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Thank you for considering Vertex Inc, and we are excited about the opportunity to learn more about you, and help you define your potential contributions at Vertex! Our goal is to find new team members that work to help our clients unleash the strategic potential of Corporate Tax worldwide.

Vertex is considered a premier partner to Oracle, SAP, and works closely with the Big 4 and other leading software providers, as well as tax and accounting firms to provide the most integrated enterprise tax technology solutions available today to the most recognized brands of the world!  We have enjoyed workplace and business recognitions including’s Top Places to Work for three years in a row, Working Mother 100 Best Companies, and SmartCEO's Philadelphia Corporate Culture Award.

Consulting Associate - Summer 2021

200429 Requisition #
Job Summary:  
As a Consulting Associate, you will get the opportunity to develop analytical and business development skills by experiencing various parts of our Vertex Consulting practice. We will provide you the opportunities to become skilled in core competencies like customer focus, dealing with ambiguity, problem solving and organizational agility. In addition, a comprehensive professional development training program will prepare you for success in the organization.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to customer satisfaction by consistently meeting and/or exceeding expectations and commitments to both internal and external customers; by solving customer problems quickly and effectively; and by seeking ways to improve the value of Vertex products and services. 
  • Contribute to a highly productive work environment by striving for excellence through exceeding expectations; following and/or improving upon established work procedures and methodology; responding to information flow in a timely manner; participating on teams; and acting on performance improvement opportunities where available. 
  • Foster effective communication and work relationships by practicing active listening skills in order to first understand others; by continually improving own skills in oral and written communications in order to better understand those with whom you work. 
  • Embrace continuous improvement by proposing new and/or better ways of doing things; supporting the creative and innovative ideas of others; seeking to enhance the core competencies of Vertex wherever possible; and by being receptive and willing to change. 
  • Promote the fiscal and operational vitality of Vertex by demonstrating an awareness, understanding and fulfillment of the stewardship responsibility which all employees have for the sound use and preservation of the resources, tools and equipment made available to them; and by demonstrating an understanding of, and adherence to, all Vertex Corporate Policies, Procedures and Guidelines. 
  • Manage time and priorities effectively by completing tasks in a timely manner and meeting personal commitments, managing job-related and personal stress effectively. 
What you bring to the organization:
  • Analytical ability to problem solve.   
  • Aptitude towards consulting practices  
  • Excellent oral & written communication skills required.   
  • Must have strong interpersonal, organizational, time management, negotiating, closing, decision making, presentation, strong phone skills, exceptional listening skills and above average problem solving skills 
  • Strong facility with teamwork and an ability to learn and adapt quickly  
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Packages.  
  • Learns Continuously: Expands own knowledge base to enhance performance; seeks development to increase strengths for current and future needs. 

Please note: This is a Pipeline Requisition for potential hiring needs. This position is anticipated to start SUMMER 2021.


At Vertex Inc. we are always looking for the best talent for future needs of the business. This position description does not represent a current opening. However, may use this position to identify candidates with critical skills and experiences for frequently filled positions at all levels. Candidates who express an interest and match the requirements will be contacted by a recruiter for an introductory phone interview, and further details of timing will be discussed.

We encourage individuals possessing the following minimum qualifications to apply immediately: 
Education & Training:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent work or work experience.
  • ERP, Tax/Tax Technology experience or Tax Professional Certifications and/ or Credentials a plus. 

Work Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience in working in a business, software or services organization.
  • Software implementation and a familiarity with Tax Technology a plus.






Vertex is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

While performing the duties of this job, the work environment may require an individual to be able to sit or be stationary at a computer and use computers for extended periods of time and move freely around the building. Travel may be required. 

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