Indirect Tax Lead

The RealReal

The RealReal

1,001-5,000 employees

Online marketplace for authenticated, resale luxury goods.

Data & Analytics

$117,007 - $140,760

Employee Stock Purchase Plan, 401K with company matching, Paid parental leave, Unlimited Discretionary Time Off (DTO) & 10 Paid Holidays


San Francisco, CA, USA

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field; CPA or advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in indirect tax compliance and planning, preferably in a retail or e-commerce environment.
  • Strong understanding of US and international indirect tax laws and regulations.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with cross-functional and external teams.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Previous experience working with Avalara or another 3rd party tax solution
  • Experience coordinating with and overseeing consultants to prepare and remit tax filings timely and accurately
  • Experience overseeing and providing support for external audits with tax authority inquiries
  • Experience reconciling large data sets and reviewing for accuracy
  • Reconcile system tax data to Avalara tax data to ensure accurate use in filings.
  • Manage and oversee the preparation, filing, and payment of indirect taxes, including but not limited to sales tax, VAT, and GST.
  • Ensure timely and accurate submission of indirect tax returns in multiple jurisdictions.
  • Conduct regular reviews of business operations to identify opportunities for indirect tax savings and efficiencies.
  • Monitor changes in indirect tax laws and regulations to ensure ongoing compliance.
  • Assess and mitigate indirect tax risks through effective planning and documentation.
  • Collaborate with internal teams such as Finance, Legal, and Operations to understand business transactions and ensure proper treatment of indirect taxes.
  • Provide indirect tax guidance to support various business initiatives and projects.
  • Manage and support external audits related to indirect taxes.
  • Prepare and organize documentation to respond to tax authorities' inquiries.

The RealReal sets itself apart as the world's largest online marketplace for authenticated, resale luxury goods, ensuring consumer trust with a rigorous authentication process managed by experts. The company's commitment to sustainability is evident in its business model, which supports the circular economy by giving new life to luxury items from hundreds of brands. Additionally, The RealReal offers unparalleled convenience to its users with services like free in-home pickup, drop-off service, virtual appointments, and direct shipping.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth