Finance Norwalk, Connecticut, USA

Senior Manager, State and Local Income Tax Compliance

Company Intro:

With over $96.4 billion in gross bookings in 2019, Booking Holdings is the world leader in online travel & related services.  With operations in more than 230 countries and territories worldwide, our teams work around the clock to build and improve the technology that empowers people to more freely travel across borders, time zones, languages and cultures.  At Booking Holdings, we make it easier for millions of people to experience the world every day through seamless technology powered by our six major brands: Booking.com, KAYAK, Priceline, agoda, Rentalcars.com & OpenTable.

Job Title:  Senior Manager, State and Local Income Tax Compliance

Reports to and Location:

The Senior Manager, State and Local Income Tax Compliance will report to the VP, Tax and the position sits in our Norwalk, Connecticut headquarters.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Coordinate the preparation of the annual state and local income/franchise tax returns, including responding to information requests from external accounting firm and gathering various data to support return preparation
  • Prepare estimated state and local income tax calculations
  • Assist external reporting firm with calculations of quarterly state apportionment factors
  • Provide quarterly cash flow forecasts for state income taxes
  • Manage all state and local income tax/franchise tax audits, including responding to IDR’s with assistance from external accounting firm
  • Assist with preparation of other local tax compliance (OH CAT returns, gross receipts taxes, etc.)
  • Determine and calculate state and local Uncertain Tax Positions
  • Partner with all Brands to understand business footprint to assist with identification of related state and local income tax consequences

Education and Qualifications:

  • Combination of Big 4 public accounting and publicly-traded company experience
  • BA or BS Accounting
  • Licensed CPA or MST preferred
  • Minimum 10 years professional tax experience with emphasis on managing and reviewing large consolidated/combined/unitary state returns along with managing various state and local tax audits
  • Strong analytical ability to identify challenges, provide solutions, and resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Highly organized with the ability to efficiently and accurately manage competing priorities and internal and external deadlines
  • Positive attitude and dependable team player with strong attention to detail
  • Highly skilled in Excel. Proficient in the other Microsoft Office suite of products
  • Experience with Hyperion and OneSource a plus

About BKNG:

With over $96.4 billion in gross bookings in 2019, Booking Holdings is the world leader in online travel & related services.  With operations in more than 230 countries and territories worldwide, our teams work around the clock to build and improve the technology that empowers people to more freely travel across borders, time zones, languages and cultures.  At Booking Holdings, we make it easier for millions of people to experience the world every day through seamless technology powered by our six major brands: ​

• Booking.com

• KAYAK

• priceline

• agoda

• Rentalcars.com

• OpenTable

Through the Booking Holdings portfolio of companies, we help our customers to reach all corners of the earth. Our ability to provide great service rests on how well we understand our diverse customer base, which is why having a diverse team is so important to us. We bring together employees from all walks of life and we are proud to provide the kind of inclusive environment that stimulates innovation, creativity and collaboration.

EEO Statement

Booking Holdings is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. We ensure equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without discrimination or harassment based on race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

Booking Holdings also extends this policy to every phase of the employment process including, but not limited to, recruitment, selection, placement, transfer, training and development, position elimination, restructure, promotion, compensation, benefits, layoffs, termination, and all other conditions or privileges of employment.  Booking Holdings and its Affiliated Companies are Equal Employment Opportunity employers and welcome all job seekers including individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. If you have a disability and believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or apply for a position, please email reasonableaccommodation@bookingholdings.com with your request. M/F/V/D/SO

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