Tax Analyst Tax Analyst …

Black Knight Financial Services, Inc
in Jacksonville, FL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Black Knight Financial Services, Inc
in Jacksonville, FL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Tax Analyst
Tax Analyst I (Sales & Use) Jacksonville, FL/en-US/BKC/job/Jacksonville-FL/Tax-Analyst-I--Sales---Use-_20-1080/apply Position: Tax Analyst I (Sales & Use) Job Description:

Black Knight is the premier provider of integrated technology, services, data and analytics that lenders and servicers look to first to help successfully manage the entire loan life cycle. Our deep understanding of regulatory and compliance issues complements the knowledge, technology and solutions we offer to help our clients achieve their business goals. Black Knight offers leading software systems; data and analytics offerings; and information solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the mortgage life cycle.


Prepares monthly, quarterly and annual state and local sales and use tax returns, maintains tax records and is responsible for all aspects of compliance. Assists with tax authority inquiries and audits, prepares research, and supports tax department initiatives. Prepares annual property tax returns and liaise with departments across the tax and accounting function. Participates in other tax department projects and initiatives, such as credit studies, impact of new laws, and interaction with digital workers.


  • Prepares, reviews and files various reports for state and local reporting as well as other areas of sales and use tax and property tax compliance (monthly, quarterly, annually).
  • Maintains current knowledge of tax laws, updates, and revisions and informs management of issues affecting Black Knight.
  • Investigates and reconciles discrepancies.
  • Research and prepare written technical analysis of tax positions.
  • Anticipates potential tax filing conflicts and resolves before returns are filed (i.e. acquisitions, product descriptions,, etc.).
  • Reconciles any year-end balances and recover any tax overpayments.
  • Requests refunds for dual taxation, incorrect assessment, and exempt sales/property.
  • Assists with tax audits, tax authority inquiries and other related inquiries and responses.
  • Monitors internal reporting software database for integrity and maintenance.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Bachelors degree in accounting, finance or related degree. Masters degree is preferred. Due to continual changes in tax regulations, continuing education is required and in compliance with all requirements to date.


  • Good understanding of generally accepted accounting principles as well as company accounting policies, procedures and standards
  • Knowledge of state and local sales and use tax concepts, practices and procedures for multiple entities in multiple jurisdictions
  • Communicates ideas both verbally and in written form in a clear, concise, and professional manner
  • Self starter, works well independently and within a group, able to work remote as needed
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems using learned techniques and tools
  • Analytical and statistical examination skills
  • Ability to understand and apply learned concepts
  • Ability to support/manage tax authority inquiries and a well-documented and collaborative manner
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and confidentiality
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and accomplish work to ensure critical deadlines are met
  • Ability to create spreadsheets and demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office and accounting software
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients and public

Tax Analyst I

Entry level role requiring basic skills with a moderate level of proficiency. Performs discrete tasks working under close to moderate supervision with limited latitude for independent judgment and ability to overcome minor obstacles while communicating problem areas to others. Consults with senior peers with goal of continually building knowledge/experience while minimizing any risk. This role is focused on learning to apply standards, developing an understanding of the business, and advancing personal professional growth through certifications and tailored goal setting. The position nonetheless exercises delegated authority to make and implement decisions having broad implications to the business. Typically requires up to three (3) years professional tax experience filing returns in multi-state locations.

Black Knight is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, and protected veteran or military family status. Our employees diversity is our strength, and when we embrace our differences, it makes us better and brighter. Black Knights commitment to inclusion is at the core of who we are, and motivates us in how we do business each and every day.

Location: Jacksonville, FL Time Type: Full timePosted 2 Days AgoFull time20-1080 The Industrys Leading Provider of Technology, and Data and Analytics Solutions

Black Knight is a mortgage and finance industries leading provider of integrated technology, data and analytics solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the entire loan lifecycle. Black Knight is the provider lenders and servicers rely on to support their strategic goals and better serve their customers by delivering best-in-class technology, services and insight with a relentless commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and leadership. 

Black Knight's offerings include:  

  • Leading origination, servicing and default technologies for lenders and servicers 
  • Data and analytics solutions to help improve performance, reduce risk, identify opportunities and make more informed decisions 
  • Information solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the loan lifecycle, including workflow solutions, invoice management technology, business intelligence and mobile applications
  • Consulting services to help develop strategies that will drive transformative change aimed at improving organizational efficiency, reducing overall costs and increasing customer service and competitiveness
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