Ref: CC45800

Tax Accountant

Sector Accounting/Audit
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location Germany-Dusseldorf
Salary (Annual) € ~ 85,000 / Year
A global Japanese trading house is currently recruiting a Tax Professional to work in their Corporate Department in Dusseldorf.
In this role you will have a clear focus on Tax and Accounting matters.
The ideal candidate should have successful completed professional education / apprenticeship as an Assistant Tax Consultant (“Steuerfachangestellter”) with 5 years of work experience in a tax practice or the tax department of a company.
CC45800

TYPE: Permanent, full-time
WORKING HOURS: 37.5 hours a week, core hours 11am-3pm
SALARY: up to €85K depending on experience, plus good benefits
START: ASAP
LOCATION: Dusseldorf , Germany (Hybrid working available)

Tax Professional Main Responsibilities:
• Manage Accounting related queries with the Shared Service Centre in the UK, SAP queries, payment clarifications, etc. together with the current Tax/Accounting Manager in charge
• Manage VAT and CIT related queries together with the current Tax/Accounting Manager in charge
• Support the Tax Manager with regards to the preparation of statutory financial statements and the audit work
• Manage all audit related queries from auditors regarding financial year-end audits together with the Tax/Accounting Manager in charge
• Manage the Central Bank Reporting together with the GM
• Work alongside the GM and the Tax/Accounting Manager in charge regarding various projects
• To develop into the lead role as an Accounting and Tax specialist (especially VAT) to be successor of the current position Tax/Accounting Manager in charge

Tax Professional Ideal Candidate:
• Experience in working in Accounting and Tax, especially VAT (Tax qualification required)
• Experience in working in an international environment
• Successfully completed a professional education / apprenticeship as an Assistant Tax Consultant (“Steuerfachangestellter”) and 5 years of work experience in a tax practice or the tax department of a company
• Profound VAT, CIT, and HGB knowledge
• Native level German and Business level of English
• Proficient in the use of MS Office and SAP is mandatory
• Affinity for numbers
• Interest in Sustainability
• IT mindset
• Eager to learn and to develop into the Tax/Accounting lead role

** All applicants must have the right to work in the Germany as the Company is not able to offer visa support.
Updated: 10 days ago
Ref: CC45800