Indirect Tax Analyst

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 1 500 EUR/monthMinimum base salary for this job is from 1500 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the role

Are you passionate about VAT, a field that is increasingly important in the world of tax? Do you want to work in a team with strong links to colleagues in other locations? 
This role features preparation of VAT returns for EMEA entities and Canadian GST returns for submission to tax authorities, as well as providing input into IT transformation projects.

What does the role offer?
•    Prepare VAT/GST returns, European Sales List, Supplementary Declarations and additional country specific reports on a timely basis.
•    Generation of monthly and quarterly VAT journals, ensuring VAT is posted to the correct account, cost centre and entity. 
•    Review and prepare VAT reports to ensure VAT has been correctly accounted for and is reported in the correct period.
•    Ensure VAT payments and receipts are correctly booked and VAT postings are completed and reconciled.
•    Process payment requests
•    Actively look for and support the implementation of improvements to the way we do things
•    Perform other position related tasks as required by manager.

In addition you will:
•    Help support the group's finance transformation and automation projects
•    Provide cover for roles in other teams if needed

About the team

As the world's leading reinsurance company we specialize in providing solutions to capital and risk management problems. We are an equal opportunity employer who joins financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. 
Group Tax Operations is a key team within Swiss Re's Group Tax department. We are the biggest team in the department and work with colleagues in multiple countries.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

About You

We are excited to get to know you if:
•    You have previous VAT accounting experience preferably at a European level
•    You are educated to degree level 
•    You are a fluent English speaker, other languages an advantage
•    You have an interest in developing your technological skills 
•    You have excellent verbal and written communication skills 
•    You have a good level of numeracy
•    You are able to work accurately to strict reporting deadlines
•    You have the motivation and ability to adapt to change 
•    You appreciate collaborating with colleagues in a varied team

"We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status."

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Brief description of the company

As the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer, we offer as our core business financial services products that enable risk taking essential to enterprise and progress. Our company was founded in Zurich, Switzerland in 1863, and operates in more than 25 countries and provides its expertise and services to clients throughout the world. We combine financial strengths with experience, knowledge and creative thought to explore new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders.

Number of employees

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
Learn more about working in Swiss Re Slovakia.


Kontaktná osoba: Natalia Zemkova

ID: 3935075  Dátum zverejnenia: 7.1.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 500 EUR/month