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Tax Accountant - VAT Expert with German

Publication Date:  Jan 8, 2023
Ref. No:  408913

Sofia, BG, 1000

This role is for our Global Business Services Center (GBSC) (part of Unified Communication and Collaboration - UCC division) located in TSUM Business Center.


Job Description:


  • Value Added Tax: Responsible for the timely and proper preparation of the advance VAT returns for several companies in Germany: posting of VAT payable, preparation of explanatory notes, annual VAT returns and payment instructions
  • VAT: reconciliation of input tax and VAT accounts in the balance sheet; audits, plausibility checks and corrections of incorrect postings, clarification, and adjustment of differences
  • Creation and uploading of VAT data for complete documentation of the preparation of the financial statements and accounting in the closing file
  • Advising controllers, business operations, O2C and AP staff, and deciding on VAT posting procedures in the context of accounting for operational business transactions with a focus on tax compliance requirements
  • Close cooperation and coordination within the team, with the tax department, the other General Accounting teams and with internal or external accounting service providers.
  • Contribute to the timely and proper preparation of the financial statements of the Atos/Unify companies in Germany, taking into account internal regulations as well as requirements of the tax department and statutory disclosure and classification requirements
  • Preparation of analyses and evaluations within the scope of responsibilities for the tax department and accounting management
  • Representation and explanation of facts and financial statements internally at Atos/Unify, towards tax auditors (tax office) and auditors
  • Recognition of and attention to tax aspects and interrelationships in overarching topics such as preparation of financial statements, accounting, controlling and business management
  • Participation in project and working groups for changes/CR's in the SAP systems and for the further development of the tax compliance management system in the area of sales tax





  • Education: Bachelor's degree or comparable
  • Work experiences - several years of professional experience
  • Very good knowledge of VAT law; basic knowledge of commercial, debt and corporate law, balance sheet accounting according to IFRS and HGB
  • Very good knowledge of accounting system SAP R41 (and NESSIE) / Closing File / Archiving system Saperion / Book of Internal Controls
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Fluent German


What we offer?


  • Professional Growth in a Global Company
  • Individual Career Path
  • Talent Program
  • E-Learning Hub
  • Knowledge Sharing Programs and Trainings
  • Mentor Support
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Home Office
  • 26 Paid Vacation Days
  • 5 Wellness Fridays Vacation
  • Medical Care including Dental Care, Glasses, etc.
  • Referral Bonus
  • Food Vouchers
  • Multisport Card
  • Store Discounts
  • Team Buildings and Company Events
  • Lounge and Game Areas
  • Charity and Volunteer Activities 
  • Career Opportunities for Relocation in our International Offices
  • Metro Station next to the Office


If you recognize the opportunity to develop professionally in a multinational company working with skillful co-workers to share experience with, do not hesitate to apply with a CV in English.

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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