Internal Auditor

  • location: Ashburn, VA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $45 - $60 per hour
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Internal Auditor

job summary:
Our client, a Fortune 25 telecommunications company, is looking to bring on an Internal Auditor for a 5-6 month contract at their offices in Ashburn, VA.

location: Ashburn, Virginia
job type: Contract
salary: $45 - 60 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years

- Assist with preparation of Regulatory State and Local audit responses and supporting documentation by obtaining information from Regulatory Compliance, Legal, Tax Technology and other various groups within the company

- Conduct Regulatory audit reviews with State and Local jurisdictions and successfully complete audits on a timely basis

- Ability to interpret State and Local Ordinances and/or Agreements to determine the applicability of products and services

- Coordinate with Legal and State Regulatory groups to review audit responses and audit findings

- Resolve audit findings by researching ordinance and/or analyzing revenue at a very detailed level

- Assist with maintaining detailed and accurate audit logs for Executive Management review on a regular basis

- Understand financial statements, journal entries, and compliance processes

- Work on projects that include implementation of cost savings strategies, process improvements, streamlining existing procedures, and documenting procedures

- Able to identify areas in a process that can be automated and assist IT with execution

- Handle special projects that involves researching surcharge applicability, analyze revenue and surcharge data and propose appropriate solutions for management review


- 3-5 years' experience in, Tax, Finance or equivalent; Regulatory and Audit experience is a plus

- Experience with tax research, tax accounting, SOX processes, telecommunication taxes, and tax saving strategies is preferred

- Prior experience handling audits and replying to State and Local Auditor IDR's is a plus

- The ability to prioritize deliverables with competing timelines is required

- Candidate must be comfortable in accurately managing deadlines

- The position will interface with tax legal, tax technology, tax compliance, tax research and other business groups

- The position also requires an understanding of tax law, compliance procedures, accrual methodology, and tax initiatives

- Must have solid oral, written and analytical skills

- Should possess the ability to work equally well both independently and working within a team

- Advanced computer skills are required

- Project management skills are required


- Familiarity with the data requirements needed for the preparation and filing of tax returns (ie: knowledge of billing systems, etc.)

- A knowledge of various tax systems, such as CCH, RIA, and Vertex

- Previous exposure to PeopleSoft or SAP (or other major General Ledger Suite Software) is beneficial

- Ability to use analytical software such as but now limited to Alteryx and Qlick is a plus

- Working knowledge of artificial intelligence (ie: "BOTS") technical skills are a plus


- Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting

- CPA or MS in Taxation is desirable

If this sounds like you, please apply today!

skills: TAX
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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