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
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 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.
Bold thinking. Bolder actions. We are Medtronic.
We lead global healthcare technology and boldly attack the most challenging health problems facing humanity by searching out and finding solutions. Our Mission — to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life — unites a global team of 90,000+ passionate people. Powered by our diverse knowledge, insatiable curiosity, and desire to help all those who need it, we deliver innovative technologies that transform the lives of two people every second, every hour, every day. Expect more from us as we empower insight-driven care, experiences that put people first, and better outcomes for our world.
In everything we do, we are engineering the extraordinary.
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