emea vat compliance manager | budapest

randstad hungary
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Finance / Accounting
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27208 / 27976
randstad hungary
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Cégleírás / Organisation/Department

We are looking for an experienced VAT Compliance Manager to join our client on an exciting VAT venture. The Manager will work with an EMEA scope and will be responsible for all aspects of VAT compliance within the organization, being the number one business partner for top management in the region. Are you ready for the challenge?

Pozíció leírása / Job description

Manage all aspects of VAT compliance in EMEA

  • Ensure all periodic VAT filings and payments
  • Answer VAT related questions in internal (US GAAP) and external audits in close cooperation with statutory compliance managers
  • Coordinate the work of a small VAT compliance team an ensure the production of monthly, quarterly and annual VAT reconciliations for review by external auditors
  • Plan and coordinate the preparation and review process of VAT, Intrastat and ESL returns prior to submission
  • Be the key point of contact for external service provider including negotiating changes to scope of work, adherence to budget, etc.
  • Ensure that SAP is up to date with the relevant information (eg. tax rates) for VAT

Expert level business partnering for senior management

  • Identify and manage system improvements and documentation of controls in respect of regulatory processes
  • Apply expert knowledge of financial and VAT concepts and principles to regulatory reporting and clearly document any conclusions reached
  • Communicate results to manager and provide visibility into details of underlying work, key assumptions and conclusions made
  • Drive operational excellence in above areas and offer solutions to further enhance processes
  • Provide guidance and direction to the VAT Accountants in all areas, in accordance with the duties of a line manager
  • Support transformation & process improvement initiatives to standardize the VAT compliance environment within the organization, including IT and BI tools

Elvárások / Requirements

You must have

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in VAT compliance
  • Tax advisor or ACCA qualification
  • High business fluency in English
  • At least 2 years of relevant managerial experience in a Big 4
  • Excellent knowledge of indirect tax in EMEA and best practices within large, high transaction, fast-paced public companies
  • Strong SAP and Excel skills
  • A proven track record of identifying and remediating problems and solving issues
  • Superb stakeholder management skills, great resilience and ability to delivery high quality work in an ever-changing environment

We consider it an advantage if you have

  • People management experience
  • Process development background

Amit kínálunk / Offer

  • Attractive salary and benefit package
  • Constantly growing multinational company background in a prospering industry
  • Challenging tasks and opportunity to work in a high-impact role
  • Room for professional growth
  • Central office location and home office opportunity

Kapcsolattartó / Information

Rebeka Mancsiczky