ERNST & YOUNG CENTRAL & SOUTH EAST EUROPE

Indirect Tax VAT - Senior Accountant

Location
Poland
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
07 May 2021
Closes
13 May 2021
Ref
POL001ZZ
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant, Tax
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Indirect Tax VAT - Senior Accountant

Our indirect tax compliance professionals support large multinational clients with their indirect tax obligations in EMEIA and globally. Dealing with the indirect tax compliance requirements is the heart of the operations but this goes hand in hand with VAT advisory and technology support which we provide or coordinate with our specialist teams. We apply a client centric approach meaning that our professionals are organized per client, and not per country or region, to maximize the knowledge of our client's business.

The opportunity

With our breadth of service offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a variety of experiences, mentoring and formal learning to ensure our employee value proposition - Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime - is a reality.

Your key responsibilities

As a Senior consultant, you will be working a selection of clients where you are the assistant VAT controller for the VAT/GST compliance outsourced to EY, including:

  • Act as central point of contact - liaise with your international clients and colleagues with respect to European VAT and VAT compliance
  • Monitoring the quality of the indirect tax data and reports of your clients
  • Review and approve indirect tax returns
  • Follow up on legislative changes and business changes in order to ensure that the systems and/or processes are updated
  • Identify issues and opportunities to continuously improve the VAT compliance processes
  • Coordinate VAT compliance advisory, technology and audit support
  • Coordinate with other VAT controllers and report to the client's Process Owner at EY (senior manager or above)
  • Supervise and coach junior team members
  • Actively participate to the training and coaching session in your development plan to ensure continuous development of your technical knowledge

Skills and attributes for success

  • Innovative & problem resolution focus with strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Team player with project management capabilities
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work both independently and in a team
  • A desire to learn and develop into the role
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work


To qualify for the role, you must have

  • A Bachelor/master's degree in economics or equivalent, potentially with a supplementary degree in fiscal matters.
  • Minimum 4 years of relevant professional experience in EMEIA VAT compliance, either in industry or with other service providers.
  • Basic understanding of other compliance activities such as statutory accounting and corporate tax compliance.
  • Basic understanding of IT-systems and VAT/GST reporting solutions

Ideally, you'll also have

  • Fluent in English - written and spoken. Any additional European language is an asset
  • Excellent communication across cultures and within a virtual working environment

What we look for

Experienced professionals who want to join our fast-growing team and accept the challenge to provide high quality service to our clients and to continuously improve

What we offer

EY Global Delivery Services (GDS) is a dynamic and truly global delivery network. We work across six locations - Argentina, China, India, the Philippines, Poland and the UK - and with teams from all EY service lines, geographies and sectors, playing a vital role in the delivery of the EY growth strategy. From accountants to coders to advisory consultants, we offer a wide variety of fulfilling career opportunities that span all business disciplines. In GDS, you will collaborate with EY teams on exciting projects and work with well-known brands from across the globe. We'll introduce you to an ever-expanding ecosystem of people, learning, skills and insights that will stay with you throughout your career.

  • Continuous learning: You'll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We'll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We'll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You'll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

About EY

EY | Building a better working world

EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.

Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.

Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.

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