Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • San Francisco


Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique travel experiences around the world. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb allows people to Belong Anywhere through unique travel experiences at any price point, in more than 34,000 cities and over 190 countries. We promote a culture of curiosity, humanity, and creativity through our product, brand, and, most importantly, our people.

Role & Responsibilities

- Assist with monthly accounting close which includes preparing accrual workbooks, journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and month over month variance analyses for all tax accounts not related to income taxes

- Preparing summary work papers, including reconciliation reports

- Assisting the Indirect Tax Team in filing monthly indirect tax returns by compiling large data files and analyzing for accuracy

- Assisting the Indirect Tax Team with completing tax registration documents, writing FAQs, and maintaining information in trackers

- Setting up test cases in testing tool to test the accuracy of the tax engine as part of the launch process for new jurisdictions

- Tracking invoices, notices, audit requests, and rate changes that come in via mail

- Assisting with support for ad hoc queries and indirect tax audits

- Completing ad hoc projects as assigned


- A strong systems (e.g. ERP) and excel/spreadsheet background

- GL accounting experience is a must

- Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in performing all essential duties

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Strong organization skills and meticulous attention to detail

- Highly motivated, strong analytical skills, and results driven

- Proven ability to succeed in both collaborative and independent work environments

- Strong communication skills and the ability to interface with multiple groups inside and outside of tax

- Ability to work in a fast paced environment

- Must be passionate about the company

- Experience in both public accounting and industry highly desirable

- Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in accounting, economics or related finance field (CPA or an advanced degree in tax is highly desirable)

- Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience

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