Tax Accountant

Porto | Portugal | Accounting & Finance

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

adidas Shared Services in Porto delivers high quality services for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Retail Accounting, eCommerce Accounting, Non Trade Procurement and other Finance processes for adidas companies located in Europe and Americas.

However, our success journey continues and we will now integrate several additional Teams in Porto. We are creators in our fields, thinking strategically about how digital tools can make reporting more transparent and targets more controllable. If you see yourself as a coach, playmaker, planner and problem solver, we invite you to be a part of our team.

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

Prepare and manage for the applicable regions the end to end Tax and filing process for the adidas subsidiaries, within a highly automated set up.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the preparation of complex / high volume Tax declarations from beginning to end, including data extraction, controls, input, review, submission and documentation
  • Knowledge and performance of tax calculations
  • Manage the preparation of declarations from beginning to end, including data extraction, controls, input, review, submission and documentation
  • Further improve or develop reports for the creation and/or checking of the declarations
  • Ensure that Tax accounts are correct and reconciled with declarations and P&L
  • Ensure that all tasks in the filing dashboard are completed (including standard reconciliations and basic filing checks)
  • Preparation, and take care of payment, of complex / high volume Tax filings
  • Fiscal Books preparation and analysis
  • Support month and closing procedures
  • Keep daily control over documents received
  • Follow strictly deadlines for taxes
  • Knowledge and monitoring of tax and legal changes

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Practical experience with Tax and intrastat filing within LAM and/or European countries
  • Good knowledge of SAP
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • Knowledge of International Corporate Taxation / working with different software
  • Team player
  • Good communication skills and the capability to independently interact with different stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently and with deadlines
  • Fluency in English, both verbal and written

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, finance, or legal, or comparable professional education
  • Minimum 4 years of experience on Tax Area

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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The Facts

Jobtitle Tax Accountant
Team Accounting & Finance
Brand adidas
Location Porto
Country Portugal
Number 178066
Position Type Full time
Date Jun-05, 2018
Relocation no

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