VAT Analyst

Employer: Kellogg Company
Domain:
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 0 - 1 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 21.08.2019
    Short company description

    At Kellogg Company we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

    Our Vision is to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter.
    Driven by our consumers, this is what we aspire to become and want to be on our best day.

    Our Purpose is nourishing families so they can flourish and thrive.
    This is why Kellogg exists, the role we play in the world and how we deliver our Vision.

    Our company is a place where innovation lives on, where we never stop learning and where we’re excited about tomorrow. In 2014, we started an exciting transformation journey towards Global Business Services. GBS is a new global function at Kellogg that is helping to drive growth by simplifying work and innovating processes so that our team worldwide can focus on making and selling great food.

    Our GBS Service Centre for Europe is located at Floreasca Business Centre (adjacent to Aurel Vlaicu Metro) and now we want you to join us as we continue our growth in Romania. Be part of a dynamic team, with career progression opportunities.

    Requirements

    YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

    At Kellogg, we emphasise on recruiting the best people to help grow our business and build on our successes. To be considered for this position, you must be able to demonstrate the following:
    Required:
    • Bachelor Degree or equivalent
    • Fluent in English
    • Strong understanding of accounting principles and of economic and tax principles
    • Ability to work to tight deadlines, attention to details, good analytical skills
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office Excel
    • Strong communicator – able to participate in meetings, challenge current practice/process, raise and discuss issues with clarity.

    Other preferred qualification:

    • Experience in VAT or other indirect taxes, preferably at the European level
    • Experience of working in a shared services, process driven or service center environment
    • Any other foreign language will be a plus

    Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site. If you experience any difficulty when applying, please contact myhr @kellogg.com

    Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

    Responsibilities

    HERE'S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

    In your role as VAT Analyst, you will be part of our success by:

    Prepare timely and accurately the declarations of VAT, Intrastat, EC Sales Listings and other regulatory reporting declarations for Europe

    Ensure accurate and timely processing of sales and purchases data and other relevant information from SAP, in order to produce complete and accurate declarations

    Identify, analyze, escalate and remediate material variances between VAT, Intrastat and EC Sales Listings

    Work with local auditors and fiscal authorities to ensure all regulatory reporting queries and VAT audits requests are answered in a timely manner

    Prepare the VAT accounts reconciliations, following the company accounting policies and agreed practices

    Initiate and support the implementation of process improvements and ad hoc VAT projects as per the business needs

    Ensure strong and effective communication with the internal and external stakeholders in relation with the VAT matters/ question