Finance Expert Tax

24 Aug 2016
27 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
ABB is creating a new Global Business Service (GBS) centre in Krakow. The GBS structure allows ABB to consolidate and deliver top-quality Finance services to our local businesses around the globe. Joining the ABB GBS in Krakow, you will have the opportunity to work in a high-paced international environment and grow together with the rapidly developing business. Join us now in this exciting journey and seize the unique opportunity to take an active part in shaping the development of the new global organization in GBS.

- Overall accountable for up to date VAT analytics area;
- Works closely with the other member of Tax team and also the GBS Finance team, mainly GA
- Working on identification/improvement of processes in the given area, mainly VAT and improving and updating relevant supporting documentation;
- Works closely with the local GBS to drive updates and sign-off of documentation;
- Serves as GBS Tax contact point (in within Finance area) whereas closely cooperates with GBS Finance Delivery Lead and Delivery Managers (AP, AR, GA) and also the Tax Function
- Executes analysis and reports as assigned, and takes appropriate action if necessary;
- Complies with and help achieve Internal Control over Financial Reporting compliance in the tax (VAT) area;
- May participates in internal control testing and prepare relevant documentation;
- Ensures all relevant stakeholders are aware of progress and/or issues to maximize customer satisfaction;
- Supports development of more junior colleagues by acting as SME for assigned area.

- 5 years+ of experience with International VAT in practice or commerce, & 2 years+ experience with Analytics;
- Relevant professional qualification;
- Previous experience in Finance Shared Services environment, preferably for a global company;
- Completed degree in higher education in Finance/Tax or Commerce (BA);
- Master or postgraduate studies in the area of Tax (VAT) a strong plus;
- Proficient in business English;
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Customer service orientation;
- Strong user knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel skills;
- Good organization and coordination skills;
- Process orientation and attention to details;
- Strong analytical and problem solving ability;
- Ability to work individually or in teams and with deadlines;
- Strong theoretical knowledge of methods and technologies;
- Ability to build knowledge or assigned disciplines in the organization;
- Project Management skills a strong plus;
- Exposure to Accounting tools a strong plus.