Michael Page Suisse

Tax / Tax consulting


Vat manager

New 01 December Genève, Geneva Perm

The missions of the position are:

*Advising clients on a wide range of national VAT issues
*Building strong client relationships by managing existing clients and providing exceptional level of client service
*Support in further developing the center of competence in national VAT within the Group by Identifying opportunities, develop new business and contribute to winning new clients
*Project work, including cross-border transactions, TESCM, process consulting (e.g. VAT in ERP reviews/implementation), VAT Cash Optimization etc.
*Taking overall responsibility of the quality of services provided to the clients
*Close cooperation with other internal departments e.g. Corporate Tax, Transfer Pricing, Audit, Advisory and Legal

A Manager Role

Within a Big 4 Company

*University degree in Law and/or Economics.
*Qualification in tax or advanced training in Tax, in national VAT is desirable.
*Strong Indirect Tax technical skills and willing to further develop those skills. Customs and Excise Taxes knowledge would be an asset.
*Relevant experience in managing complex national VAT customs projects
*6 to 7 years' experience working for a Big 4 firm is essential (we will consider candidates from professional services or law firms)
*Specific IT knowledge in SAP, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Oracle, JDE would be an asset
*Fluency in English. French and German are an asset
*Willing to travel within Switzerland (notably to Lausanne depending on clients/projects needs)
*Extensive communication skills and good time management skills
*Inspiring, entrepreneurial and enthusiastic

The package is in link with the experience of the candidate.