Junior Tax & Compliance Accountant

Junior Tax & Compliance Accountant

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Dortmund, Germany. Veghel, Netherlands.
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Full time
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Are you always looking for the bigger picture? But are you also getting enthusiastic about the details? Do you like having contact with stakeholders and specialists? If the answer is “yes,” then look no further!

Your department

The FSSC EMEA Accounting team is located in Veghel (headquarters of Vanderlande), Dortmund and Barcelona. The team consists of 18 people. The main goal of the team is to provide high-quality and professional services for the EMEA region. The scope of FSSC EMEA is tax and compliance, credit management and maintaining/improving financial processes. All regular transactions (processing invoices and bank statements) will be executed by your colleagues in India.

Your role

As a Junior Tax & Compliance Accountant for Germany, you are responsible for the local statutory tax compliance as well as Financial Statements. In this role, you ensure that figures are reliable and potential mistakes are identified. You will be using tools like; Hubble, JD Edwards, Tungsten, Blackline and Longview.

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing VAT – Prepare, Submit, Follow up on VAT declarations

  • External Financial Statement Activities – Extract trial balance (IFRS), Create adjustments (to local GAAP), Create statutory accounts, Submit statutory accounts, Execute audit requests, Check and share audit documentation, Point of contact for auditors.

  • Month-end close – Reviews as a balance owner of a set of companies the month-end figures, identifies (potential) misstatements. Ensures that all material misstatements are adjusted or reported during month-end close. 

  • Month-end close Blackline – Responsible for preparing and approving reconciliations within Blackline

Your Profile

  • A Bachelor degree in Accountancy or Business Economics / Business Administration;

  • >2 years of relevant experience within an international organization or accountancy firm;

  • Affinity with Tax rules and regulations;

  • Good communication skills;

  • Eager to learn;

  • You dare to ask questions;

  • You are curious in understanding things;

  • You have experience on VAT – German VAT is a plus;

  • You understand the accounting principles according to IFRS;

  • You have knowledge of the HGB;

  • You have knowledge of Excel;

  • Fluency in English and working proficiency in German;

  • Knowledge of JD Edwards is an advantage.

Your application

When the role of Junior Tax & Compliance Accountant appeals to you, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and cover letter.

For more information about the position, you can contact Inge Hoeks, Team Lead Accounting. For information about the process, please contact Alina Hauberg (+49 2161 6800 180).

What we offer​

In the challenging and responsible position of Junior Tax & Compliance Accountant, you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to industry-leading projects and be connected to our dedicated people and customers. We offer a position in an informal, international and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future.​

On top of that, we offer:​

  • Flexible working hours

  • Payment of 13 salaries

  • Our job bike program

  • Structured onboarding process

  • Annual salary-related appraisal discussions

  • Company pension plan & disability insurance

  • Group accident insurance & employer savings benefits

  • …and much more!

Diversity & Inclusion
Vanderlande is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

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