CIT Group Inc.

  • Sales Tax Audit Manager

    Location US-FL-Jacksonville
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    # Positions
    Job Family
    Operations - Operations Analysis
  • Overview

    Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a leading national bank empowering businesses and personal savers with the financial agility to navigate their goals. We believe in helping customers turn their ideas into outcomes. Whether those customers are building a business or building their savings, CIT has the experience and agility to empower them to achieve their goals. At CIT, how we do business is just as important as what we do. Our social responsibility programs focus on driving financial and personal empowerment, supporting the environment and advancing wellness. CIT contributes to communities where we live, work and do business through charitable donations, community investments and employee volunteerism.


    • As a key member of the Sales Tax team, responsibilities include
    • Working with external state auditors to resolve sales tax audits by reconciling data
    • Providing documentation review and research, preparation of refund and credit requests and applications
    • Submission of the requests to the state
    • Review of auditor reports and findings, understanding and applying changes in CIT systems as a result of the audits, and understanding and applying changes in state legislature and tax research
    • Working with the Sales Tax Compliance team filing returns during monthly compliance as needed.
    • Implementing process improvement initiatives, supporting key strategic enterprise-wide projects and Initiatives, performing operational risk and SOX control testing
    • Performing other special projects as directed by the VP or Director of Tax.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      Responsible for working to provide support to internal and external clients
    • Responsible for working with the sales tax compliance team for various monthly returns
    • Possess strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple competing tasks
    • Proven track record in time management and meeting deadlines
    • Must be able to work well in a team environment



    • Bachelor’s degree in business related field or relevant experience required.
    • A minimum of 3 - 5 years’ work experience with sales and use tax compliance and audits.
    • Candidate should exhibit strong problem-solving skills and initiative to resolve issues.
    • Ability to work well with sales tax systems and data
    • Demonstrates initiative and confidence
    • Strong computer and work flow process skills
    • Self-motivated individual
    • Team oriented
    • Strong oral and written communication skills
    • Strong customer relations skills
    • Must be able to work well in a team environment
    • Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint required
    • SQL and Microsoft Access knowledge a plus
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office
    • Proficient in Thomson Reuters/Checkpoint/TTR
    • This individual will possess the ability to succeed within a team environment and the ability to build internal and external relationships with key stakeholders


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