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Indirect Tax Expert


Запрошуємо працівників з України
Роботодавець відкритий для працевлаштування громадян України


aleja Marszałka Józefa Piłsudskiego 88



Your responsibilities

In this role, you have the opportunity to:

Coordinate Indirect Tax and compliance processes within organization, perform VAT activities required by corporate directives and policies and support internal/external audits.

You are responsible for:

• Indirect Tax activities required by Philips directives and policies.

• Indirect Tax review and approval for assigned country.

• Supervision and support of the employees of External Service Provider in the area of VAT (VAT preparation process).

• Ongoing cooperation with Country Chief Accountant, Market Finance Lead and Group Tax.

• Cooperation with external and internal counter parties within VAT function and other finance functions, including support for the business in case of: new projects, VAT law changes, ad hoc VAT related questions.

• Support of internal and external audits.

• Monitor the performance of external service provided guides and takes corrective actions.

• Support audits with documents and processes descriptions.

• Executes Internal Controls over Indirect Tax process.

You are a part of our Global Business Services in Łódź, where we centralize our business processes. We bring together supporting roles within HR, Finance, Procurement, Customer Service, Supply Chain and other, enabling you to have a career in an international, cross functional environment. Your future colleagues speak 25+ languages and represent 15+ different nationalities, supporting our operations in 50 countries on a daily basis.

The role will be situated in the Philips Accounting Operations (AccOps) Indirect Tax organization responsible for EMEA region. With focus on designated countries you will be reporting directly to Indirect Tax Team Manager EMEA.

Our requirements

  • University degree in Finance or equivalent is required.

  • At least 3 years of progressive work experience in managing VAT compliance on a country level.

  • Focus on development in the area of tax advisory will be an advantage.

  • SAP knowledge (FI, CO module) is a must.

  • Fluent communication skills in English (both oral and written) is required. Other European languages are welcome.

  • Knowledge of/ expertise in internal controls, SOx, controlling, project management, administrative organization.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and organize workload, multi-task is essential.

  • Effective in influencing and collaborating (courageous discussions) with colleagues from various disciplines and cultures.

  • Highly developed analytical capabilities, with a strong business and customer sense.

  • Effective listening and communication skills, highly developed interpersonal skills.

  • Proactive and hands on attitude, goal oriented and perseverant.

  • Able to drive change in processes to bring organizations in line with harmonized wow and or legal requirements.

  • Structured working style with eye for detail and hidden risks.

  • Team oriented and process driven.

What we offer

In return, we offer you:

The unique combination of a critical and challenging role and a creative and empowering office environment. You will be actively encouraged to make improvements, establish best in class service and have a direct impact on the success of Philips on a daily basis.

• Annual bonus based on performance achieved

• Private medical care with option to extend it to family members

• Benefit System cards

• Discount for Philips’ products

• Language courses

• Relocation package applicable for people moving in from outside of Łódź region

• Promotion of healthy lifestyle in the office (fruits twice / week in the office, gym, massage chairs, various events)

  • Benefits

  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • life insurance

  • remote work opportunities

  • flexible working time

  • fruits

  • corporate products and services at discounted prices

  • employee referral program

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8napTbfNhME).

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.


Over 130 years ago, Frederik and Gerard Philips started a small light bulb company in Eindhoven. Little did they realize that it would become a global force of innovation, committed to improving billions of lives worldwide. But it did.

Today, Philips is a world leading health technology company with a vision to make life better for people worldwide through meaningful innovation. Making good on this promise depends on our passionate, inspirational, collaborative and diverse team.

We have over 80,000+ brilliant people around the world but are always looking for more. Like-minded, motivated, focused minds to join us in creating a healthier, more connected society while transforming themselves personally and professionally.

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s an experience filled with unexpected moments that will transform you in lasting and positive ways. Help us improve the world for the better while building a career that no one could have planned for. Even you.

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