Romania Bucurest: Senior VAT Tax Advisor

Date: Jul 13, 2019

Location: Bucurest, B, RO, 13686

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Under general supervision of the EESSA VAT Manager, the successful candidate will support the VAT compliance and reporting for the Continental Europe region. Responsible for the monthly VAT returns, Intrastat and EC Sales lists process, account reconciliations and VAT technical research across multiple jurisdictions in Europe.


Key responsibilities:

  • Preparing and submitting timely and accurate VAT returns across continental Europe, including preparation of full filing from internal system data for some countries and liason with local advisors in others to manage the VAT compliance process.
  • Preparing and submitting timely and accurate ECSL and Intrastat returns across Continental Europe region working closely with Logistic, AP/AR teams.
  • Collaborating with the AP/AR offshore operations team in India/Dubai and building quality control mechanisms.
  • Preparing monthly reconciliations of VAT accounts.
  • Making sure payments are reviewed and filed in a timely manner.
  • Supporting the Regional Tax Manager/ EESSA VAT Manager on tax audits, VAT refunds requests and other operational issues.
  • Providing advice on VAT treatments for transactions in the region as required, including VAT analysis of proposed contracting structures.
  • Assisting with other ad hoc advisory and project work, as required, for indirect taxes as, for instance, the implementation of the VAT automation process



Skills required:

  • Degree in Accounting or related field and
  • Professional qualification in tax or accountancy
  • Fluent in English – knowledge of any other European Language will be appreciated
  • Strong VAT compliance experience across EU region (at least 5 years of experience required) and good understanding of main EU VAT principles
  • Strong IT skills with accounting software (e.g. SAP)
  • Ability to organize, manage and prioritize work in order to deliver to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work as part of a team but to be self-motivated and demonstrate initiative
  • A commitment to VAT and to remain up to date with developments in VAT



Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Bucuresti-Ploiesti No. 172-176, Bucurest, Bucharest, 13686, Romania


Job Details

Requisition Number: 75009  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Support Services 
Product Service Line: Finance  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

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