Vat Compliance Specialist.

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

A Day in the Life

Primary responsibilities for this position include – but are not limited to – the following:

  • Take ownership of complete VAT compliance processes for identified EMEA countries
  • First point of contact for local finance teams, BPO partner and other business partners (internal/external) with respect to VAT compliance process related issues
  • Ensure timely and accurate responses to information requests in accordance with defined KPIs and SLAs
  • Review and approve VAT returns and related communication to BPO partner
  • Ensure VAT payments and VAT refunds are initiated timely and potential issues related thereto are communicated in a timely manner
  • Responsible for VAT compliance related processes (e.g. VAT ledger reconciliation, revenue reconciliation)
  • Assist the responsible manager in the improvements and implementation of KPI’s to monitor the VAT processes and performance
  • Be aware of, and follow up on, changes in VAT legislation and its communication to the relevant stakeholders
  • Must Haves

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree ideally in Tax, Finance, Business Administration, Accounting or Finance
  • 1+ year of relevant experience in a VAT compliance team or finance department of a multinational organization
  • Advanced system knowledge (Excel, PowerPoint, SAP, Blackline)
  • Fluent English skills (speaking and writing)
  • Ability to work under pressure, and with a high degree of professionalism, delivering high quality results within deadlines
  • Eligibility to work in Czech Republic or Netherlands.
  • Nice to Have

  • Experience working in a Shared Service Centre environment
  • Project (management) experience
  • Knowledge of Tax Determination systems
  • We Offer

  • We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to all our employees
  • Permanent / unlimited labour contract with Medtronic
  • Multicultural, diverse and friendly environment
  • Good primary and secondary employee benefits
  • Structured career path
  • Possibility to pursue VAT technical training program
  • Opportunity to work on cross-functional innovative projects
  • Gaining experience in a best-in-class global company that provides goods and services across multiple geographies
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • Good personal Learning & Development opportunities based on Medtronic’s competency model
  • The position can be based in Prague – Czech Republik and also in Heerlen – Netherlands.

    About Medtronic

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