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Regulatory Specialist



Wilmington, MA, USA
Posted on Saturday, July 6, 2024

Build your future with Sovos.

If you're seeking a career where innovation meets impact, you've come to the right place. As a global leader, Sovos is transforming tax compliance from a business requirement to a force for growth while revolutionizing how businesses navigate the ever-changing regulatory landscape. At Sovos, we're dedicated to more than just solving compliance challenges – we're committed to making a positive and lasting difference in everything we do. Our teams operate on the modern edge of digital technology, working not only to solve complex business challenges but also to enrich our personal, professional, and local communities.

Our purpose-built systems provide the tools you need to thrive in a world where governments demand increased visibility, faster reporting and greater control over business processes. Excited about the possibilities? So are we!

Don’t worry if you don't check all the boxes – apply anyway! We're focused on hiring the right people, not just the "right" resume. It's not about what you've done elsewhere; it's all about what you're capable of doing here.

The Work You'll Do:

As a Regulatory Specialist, the primary responsibility is to provide substantive research and analysis of rate changes, form changes and compliance issues.

More specifically you will:

  • Be part of the team responsible for our mission critical tax content management process
  • Become a “tax” and “compliance” subject matter expert - understanding how tax rules work, what they are intended to do, and how they are properly supported in software.
  • Research and identify rate, rule, and form changes as they occur and/or determine how those changes may be accurately reflected in our solutions.
  • Enhance and evolve the use of automation in our tax content management process.
  • Develop and foster cross-functional relationships with the Product and Development teams, Client Support, Professional Services, Compliance Services as well as with external state regulators.
  • Provide timely and accurate information to our clients when questions arise as to the accuracy of the tax rules in our solution.

What We Need From You

  • Willingness to learn the complexities of the tax compliance worldwide
  • Interest in working at the dynamic intersection of tax and technical automation
  • Thrives in a multi-tasking environment and has a natural sense of urgency
  • Self-directed learner, personally accountable for your own professional development
  • Highly analytical, with a passion for accuracy
  • Highly collaborative and adaptable
  • Due to client contractual obligations, the successful candidate will be asked to clear a background check and drug test upon hire.

What Does Sovos Offer You?

The tools to enhance your life - because we want you to enjoy your life outside of work and inside!

  • Flexible Time-Off
  • Company Sponsored Health, Dental and Vision Insurances
  • 401(k) plan and company match
  • A variety of leave plans including family and parental leave
  • Bi-Weekly Meeting Free Days
  • Globally recognized Training and Development programs

Sovos is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an environment that celebrates diversity and where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate against race, color, religions, national origin, age, sex, marital status, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic provided by law. At Sovos, all employees are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work.

Company Background

Sovos is a global provider of tax, compliance and trust solutions and services that enable businesses to navigate an increasingly regulated world with true confidence. Purpose-built for always-on compliance capabilities, our scalable IT-driven solutions meet the demands of an evolving and complex global regulatory landscape. Sovos’ cloud-based software platform provides an unparalleled level of integration with business applications and government compliance processes.

More than 100,000 customers in 100+ countries – including half the Fortune 500 – trust Sovos for their compliance needs. Sovos annually processes more than three billion transactions across 19,000 global tax jurisdictions. Bolstered by a robust partner program more than 400 strong, Sovos brings to bear an unrivaled global network for companies across industries and geographies. Founded in 1979, Sovos has operations across the Americas and Europe, and is owned by Hg and TA Associates. For more information visit http://www.sovos.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.