Indirect Tax - Manager

Amazon   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: e-Commerce


5 - 7 years

Posted 294 days ago

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The candidate must be able to communicate complex tax concepts in ways that are meaningful and useful to non-tax professionals. The ideal candidate will be able to work with a high level of collegiality, functioning as an indirect tax adviser. The candidate should have knowledge of global VAT / GST systems and be comfortable liaising with various business teams within the company and with other members of the global tax department.

In order to be successful, the candidate must possess the ability to think strategically while also engaging in day-to-day tactical details. The candidate must demonstrate a proven ability to identify and manage tax risks and execute on projects. Additionally, the candidate should have in-depth tax technical knowledge with experience evaluating and advising on business initiatives, contemplated transactions, and business proposals.


· 5+ years of international indirect taxexperience with a public accounting firm, major law firm, in industry
· Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Law
· Indirect Tax Experience in multiple jurisdictions


· Previous in-house experience within a multinational business and either legal or accountancy firm experience
· Professional Tax Qualification
· Professional accounting or legal qualification
· Accounting experience and proficiency with Oracle and related data analytics skills
· Able to clearly and concisely interface with all levels of management
· Chartered Accountant (or equivalent) or graduate degree in law, taxation, or accountancy
· Excellent written and oral communication skills and an understanding of tax law and tax treaties.
· Detail-oriented individual who takes ownership of projects
· Able to extract, analyze, and review data and make appropriate recommendations
· Work effectively in a team environment
· Hard working, quicker learner with a positive ''can do'' attitude and solid professionalism
· Demonstrated ability to work effectively on milestone driven projects
· Able to work in a fast paced, informal, and often ambiguous environment.

Job ID: 624636