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VAT GL Accountant

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BK-A005433
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
15 November, 2021

Job Description

We’re exclusively working with our client seeking an experienced VAT GL Accountant. This is a great opportunity for a positive and ambitious person with strong communication skills to join a fast-paced, dynamic retail business based in Schiphol.

 

VAT GL Accountant - Schipol, Netherlands

 

We’re exclusively working with our client seeking an experienced VAT GL Accountant. This is a great opportunity for a positive and ambitious person with strong communication skills to join a fast-paced, dynamic retail business based in Schiphol.

 

Responsibilities of the VAT General Ledger Accountant role:

  • Prepare financial reports, including month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing
  • Responsible for electronic and on-time filing of multiple countries’ VAT return - initiate and control the VAT payments, ensuring taxes are paid on time
  • Generating, preparing, analysing and remittee VAT compliance, checking invoices samples
  • Testing SAP functionalities in test environment
  • Responsible for Sales List and monthly listing of supplies to customers established in other EU countries
  • Accountable for maintaining and storage of all VAT returns, SAP reports and payment confirmations
  • Assist Tax Manager with tax authorities’ queries

 

Qualifications and skills/experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Economics or equivalent
  • Strong background in General Ledger Accounting and VAT, preferably in a multi-national retail environment
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Knowledge of tax and VAT
  • Knowledge of IFRS
  • Retail industry experience (advantageous)
  • Experience in test environment, preferrable in SAP
  • Experience with big data
  • Customer first and can-do attitude
  • Can comfortably manage multiple tasks
  • Dedicated and reliable

 

If you are interested in applying for this role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to becky.kitson@emearecruitment.com or for a confidential conversation please call Becky Kitson in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02