OneSource Software Consultant--Functional Role

Recruiter
Armstrong Consulting Group
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 27, 2017
Closes
Jul 25, 2017
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

THIS IS AN IT / FUCNTIONAL ROLE. LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO HAS DEEP KNOWLEDGE OF TAX PROVISIONING AND CAN IMPLEMENT TAX PROVISION IN THE ONESOURCE SOFTWARE SOLUTION.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST UNDERSTAND HOW TO USE / CONFIGURE ONESOURCE DIRECT TAX SOLUTION.

The Tax Consultant requires a detailed and expert level knowledge of implementing direct tax solutions for medium size companies in an SAP environment.

The Tax Consultant should possess at least 8-10 years of relevant OneSource tax provision experience including excellent understanding of the functional Tax domain. The candidate will be primarily responsible for direct tax procedures and supporting configuration to enable OneSource to create the Alexion tax provision.

The ideal candidate will have experience with global direct tax processes including understanding related accounting processes and integration with SAP.

Responsibilities

  • Act as a solutions champion and provide subject matter expertise for direct OneSource tax solutions
  • Provide technical leadership and work with the IT Business partners providing guidance for the global accounting and tax function
  • Act as an end-to-end delivery lead - including participating in requirements gathering, leading functional design, configuring systems and assisting with preparation of user documentation, testing and training.
  • Ensure oversight of existing direct tax /accounting systems landscape

Skills:

Experience

  • Experience implementing OneSource - tax provision solutions
  • Minimum five years of Tax accounting operations experience; bio-pharma or life sciences industry experience preferred
  • Thorough understanding of direct tax processes
  • Project management experience within the bio-pharma industry or life sciences consulting preferred
  • At least 3 full lifecycle project implementation experience with Accounting / Tax Systems
  • Demonstrated experience in writing functional specifications, assisting with technical specifications and defining clear software requirements and test specifications
  • Experience with change management methodologies, organizational design, different operating or business models and business process re-engineering

Education:

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • One Source Tax Modules Certification(s)
  • MBA degree and / or specialization in finance preferred
  • Project Management or Six Sigma or other process certifications preferred
  • Certifications in finance domain such as CPA, CFA, CTP and FP&A preferred
Company Description Armstrong Consulting Group helps companies in diverse industries by providing contract, contract to hire and permanent staffing solutions in all areas of Information Technology, Engineering, Pharmaceutical and Administration.
We attract, recruit and deliver the highest quality professionals best suited for organizations by fully understanding the requirements and culture of our customers. As a highly respected and professionally managed team with over 25 years experience in the staffing industry, we foster long term relationships with clients and candidates as they successfully grow their businesses and careers.