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Accounting Lead

Company Name: Kroger General Office
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



Position Summary:

Complete sales, use, and special tax returns in a timely accurate manner. Responsibilities also include balancing all tax liability accounts on a weekly and period basis. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:

Ÿ Responsible for understanding and learning all aspects of multiple points of sale taxes.

Ÿ Prepare and analyze tax returns for multiple government entities.

Ÿ Reviewing and ensuring adequate and accurate balance sheet detail as related to period closings

Ÿ Complete sales and use tax returns

Ÿ Balance sales and use accounts

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position/Education Qualifications:

  • Understanding of the Sales and Use tax process
  • Strong planning, organization, problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Accounting skills and ledger balancing experience
  • Strong typing and 10 key skills
  • Strong analytical and math skills
  • Strong planning, organization, problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Accounting skills and ledger balancing experience
  • Professional in dealing with controllers, other division personnel, stores, customers/vendors & other depts.
  • Demonstrated sound business judgment and the ability to work successfully with all levels of associates, backgrounds, and perspectives.
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with others; establishing and maintaining good working relationships.
  • Ability to take prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive and following up to ensure completion.
  • Ability to maintain stable performance under pressure or opposition (such as time pressure or job ambiguity); handling stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization.
  • Proven ability to set high standards of performance for self; assume responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.
  • Highly organized and proficient at multi-tasking.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, high change environment.
  • Proven ability to maintain confidentiality of files, conversations and documents.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to clearly express thoughts to others and exchange information.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.

Desired Previous Job Experience:


Education Level: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time 
Shift(s): [[mfield4]]
 Regions: Any; General Office- Cincinnati; Mid-Atlantic; Midwest; Mountain; South; West


Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. As the largest traditional grocery chain in the U.S. and one of the world's largest retailers, we employee nearly half a million Associates across 35 states. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.


Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.


 Posting Notes:  TN || Nashville || 2620 Elm Hill Pike || 37214 || Kroger General Office || [[mfield2]] || Tax || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None 

Nearest Major Market: Nashville

Job Segment: Accounting, Finance

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