EMEA Indirect Tax (VAT/Customs) Assistant Manager

  • Post Date: August 24, 2022
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Job Overview

The main tasks and responsibilities include:

Preparation of, and ensuring timely and accurate completion and filing of, complex (foreign) VAT returns, Intrastat and EC Sales listing for countries with a VAT registration;

Review of Account Payables (AP) and Account Receivables (AR) invoices required for relief and recovery of VAT;

Ensure that VAT payments are made and received on time and any issues are dealt with;

Reconciliation of VAT ledger with VAT reports and VAT returns;
Support the management of the indirect tax aspects of external tax audits across EMEA;

Act as a point of contact for internal stakeholder and tax authorities, dealing with queries;

Ability to monitor changes in international VAT law and regulation and help the business to implement any changes necessary;

Provide ad hoc support to other VAT team members where required;

Qualifications and requirements:

background in accounting or taxation

2-3 years of work experience in dealing with European VAT issues
customs duties experience and awareness is preferable but not essential
experience in working with SAP and Excel

The ideal candidate is:

a team player with an independent and flexible work attitude

ready to adapt to international practices

confident in communicating with others

able to solve problems creatively and pragmatically

have strong analytical and numeracy skills

interested in VAT and wants to develop further in the field

excellent in English (corporate language) writing and speaking with the ability to present complex subject matter clearly and succinctly.

A second language (German) is of advantage.


We are committed to providing benefits, which promote mental, physical and financial well-being. From healthy meal options in our restaurants and bistros to free use of the in-house gym including sport classes with professional trainers.

We reimburse public transport for commuting to work.

We provide tuition assistance for further education and training courses.

Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary120,000 CHF
  • Career LevelOthers
  • Experience4 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYBanking
  • QualificationMaster’s Degree
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