Do you have an EMEA VAT Advisory background? Do you want to work in the Tax Technology department of a Billion sales turnover firm?
About your employer
Billions sales turnover global firm, worldwide offices, role based in the West Midlands.
You will be working within the Tax Technology Team, managing the tax aspects of the business’s ongoing Finance and wider systems based transformation projects. The role covers both UK and EMEA processes and systems. The purpose of the role is to provide VAT advisory support for the deployment and on-going support of new or upgraded computer systems, with a view to ensure that they manage VAT effectively and efficiently. Understanding VAT reporting requirements, and determining new reporting processes will be a core task of your role.
You will need to understand business transaction flows and to identify VAT related legal, regulatory and business requirements. You will be attending design workshops, resolving VAT issues, providing feedback to design workshop leads, and liaise with the Tax Engine team.
You will be responsible for ensuring that the Tax department’s business requirements are well understood by the transformation / IT teams and monitoring progress to ensure these requirements are delivered.
Where a deployment requires the use of an outsourced service provider (eg for Functional Design work), you will be managing the scope of the work undertaken, ensure involvement in provision of testing scenarios and review of output.
The role may involve some overseas travel.
• Professional accountancy &/or taxation qualification
• Experience working in a EU VAT advisory role with a Big 4 or in-house required
• Experience in process mapping
• Ability to manage cross functional interactions effectively
• Exposure to configuring SAP in VAT preferable
This is an excellent opportunity to join a large multinational Tax Technology team, career advancement opportunities.
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