Find a Job
435 available
Back to all search results

Vat Analyst

Ref: 919071

  • €40,000 - €45,000
  • 04 Jan 2019
  • Cork (East)
  • Perm

VAT Analyst (Cork) Our client is a very successful global pharmaceutical organisation with offices based here in Cork. The role of a VAT Analyst is to support the European affiliates in meeting all VAT, Intrastat, EC Sales List & SAFT obligations as set out under EU and domestic law and to ensure that VAT is accounted for correctly in our financial statements • Be seen as a “go-to” information resource for all VAT, Intrastat, EC Sales List & SAFT related queries • Prepare the periodic VAT, Intrastat, EC Sales List & SAFT reports for review by the local affiliate prior to final submission to the affiliate tax authorities • Coordinate & complete all necessary VAT postings for month/quarter/year end close activities • Ensure governance of, as well as support for, the external BPO team, regarding the quality of VAT related entries • Prepare/Review/Approve VAT account reconciliations in accordance with internal reconciliation methodology • Review key VAT metrics & communicate to stakeholders to ensure key deliverables are being met whilst identifying and implementing initiatives to improve. • Support regional VAT projects • Support the overall VAT team by demonstrating flexibility in providing cover for team members and training of new team members • Experience with SAP Finance Modules, Business Warehouse or Business Objects • MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint Basic Qualifications: • 2 years’ experience in Finance/VAT function or public accounting practice, preferably with in-depth knowledge of US GAAP/IFRS technical accounting • Accounting / Finance degree (Undergraduate or Masters as required for certification) • Tax Professional, CPA, CIMA, ACCA, Chartered Accountant or equivalent • Fluency in English Additional Skills/Preferences: • Ability to handle complexity and utilize analytical skills, with attention to detail • Ability to proactively & effectively analyse & resolve problems • Ability to effectively prioritize and complete key tasks and deliverables whilst demonstrating full ownership & accountability • Ability to respond flexibly and empathetically to customer needs, managing their expectations effectively • Ability to work in global team environment & communicate effectively with internal business partners of all levels & disciplines, as well as external Business Process Outsourced organisation team membersT. • The GBS focuses on the following foundational pillars across the full organisation to ensure a solid and consistent approach to running our business: Compliance: • Demonstrate a strong compliance oriented mind-set & help to build a strong compliance culture • Familiarise with all applicable financial policies, process documentation & training materials to ensure you operate in a fully compliant manner • Ensure ownership for all applicable Sox & Operational controls for your area • Support affiliates on all local tax authority audits as well as EY on all Group & Statutory audit queries To apply for this opportunity send your latest CV via the portal provided.