Remote Job Description

Hi there!

We're looking for a Tax Associate/Analyst to join the Tax team at Zapier. Zapier’s on a mission to make everyone more productive at work and has helped millions of people build businesses through the power of automation. You'll report to our Tax Manager, Evan Danals.

If you’re interested in advancing your career at a fast-growing, profitable, impact-driven company, then read on…

 
About You:
  • You might be earlier in your tax career. You may have some education in tax accounting and/or experience in preparing direct (corporate) tax returns. You are very passionate about learning. You have a strong desire to grow into the tax career path within an organization where there are lots of opportunities to expand your tax knowledge and experience.
  • You are willing to take on any task. Zapier is a fast-growing and nimble team. You'll be part of a tax team that has their hands in multiple aspects of the business. You're eager to take on any project that comes your way no matter how big or how small.
  • Your organizational skills are top-notch. You'll be responsible for multiple projects and tasks at any given time and can keep these organized and prioritized to ensure work gets done ahead of statutory deadlines. You like to get things done.
  • You have strong communication skills. You are comfortable communicating with all levels of the organization and respond quickly and accurately to questions directed to the tax team. You have great written skills to help write and update documentation that is clear, concise, and consistent with Zapier’s tone.
  • You're resourceful. When you encounter a task you haven't done before, you know how to use Google, tax research tools, your network, your teammate’s knowledge, and whatever other resources available to find a good path forward.
  • You have an eye for detail. You love getting into the nitty-gritty, but also have the ability to take a step back and see the bigger picture.
 
Things You’ll Do:
  • Assist with the preparation and filing of federal and state corporate income tax returns
  • Assist with quarterly tax projections and calculations
  • Responsible for making federal and state estimate and extension payments
  • Provide assistance with state apportionment calculations
  • Gather information needed to assist with US tax provision and related schedules
  • Own and manage the process of reporting and filing property tax returns, gross receipts and B&O tax returns, CAT tax returns, and local business licenses
  • Maintain and manage state registrations and annual report filings both in-house and with a third-party agency
  • Gather relevant fixed asset information to maintain federal and state depreciation schedules
  • Respond to Slack messages regarding tax-based questions in a timely manner
 
The Whole Package
Location: United States

Our fully remote, distributed environment enables us to work with awesome people from around the world. Our team members work from 38 different countries. We generally hire based on timezones and try to keep teams together by making sure that every Zapien overlaps with their manager & teammates for at least a few hours a day.

Zapier offers:

  • Competitive salary and bonus program
  • Equity for All: Stock options (or equivalent) for every Zapien
  • Healthcare + dental + vision coverage*
  • Fertility and Adoption Assistance
  • Retirement plan with 4% company match*
  • $2,000 annual learning stipend for use on courses, conferences, and more—your choice
  • Annual all-company retreat
  • 14 weeks paid leave for new parents of biological or adopted children
  • Customized Zapiversary rewards on your 1, 3, 5, 7 and 10 year work anniversaries
  • Leading-edge equipment. We set you up with an Apple laptop and provide an additional budget for you to choose other home office accessories and software you may need.
  • Time to renew. We encourage Zapiens to take at least 2 weeks off each year. Most of us take 4-5 weeks, in addition to locally recognized holidays.
  • Opportunity to work with Zapier’s amazing partners network
*While we support Zapiens around the world the best we can, healthcare plans are available in the UK, Canada, and United States. Retirement plans are currently available specifically in the UK, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, and United States. A regional benefits premium is added directly to the salary ranges for team members who are in countries where we do not have entities or provide company-sponsored benefits. When recommendations are made for base salary, the benefits premium has already been factored in.