Who we are

You enjoy creating and innovating. You never stop striving for better. You take responsibility and you get results. You love being part of a team. Above all, you want your work to matter: Welcome to our world! At Sonova we create sense by bringing sound to life. Our innovative hearing care solutions help millions of people enjoy life’s unforgettable moments.

We offer exceptional career opportunities through market-leading brands from consumer to medical, products and services that keep pushing hearing care forward, and a culture where you can quickly belong and perform at your best.

If you want the freedom to explore, opportunities to grow, and make positive change on people lives through your work, this is the place for you.

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Aurora (IL), United States

Indirect Tax Accountant

Join our growing Tax team! 

Sonova is currently seeking a detail-oriented, independent professional Indirect Tax Accountant to join our team in the Aurora, IL location. The Indirect Tax Accountant will be responsible for preparing sales & use tax returns for multiple legal entities in multiple states. In this role, you will work with teams from various Sonova US group companies to assess sales & use tax accounting processes, recommend and implement best practice process improvements.

Responsibilities & Duties 

•    Prepare and file monthly, quarterly and annual sales & use tax returns
•    Research taxability changes for products and answer sales-tax related questions
•    Coordinate and monitor the processes outsourced to outside personal property tax preparers and consultants
•    Complete business license renewals for existing locations
•    Work with various state and local taxing jurisdictions on open Sales and Use tax audits
•    Monitor tax rate and taxability changes for the various U.S. Group Companies

Job Qualifications

•    BA/BS in Accounting or closely related field
•    n/a
•    Self-directed, independent professional with the ability to manage multiple priorities
•    Experience with tax research and compliance software tools (RIA)
•    Experience with Various ERP systems (Navision and SAP)
•    Advanced skills in MS Office, specifically Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
•    2-5 years indirect tax experience preparing sales & use tax returns, personal property returns and business licenses in a corporate tax department

Work Experience: 
•    Minimum of 3-4 yrs experience


Sonova is an equal opportunity employer.

We team up. We grow talent. We collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds to win with the best team in the market place. We guarantee every person equal treatment in regard to employment and opportunity for employment, regardless of a candidate’s ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation or marital status, gender, genetic identity, age, disability or any other legally protected status.