Lucid is a market research platform that provides access to authentic, first-party data in over 90 countries. Our products and services enable anyone, in any industry, to ask questions of targeted audiences and find the answers they need – fast. These answers can be used to uncover consumer motivations, increase revenue, and measure the impact of digital advertising. Founded in 2010, Lucid is headquartered in New Orleans, LA with offices in Dallas, New York, London, Sydney, Singapore, Gurgaon, Prague, and Hamburg.
Lucid is seeking an experienced Tax Analyst to join its global tax compliance team. Lucid’s tax department manages compliance for a fast paced, rapidly growing market-research technology company across eight different countries. The position will require organized, detail-oriented candidates that can independently manage internal processes, while also facilitating timely project completion with external team members.
The Senior Tax Analyst has the opportunity to be remotely based within the United States.
Work with external, global compliance team in fulfilling information requests for provisions, quarterly estimates, returns, and state & federal R&D tax credits for domestic and international jurisdictions
Assist with accounting for income taxes in accordance with GAAP in booking annual provision and periodic tax payment activity, as well as monthly general ledger reconciliations for tax balance sheet accounts
Prepare sales tax workpapers and returns, while also verifying and auditing transactional activity on a regular basis (subject to compliance needs)
Work with external global transfer pricing team in fulfilling information requests for preparation of global transfer pricing studies for international entities.
Work with the accounting team to provide tax supporting workpapers for domestic and international financial statement audits and trial balance conversions
Respond to U.S. federal, state, and local tax notices
Work with external compliance team to prepare and review periodic VAT/GST returns for international entities
Prepare and assist with property tax returns, while coordinating with IT & accounting on the location and tracking of company assets
Manage the timely filing and storage of annual reports, state registrations, 1099’s, 3921’s, 6166’s, W-8’s, W-9’s, and other miscellaneous filings as required
Assist with and provide support during any tax audits, as needed
Work in unison with inter-departmental team members, such as accounting, legal, finance, payroll, and human resources to resolve tax-related issues
Manage special tax and compliance projects as needed
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
4-6 years of relevant experience in corporate tax compliance from a combination of both public accounting & private industry level positions
Sales/use tax experience is a plus, as well as other private tax related experience
Ability to research, analyze, summarize, and communicate complex tax issues using tax research tools
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail with an eye for accuracy
Optimistic, driven self-starter with an ability to prioritize and complete multiple requests timely in a dynamic work environment
Lucid's Hiring Commitment
We understand that many candidates may not be perfectly qualified for a job posting. Experience comes in different forms; many skills are transferable – and passion goes a long way. Even more important than your resume is a clear demonstration of dedication, impact, and the ability to thrive in a dynamic, collaborative environment. We want you to learn new things in this role, and we encourage you to apply if your experience is near the desired qualifications.
We also know that diversity of background and thought can enhance problem-solving and encourage more creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team.
At Lucid we foster a collaborative and inspiring workplace. We pride ourselves in doing this by recruiting, hiring and retaining diverse, passionate, and forward-thinking talent. Lucid is committed to and encourages an inclusive environment and we are dedicated to providing equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
Lucid is a data technology company focused on the power of human answers.
We were founded and are based in New Orleans, Louisiana, with offices in London and Gurgaon. We’re moving fast, and growing fast – Lucid has doubled in size and revenue two years running. Let us tell you a little about our businesses and our team of over 225 people worldwide.