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Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper.We live a culture defined by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.

As a State and Local Tax Specialist, you will join Gallagher's corporate tax team to own a variety of state and local tax work streams, including tax accounting, sales tax compliance preparation, and managing business licenses, state registrations and annual reports. This role will require attention to detail and great organizational skills.


In this role, you will:

  • Prepare and compile data used to prepare sales and use tax returns
  • Aid in the preparation of the organization’s annual reports
  • Own and manage compliance for Gallagher's various business licenses and state registrations
  • Assist with compiling information needed to defend sales tax audits
  • Contact the IRS for taxpayer identification numbers and other Gallagher tax administration matters as needed
  • Support team with various tax journal entry reports
  • Prepare select Federal excise returns
  • Assist with annual e-file requirements as needed.



To succeed, you will need:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2 years related experience
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Excel and Word with a focus toward automated solutions and improved operational outcomes. Powerpoint, Adobe and Visio and general ledger platform experience are a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Results oriented with the ability to solve problems and work in a team environment, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills.

U.S. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Apply online to be considered
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation
  • Unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States is required. For U.S. employment opportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization
  • Willing to execute Gallagher's Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement which requires, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure
Gallagher believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, sex, color, disability, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, gender, gender identity / expression, actual or perceived sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagher will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified persons with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

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