VAT Expert

Place of work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 500 EUR/monthBase pay for this position starts from EUR 2500 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 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.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

VAT Analyst
Amazon is seeking a Tax Analyst with experience in European VAT to support the EMEA VAT advisory team. As part of a larger team, this position will involve assistance in VAT technical support services, PAN EU VAT advice as well as the governance and VAT controls of new business initiatives.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
Supporting the Senior Manager responsible for VAT planning coordination and controllership supporting the VAT planning team, the VAT Analyst will:
· Assist in European VAT related support activities across various Amazon businesses and customer service teams, including gleaning and consolidating European VAT advice/requirements;
· Work with VAT controllership, internal and external business partners to ensure continued compliance and commercial alignment based on contractual arrangements;
· Assist in promoting European VAT awareness including knowledge sharing and training.

· A team player who is confident in communicating with others and able to work with minimal supervision.
· Partner well with people at all levels within an organization.
· The ability to work in a team with a “can-do” attitude.
· The ability to demonstrate ownership, initiate and implement change with a problem solving approach.
· Organized and methodical with strong attention to detail.
· Fluent written and verbal communications skills in English
· Other European languages such as French, German, Italian, Polish and Spanish are an advantage.

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)

Other knowledge

Tax legislation - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

· Ideally 4-5 years of experience in a VAT compliance/advisory role in a multinational and/or professional organization.
· Experience in a retail/marketplace environment is an advantage.
· In-house VAT experience is an advantage.

Degree in finance, tax, accounting, or related fields. Specialization in European VAT is an advantage.


Brief description of the company

At, 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
Twin City Tower( Mlynské Nivy 10). 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

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Mlynské Nivy 10
821 09 Bratislava-Staré Mesto
ID: 3922173  Dátum zverejnenia: 17.5.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 500 EUR/month