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EMEA Indirect Tax (VAT / Customs) Assistant Manager

Glencore International AG

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As VAT Specialist, you will be responsible for the VAT Accounting/VAT Compliance with particular focus on EMEA

EMEA Indirect Tax (VAT / Customs) Assistant Manager

Tax Department
Baar, Switzerland

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 experience: • 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.