Job Openings

Tax Specialist

Job ID: BH485377

Category: Sales & Use Tax, General Ledger, Accounting and Finance

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Tax Specialist
6-month contract

Location: Jersey City, NJ (remote until office opens)

Hours: M-F; 8hrs/day – 40hrs/wk
Industry: Financial Services/Banking
Interview Process: Video Call or Phone Screen (1 round)

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent job-related experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office


  • At least a year of financial/accounting industry experience
  • Proficient with Excel

Job Description/Summary:

The Tax Specialist will be responsible for the deliverables associated with year-end tax reporting, including 1099 and 1042S processing. This includes, but is not limited to facilitating the Year End Tax Reporting Tactical Plan, support of regulatory changes requiring system and workflow enhancements and support of tax product enhancements, executing daily and monthly workflows, and processing tax adjustments.


  • Process NRA tax adjustments to our non U.S clients 
  • Responsible for phases of year-end reporting including 1099 and 1042s processing
  • Helping to enhance the productivity of the unit
  • Assist in the development and production of monthly management reporting
  • Assisting management in the implementation of policies, procedures and controls
  • Ensuring adherence to all established policies, procedures and controls


  • BS/BA degree or equivalent job experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Must demonstrate attention to detail to ensure accuracy  of reporting
  • Ability to communicate professionally with others
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Team player who can also work independently
  • Must be proficient in MS Office products (Excel, Word, Power Point)

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Jersey City, New Jersey