Accounting Specialist for VAT (German Speaker)

Merck Group

Wrocław

2016-11-29

Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 40,000 employees in 66 countries work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.

 

 

For our Global Shared Service Center we are currently looking for:

 

Accounting Specialist for VAT (German Speaker)

 

Place of work: Wrocław

 

 

Your role:

 

As Accounting Specialist for VAT you are responsible for preparing and submitting the periodic VAT returns of various Merck companies, mainly located within Europe, as well as all related reporting such as EC Sales Lists, Intrastat etc. You will handle all correspondence related to the various VAT registrations, including any foreign VAT registrations. In addition you support the global service center and local tax departments by advising on VAT related matters, identifying systems changes needed to remain VAT compliant, providing training and supporting project teams.  

 

 

Who you are:

 

  • VAT knowledge to the level of Bachelor degree (business related)
  • Either a business qualification or significant experience of working in VAT compliance
  • Experience of VAT functionality within SAP R3 and Microsoft Office
  • The ability to work independently and a “can-do” attitude, whilst keeping the goals of the team in mind
  • Fluent English and intermediate German communication skills (further European languages are an advantage)
  • Previous experience working in industry

 

 

What we offer:


Your possibilities to develop in our growing company are just as manifold as our product portfolio. We offer a modern and international working environment where you will quickly be able to make a name for yourself and face exciting new challenges. At Merck, we take responsibility for our employees, products, the environment and society. Additionally we offer: growing organization with career opportunities, fantastic work atmosphere, internal trainings, competitive benefit package including: medical care, life Insurance, Multisport card, Empik pre-paid cards, cinema tickets, Lunch Pass card, vouchers, access to discounts & promotions.