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Indirect Tax Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR130000 - EUR150000
Date added
11 January, 2022

Job Description

Our client are a US listed, diversified industrial services and manufacturing business.  To join their Swiss based tax team they are looking for a VAT Manager with an international scope.

This could be well suited to someone from the big 4 looking to make step into industry, where you will gain exposure to a broad range of VAT and indirect tax topics. 


Indirect Tax Manager, Zurich, Switzerland


As the Indirect Tax Manager your role will include:

  • Key contact for VAT and customs topics across the business and external advisors
  • Oversee VAT risks and responsibility for VAT cashflow.
  • Support and train internal finance teams on VAT topics.
  • Update and document VAT processes.
  • VAT registrations.
  • Support VAT Planning.
  • Support the Global Head of Indirect Tax and the EMEA Tax Director on any ad hoc projects.
  • Coordinate VAT audits and support customs audits.
  • Supervise VAT declarations & reconcile VAT accounts
  • Provide back up support for income tax reporting


Requirements for the role:

  • Minimum degree level qualification in related subject.
  • Approximately 5-10 years’ experience in VAT either within the Big 4 or international corporate environment.
  • Knowledge of Swiss VAT would be strongly preferred.
  • Fluency in English with an advanced level of German.
  • Willingness to travel regularly to sites across Switzerland.
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills.
  • Strong time management skills


If you are interested in applying for this Indirect Tax Manager role please register your interest using the link below,  send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.