InnerWorkingsislooking to hirean experienced VAT Manager to develop and implement a global VAT strategy, encompassing Advisory, Compliance and Planning workstreams, providing appropriate support on key strategic and regulatory matters.
The successful candidate will be the VAT / indirect tax specialist, sharing best practice and representing pro-actively the Group's interests with Regulators and Government Agencies wherever INWK operates.
The successful candidate will work closely with, and report to, the Group Head of Tax based in Chicago.
Manage the preparation of VAT returns and payments, supporting work papers, and VAT accounting for both in-country and cross-
border transactions throughoutInnerWorkingsnetwork covering the USA, 20 countries in Europe / Middle East, 7 countries in Asia Pacific and 14 in Latin America.
Additionally, provide advice in respect of international compliance issues and queries from tax authorities and auditors.
Provide support to local controllers and, where relevant, external advisors on the preparation and submission of local VAT returns.
Implement the compliance necessary to meet the VAT obligations arising from the delivery of tangiblegoods andliaise with and guide business contacts to ensure that billing is performed in the most efficient manner.
Work with external advisors to manage VAT obligations in all applicable countries relating to international activities.
Support the Company as a technical resource on the application of VAT to ensure a consistent approach to VAT accounting and reporting is taken in every country across the region.
Assist in developing and maintaining indirect tax accounting policies and procedures. Additionally, responsible for preparing and reviewing reconciliations of various indirect tax accounts.
Principal counsel to Accounts payable and Accounts receivable on all VAT related billing queries, including, but not limited to, coding, changes in rate and places of supply.
Be involved in other areas of taxation (for example corporate tax) as may be required.
Identify, evaluate, and resolve complex issues related to tax processes.
Recognize relationships between reports, accounts, processes andreconciliationsinorder toidentify and resolve issues that can arise.
Identify and interact with various contacts to resolve issues.
Recognized tax or accounting qualification e.g. CA or CTA
Good understanding of indirect tax laws and regulations to assist business divisions in efficiently achieving their goals.
Experience in compiling VAT returns and claims in multiple countries.
Good knowledge of VAT Accounting.
Understands and applies knowledge of business divisions to optimize organization’s indirect tax strategy.
Ability to challenge standard practices appropriately, with the right level of gravitas and influence.
Well-organized and detail-oriented with strong analytical skills and experience of process improvement.
Ability to manage multiple priorities, use own initiative, and work under pressure to deliver to tight deadlines.
At InnerWorkings we understand that your life extends beyond the workplace. We value our employees and offer a variety of benefits including amazing growth opportunities and other benefitsdesigned to keep our employees at the top of their game and inspired to be a part of the InnerWorkings team.
InnerWorkings is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Competitive annual salary package + yearly bonus
Unlimited vacation, sick days
Company mobile phone, laptop
contribution to public transport
We have an excellent chef and company canteen + fresh juices
Prepaid Sports activities (football, fitness classes, yoga etc.) + we have our own fitness + Multisport card
Amazing, supportive and always helpful team and much more!
Location : Nupaky, there is company bus going fromOpatovmetro (Prague), in December 2018 relocation toNádražíVeleslavín, Prague 6(next to the metro station)