Manager VAT

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

Mondelēz International, Inc. empowers people to snack right in over 160 countries around the world. We’re leading the future of snacking with iconic brands such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum. Our 90,000+ colleagues around the world are key to the success of our business. Great people and great brands. That’s who we are.

Join us on our mission to continue leading the future of snacking around the world by offering the right snack, for the right moment, made the right way.

Finance is infused into every single aspect of our multibillion-dollar global organization. But it’s not just about numbers. As part of our finance team, you’ll collect and analyze intelligent information and data and use that to give everyone at Mondelēz International the power to make informed decisions.

Manager VAT oversees and manages all VAT compliance processes across the countries assigned to the incumbent, and ensures compliance with the applicable VAT laws and the Mondelez indirect tax policy. The position approves the VAT returns and associated declarations for all Mondelez entities under his/her remit and ensures timely and accurate reporting to the management and external authorities. In addition the Manager VAT manages all VAT inspections performed by local tax authorities, and closely interact with the local and regional direct tax departments on common direct and indirect tax inspections. The role leads VAT related projects (such as for example implementations required because of legislative changes) and the VAT work-stream in other strategic projects (such as for example mergers, acquisitions or divestitures), either Performing coordination in testing/projects/various ad-hoc tasks. Bringing ideas for simplification and harmonization of VAT processes into practice.

Main responsibilities:
  • Oversight of VAT compliance for MEU region
  • Manage and design the VAT review and approval workflow Genpact/Mondelez
  • Coordinate approval of VAT payments, approve VAT returns and other associated tax and statistical declarations
  • Lead local VAT inspections and provision of VAT relevant documents to tax inspectors
  • Investigate day-to-day issues within the assigned country cluster
  • Backup Senior VAT Analysts and/or the Manager Indirect Taxes MEU
  • Provide updates to Genpact VAT team about procedural, legal or technical changes in Mondelez and training as appropriate
  • Manage and oversee processes centralized in the VAT team, such as Foreign VAT recovery, VAT relevant material master data and special external reporting, as per local legal requirements in all MEU countries
  • Coordinate and actively support on VAT matters in strategic projects and advice other functions on VAT legal matters, processes and procedures

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

from 2400 € per month

Employee perks, benefits

We offer a highly competitive salary plus annual bonus payment based on your performance.
We also offer top attractive benefits, such as:

  • Yearly salary review based on performance
  • Supplementary pension fund
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company notebook for private use
  • Home office benefit policy
  • Extra holidays
  • Paid days off (childbirth, birthday, wedding, etc.)
  • Sick days
  • Sick leave allowance
  • Electronic meal voucher card fully covered by employer
  • Free drinks, fruit and company products in the workplace
  • Company products with discount to please your family members and friends
  • Contribution to well-being (sports, relax, culture, travelling, etc.) via Cafeteria
  • MultiSport card for leisure activities
  • Contribution to healthcare (rehabilitation, opticians, pharmacies, etc.)
  • Year-long healthcare or preventive health check-up
  • Service awards
  • Company gym
  • Contribution to wedding, childbirth and retirement
  • Life insurance
  • Long terms sick leave and dread diseases insurance
  • Company parties and team events
  • International environment and further career progression
  • Contribution to education and ACCA study
  • Constant virtual and F2F learning opportunities

In case of selected positions also:

  • Company car for private use
  • Company cell phone for private use

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience in the area of VAT within international organization
  • Sound knowledge of VAT in Europe, including extensive knowledge of all local VAT laws and the related accounting rules
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of SAP system
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of business needs and customer oriented attitude
  • Very good leadership and influential abilities
  • Computer literacy and familiarity with Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Fluent English is a must


Brief description of the company

Mondelēz International, Inc. is one of the world´s largest snack companies.

Our dream is to create delicious moments of joy in everything we do. Over 100,000 employees support this dream by manufacturing and marketing delicious food and beverage products for consumers in approximately 165 countries around the world.

Mondelēz International holds the No. 1 position globally in Biscuits, Chocolate, Candy and Powdered Beverages.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Mondelez European Business Services Centre s.r.o.
Digital Park II, Einsteinova 19
851 01 Bratislava
Slovensko / Slovakia
ID: 3758275   Megjelentetés dátuma: 9.9.2019   A (bruttó) bér alapösszetevője és egyéb juttatások:   from 2400 € per month