Hat World Inc. is seeking an experienced tax accountant to join our team. This position will be responsible for helping with month end accounting amongst our different business entities. This includes international entities and international accounting. Additional responsibilities will include being general tax compliance, income tax estimates and potential credits, assist on state and local tax examination matters, and be involved, as requested, in special projects.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities
Prepare monthly tax account reconciliations within the general ledger
Carry out the month end close processes in a timely and accurate manner
Processing tax payments to appropriate agencies
Calculate the quarterly income tax estimates, year-end extension, ensure payments are made in a timely manner
Interact with auditors on tax related matters
Assisting with the preparation of the VAT sales tax return for international entities
Transfer pricing and other cross border tax reporting requirements
Keep current on relevant tax legislation
Identify legal tax savings and recommend ways to improve cash flow
Advise business about the tax implications of operational activities
Coordinate outsourced tax preparation work
Other functions and projects as assigned
Job Required Knowledge & Skills
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
2-4 years of combined tax and accounting experience in a private, public, or government environment
CPA is a plus but not required
Ability to research state tax issues and provide recommendation
Excellent communication skills
Experience in Dynamics 365 and/or tax return software is a plus
Lids, operating within Lids Holdings, Inc. is the largest licensed sports retailer in North America, selling fan and fashion-oriented headwear and apparel across the U.S., Canada, the UK, and Puerto Rico.
Operating out of Indianapolis, IN, Lids retail stores and affiliated concepts offer officially licensed headwear from collegiate teams and major professional sports teams, as well as branded headwear and other specialty fashion categories in the latest styles and trends in over 1,100 locations.
In addition to the Lids banner, Locker Room by Lids is a mall-based retailer of sports headwear, apparel, accessories, and novelties that also operates under the Fanzz, Just Sports, Buckeye Corner, and Jersey City nameplates. Locker Room by Lids also has locations in Macy’s department stores throughout the United States.