Careers — Arthur Ventures
Tax Analyst at Avalara
Durham, NC, US

The goal of the Compliance Analyst is to exceed customers’ expectations by providing exceptional customer support in addition to producing timely and accurate results. This position requires the ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where attention to detail, analytical skills and strong communication skills are essential. The Tax Compliance Analyst is a customer facing representative for their customers’ experience.

Job Duties

  • Managing the customers’ expectations and overall experience
  • Receiving, reviewing and processing customers’ data files
  • Preparing and remitting transaction tax returns for monthly, quarterly and annual filings
  • Addressing jurisdictional notices and resolving the issues
  • Preparing month-end reports for customers’ records
  • Assist in developing and implementing process improvements
  • Doing whatever it takes to get the job done


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or other four-year degree with equivalent experience
  • Proven computer technical skills – MS Office Suite, Google Suite
  • Exceptional organizational skills & attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills – both oral and written
  • Team-player, customer-centric attitude
  • Deadline driven

Preferred Qualification

  • Demonstrates ability to be successful while overcoming obstacles, driven problem solver
  • Enjoys details, working with data and performing analysis
  • Provides examples of process improvements
  • Proven computer technical skills – Alteryx, Tableau, SQL

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other tax types. The company delivers comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions designed to be fast, accurate, and easy to use. The Avalara Compliance Cloud® platform helps customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities throughout the world.

Avalara offers more than 600 pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications, making the integration of tax and compliance solutions easy for customers. Each year, the company processes billions of indirect tax transactions for customers and users, files more than a million tax returns, and manages millions of tax exemption certificates and other compliance documents.

Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and overseas in the U.K., Belgium, Brazil, and India. 

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.