Job Description

At Extra Space Storage, if it matters to you, it matters to us!

It is a really exciting time to be at Extra Space Storage! We got our start in 1977. Today we are a New York Stock Exchange-traded company leading the self-storage industry in more ways than one. But in order to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. We offer a fast-paced collaborative environment where each of us directly contributes to the company’s success.

We are currently hiring for a Sales Tax Accountant at our corporate offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this role, you will be responsible for the preparation and filing of monthly sales tax returns and other sales tax processes. You will also assist the Tax Department in processing tax returns and special projects.  

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepares and files sales tax returns
  • Ensures compliance with sales tax requirements for all properties (licenses, applications, tax rates)
  • Assists with sales tax audits
  • Provides clerical support for the Tax Department
  • Processes tax forms and notices
  • Works closely with Accounts Payable department to ensure tax payments are made, including check requests and online payments

Job Specifications

  • Demonstrate proficient knowledge of computer related skills and accounting systems, including Microsoft Word and Excel and Adobe Acrobat
  • Working knowledge of accounting software/systems such as Microsoft Dynamics AX
  • Excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated with confidence to independently address issues
  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Ability to effectively work under tight deadlines

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or related field, or working towards completion in the next 2-3 years

If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Application Instructions

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