Tax Analyst II - Foreign Direct - Germany Austria Switzerland (Ref. No.: 726517)

Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia
Contract type
full-time
Start date
1.8.2019

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

DESCRIPTION


Amazon is seeking a Tax Analyst II to join its direct tax reporting team in Bratislava, Slovakia with a primary focus on tax reporting for Amazon’s legal entities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. This position will be primarily responsible to support the income tax Manager located in Germany for tax reporting and compliance (non-US direct tax returns & tax accounting) as well as the international aspects of the US GAAP worldwide income tax provision. The Amazon tax department is a fast-paced, team-focused, dynamic environment. The mission of the Foreign Reporting Group is to comply with foreign local tax reporting requirements and manage the worldwide, tax-related filings of Amazon’s foreign entities.

Foreign Direct Tax Reporting and Compliance Responsibilities with a primary focus on Amazon’s operations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland:
· Prepare / Review non-US income tax returns and other foreign tax filings and supporting work papers
· Prepare / Review estimated tax payments
· Support income tax accounting and reporting under US-GAAP
· Support local income tax payments
· Assist with process improvement and automation implementation throughout the foreign tax reporting and compliance process
· Support ASC 740/foreign local quarterly and annual tax provision calculations
· Prepare standard operating procedures for review and approval by management

Tax Planning Research & Analysis Responsibilities:
· Support regular reports for management, including filing status of worldwide filings, taxes paid/accrued, new entity tracker, etc.
· Participate in special projects, as necessary

Salary information

Base pay for this position starts from EUR 2200 gross per month and salary depends on the skills and requirements, there will be further pay components such as a sign on bonus and the eligibility to participate in a restricted stock unit scheme operated independently by Amazon.com Inc. in USA. Company benefits apply subject to further terms, including annual membership in medical clinic, life insurance, retirement pension, meal voucher card, career development.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) or German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Basic Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s degree in tax, accounting, finance, or related field required
· Minimum 5 years’ experience working in tax
· Business fluent English and German language skills
· Must be technically proficient and have strong accounting, analytical, financial modeling and research skills
· Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
· Certification as CA/CPA
· Experienced working on German, Austrian or Swiss tax reporting and compliance matters
· Experienced in fulfilling income tax compliance and reporting obligations for US multinational organization
· Tax provision experience and understanding of accounting pronouncements
· Strong project management and organization skills
· Ability to work as a team player in a fast paced and dynamic environment
· Strong computer skills including MS Office, Oracle.

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Brief description of the company

At Amazon.com, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on the Earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and result driven people.

Amazon opened a center in Slovakia in 2011 creating over 1000 new jobs till today. The new center is operated by Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o. and is located at the Park One office center (Namestie 1.maja, Bratislava). Currently there are divisions like Vendor Contact Management, Financial Operations, Payroll, Listing Specialists, Catalog, Amazon Media Group, Mass Vendor Recruitment and more. We even have virtual roles with possibility to work from home.

All open positions together with a job description and contact details can be found on www.amazon.jobs.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Námestie 1. mája 18
811 06 Bratislava
Slovakia
http://www.amazon.jobs

Contact

Contact person: Jana Koudova
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3674499   Datum zveřejnění: 2.7.2019   Základní složka mzdy (brutto) a další odměny:   Base pay for this position starts from EUR 2200 gross per month and salary depends on the skills and requirements, there will be further pay components such as a sign on bonus and the eligibility to participate in a restricted stock unit scheme operated independently by Amazon.com Inc. in USA. Company benefits apply subject to further terms, including annual membership in medical clinic, life insurance, retirement pension, meal voucher card, career development.