Crius Energy

Tax Accountant

Job Locations US-CT-Norwalk
Posted Date 5 days ago(2/13/2018 11:00 AM)
# of Openings
Regular Full-Time


The Tax Accountant role is a great opportunity for someone to develop their career in the Tax Accounting function. 60% of the responsibilities will be with Sales Tax and Use Tax returns and 40% Income Tax. The position will work with tax compliance, tax accounting, research and other relevant ad-hoc activities. The position will be part of a small Tax team and will assist the broader Finance team and stakeholders. 


  • Provide support with the preparation of Sales and Use Tax returns.
  • Collect and maintain Sales Tax exemption certificates.
  • Assist with the preparation of Property Tax returns.
  • Assist with Sales and Income Tax audits and correspondence.
  • Respond to notices from various tax authorities.
  • Assist with providing information to the outside tax return preparer for Federal, State and local Income Tax returns.
  • Calculate and file quarterly estimated tax payments and extension payments. 
  • Maintain the tax calendar
  • Provide support with the preparation of quarterly and year-end tax provisions. 
  • Maintain, update, and reconcile current and deferred tax accounts. 
  • Assist in researching technical tax matters. 
  • Provide practical, solution-focused responses to issues. 
  • Take initiatives on process improvement.
  • Work collaboratively with internal employees and external individuals on various projects.


  • Bachelor degree in Accounting required.
  • Minimum of 2 years of income tax and sales/use tax experience.
  • Comprehensive use of Microsoft Office programs, specifically Excel and Word.
  • Experience with tax compliance. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to identify process improvement opportunities.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Understands the sense of urgency
  • Eligible to work in the U.S. now and in the future without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status).

With over a million residential customer equivalents, Crius Energy is a comprehensive energy solutions partner that provides electricity, natural gas and solar products to residential and commercial customers. Crius Energy connects with customers through an innovative family-of-brands including USG&E, TriEagle Energy, Public Power, Comcast Energy Rewards, Crius Solar and Viridian Energy. Crius' broad suite of energy products and services make it easier for consumers to make informed decisions about their energy needs. The company is currently active in 21 deregulated energy markets across the U.S. and Australia, with plans to continue expanding its geographic reach.

We are committed to making this world a better place to live by being socially and environmentally responsible – support­ing both our local communities and improving our planet. 


Crius offers a comprehensive suite of benefits and employee rewards programs, including paid time off for volunteering/community service. 


Due to the volume of responses we receive, we regret that we can only respond to those candidates under consideration.

Crius Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.





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