  • Execute direct tax controls needed for compliance
  • Take responsibility and ownership of relationships at appropriate levels in the organization
  • Manage relationships with external advisors

Skills and Qualifications Required to be Considered for the Role

  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
  • Mathematical and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability and inclination to roll up sleeves and dig in
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Flexible, able to thrive in a changing environment with high integrity and work ethic
  • Ability to maintain positive relationships with internal and external contacts through reasoned communication
  • Proven time and project management skills

You will thrive if you have

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in tax area, with the focus on compliance and accounting
  • Big Four experience a plus
  • Strong knowledge and enthusiasm about tax
  • Local country GAAP and US-GAAP knowledge is an asset
  • Experience in software industry a plus, not required
  • Previous experience in a multinational environment including coordinating the efforts of and liaising with team members in other countries preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel)
  • Experience in OneSource tax provision software preferred but not required
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, developing environment with a hands-on mentality
  • Able to work independently and effectively in cross-functional, cross-cultural teams
  • Experience with financial reporting and planning systems, business intelligence tools and a high level of comfort with technology is required


  • BA/BS Degree required (Tax, Finance or Accounting preferred)
  • CPA/MBA a plus

King of Prussia, PA 

About Qlik

Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 will be required as a condition of employment in the US. If you receive an offer and are unable to get vaccinated for religious or medical reasons, you may request a reasonable accommodation prior to commencing employment. 

Qlik is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and we value the diversity of our workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Click here to review the US Department of Labor’s Equal Employment Opportunity Posters, including the EEO is The Law notice and the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. 

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Qlik offers competitive compensation, company-sponsored premium benefits, medical, dental, vacation/holidays, company matching 401(k) Plan, etc.

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