Dow Jones Sr. Analyst, Accounts Payable/Tax Compliance in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Job Description:

The Accounts Payable/Tax Compliance Analyst role has been created to perform a detailed review of all tax documentation and related support during the supplier onboarding process for Dow Jones and their shared services clients.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Review suppler tax forms (W-9, W-8 various versions) for completeness and accuracy throughout the year

  • Clear exceptions with tax form submissions with suppliers

  • Confirm sourcing statements obtained during supplier on-boarding workflow are accurate with supplier/business contacts as needed

  • Liaise with the tax team to review withholding obligations during vendor setup, where required

  • Provide final approvals on all vendor setups within accounts payable module within ERP to confirm full satisfaction of on-boarding requirements

  • Reconcile 1042 withholdings and ensure remittances to the IRS are done in accordance with agreed to timing

  • Assisting with annual 1042 reporting and processing of 1042 forms

  • Assist with accounts payable and purchase to pay responsibilities on an as needed basis

  • Ad hoc P2P related projects


  • Knowledge of US tax withholding requirements for non-US persons (1042)

  • Knowledge of federal, state and international tax compliance

  • In depth working knowledge and experience in global payment processing

  • Ability to work across various teams and communicate effectively

  • Highly organized and detail oriented

  • Capability to work with offshore staff

  • Self starter who questions the standard and thinks “outside the box”

  • Able to interact with all levels

  • Experience in working in Shared Services environment a plus

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor Degree in accounting or tax preferred, or extensive equivalent experience

  • 6-8 years of accounts payable and/or tax experience

  • Working experience within a global organization

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Business Area: FINANCE

Job Category:

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About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).