Senior Sales Tax Analyst in Memphis, TN at TruGreen

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

TruGreen is committed to providing personalized attention for our associates. We focus on developing our people by building proud, dynamic teams while helping associates reach their personal and professional goals. We continuously strive to make TruGreen an employer of choice and "a great place to work!"

Position Overview

Prepares or reviews a variety of tax related documents, ensuring accuracy and compliance with applicable guidelines and regulations.


1. Reviews and approves sales tax returns, sales/use tax account reconciliations, and tax payments.

2. Coordinates data requests and timely and accurate preparation and filing of returns and payments for sales/use, property, business licenses, and other excise taxes.

3. Manages routine communications and overall relationships with state sales/use tax auditors and fulfills audit data requests. 

4. Remediates process deficiencies identified in sales/use tax audits or otherwise and analyzes exposure and recommends appropriate tax reserves.

5. Identifies and implements process improvements and automation opportunities in the sales/use tax and potentially other tax reporting areas. 

6. Interacts with operations, finance, and other corporate functions with respect to sales/use tax and potentially other tax areas.   


  • Customer Focus – Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
  • Drives Results – Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Situational Adaptability – Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
  • Decision Quality – Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 7+ years of sales/use tax compliance experience required
  • Property tax and income tax experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Advanced knowledge of sales/use taxes and compliance with state laws and regulations
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Sales/use tax research skills
  • Ability to use JD Edwards general ledger system and other software packages, such as Access and Monarch
  • Process management and improvement knowledge and skills
  • Computer skills with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)

Physical Demands & Working Conditions

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Regularly required to:

  • Sit, stand and walk
  • Use hands and arms to handle, feel or reach
  • Speak and hear
  • Use close vision abilities

Occasionally required to:

  • Lift or move up to 10lbs
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Noise level

        *Low to moderate

Adverse Conditions


TruGreen is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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TruGreen performs pre-employment testing.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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