VAT Specialist 100%

Permanent employment / Oftringen, Switzerland

VAT Specialist 100%


Job main responsibilities

  • As a member of the Group VAT competence team, provide advice on Indirect Taxes to business on supply chain questions, specific transactions and on standard business models
  • Timely and formally correct filing of Swiss and foreign VAT returns of the Swiss Omya companies including EC Sales Lists and Intrastat declarations
  • Maintain and set the tax determination in the SAP ERP system for all OTIS SAP Omya companies
  • Review and support international trade and business set-ups e. g. VAT registration abroad, EU VAT (consignment warehouses, chain transactions, triangular transactions, intra-Community deliveries/purchases, input tax refund procedures, etc.)
  • Assist in the implementation of Tax Digitalization projects (SAF-T, e-invoicing, e-archiving)
  • Support and advise stakeholders in the area of VAT primarily related to Switzerland and the EU on day-to-day VAT questions and issues

Candidate profile requirements

This position suits perfectly a person who has little experience in VAT but who is motivated, ambitious and willing to learn. Training will be provided to the right person.

  • Few years (1-2 years) of experience in Indirect Tax
  • Good CH and EU VAT know-how both theoretical and practical
  • Sound finance and accounting know-how
  • SAP knowledge required as well as good Excel skills
  • Hands-on attitude, result driven, ability to work on complex business cases and willing to learn about VAT and SAP
  • Team player also capable to work autonomously
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good command of written and spoken English and German

In a first evaluation, only direct applications are going to be considered.


HR Business Partner, Diana Flückiger

T +41 62 789 21 49