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VAT Accounting Specialist

Required languages

EnglishProficient

Seniority

Mid level

Company

Medtronic

Location

Prague

Type of job

Full-time

Required education

Bachelor

  • Bonuses
  • Flexible working time
  • Meal vouchers or meal contributions
  • Extra holidays
  • Caffeteria
  • Refreshments
  • Sick days
  • Home office

CAREERS THAT CHANGES LIVES


Do you have experience in Indirect Tax analysis, calculation and compliance? Are you interested in further developing your skills and joining international, innovative and dynamically developing environment?

Join Medtronic as a Tax Accounting Specialist / VAT and become a part of a company that improves people's lives.


Medtronic is working to improve how healthcare addresses the needs of more people, in more ways and in more places around the world. As one company, we can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. This is the ideal opportunity to join us, and be part of our commitment to the health of others.


A DAY IN LIFE


• Provide Indirect Tax compliance for specific VAT entities in EMEA jurisdictions and coordinate/liaise with Indirect Tax Organization.

• Ensure the provision of accurate and compliant VAT reporting services to both internal parties and external authorities.

• Perform controls over accurate and compliant reporting services provided by the team members

• Preparation of VAT returns, EC Purchase/Sales Listings, other VAT related reporting and Statistical returns. 

• Review of VAT returns, EC Purchase/Sales Listings, other VAT related reporting and Statistical returns according to internal procedures.

• Resolution of exception items including; Correction of errors found, including any consequent GL postings.

• Help team on resolution of exception items including; Correction of errors found, including any consequent GL postings.

• Preparation and processing of tax payments as well as full documentation of processes

• Ensure that all VAT reporting within remit is compliant with tax and accounting legislation

• Preparation of relevant balance sheet account reconciliations

• Review of relevant balance sheet account reconciliations according to internal procedures

• Support regularly other team members with technical VAT knowledge and overall finance/tax experience via daily guidance and internal trainings.

• Ensure service levels are delivered as per Key Performance Indicators

• Provide guidance to other departments on VAT related matters

• Facilitate continuous process improvement, support Lean initiatives and maintaining integrity of the systems.

• In accordance with legislation and in cooperation with Indirect Tax Organization and IT ensure proper software set-up.

• Any other duties that are within the scope, spirit or purpose of the role or as reasonably requested.

• Ensure that all working practices follow the Covidien standard policies and procedures, including health & safety and equal opportunities.


MUST HAVES


• 3+ years’ experience in Finance including VAT accounting experience 

• Very good understanding of European VAT laws

• Experienced Microsoft Excel user

• SAP knowledge

• Strong written and spoken English

• Excellent communication and planning skills

• Strong team player but also with the ability of working independently 

• Demonstrates the ability to assist with the expertise to the others and supervise the VAT processes requiring VAT expertise

• Proactive approach

• Adaptable with an ability to change direction and priorities if required

• Achievement orientation: driven by goals and deadlines

• Conscientious, accurate, with attention to detail.


NICE TO HAVES


• Business/Finance/Tax Bachelor’s Degree, proven tax advisory or accountancy qualification / degree with be advantageous 

• VAT technology experience is an additional asset

• Previous Shared Service Center experience 


WE OFFER


• Challenging and independent job

• Innovative environment enabling to focus on adding value and impactful tasks

• Learning and development opportunities based on individual needs including exposure to leading different projects & initiatives as well as participation in VAT technical and process improvement/problem solving trainings

• International working environment

• Motivating remuneration and annual bonus

• 5 weeks of vacation

• 4 Sick days

• Cafeteria points 

• Flexible working hours including home office opportunity

• Meal vouchers

• Life insurance

• Pension contribution

• Very attractive Referral Bonus

• Numerous team-building and charity activities


YOUR MOVE


Is this the position you were waiting for? Then please apply directly via the apply button!


ABOUT MEDTRONIC


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.

We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be. 

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. 

Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives.Help us shape the future.


Whatever your specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Medtronic - both in the lives of others and your career. Join us in our commitment to take healthcare Further, Together.





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