Global Business Services

VAT Manager

R-84454 | Bratislava, Slovak Republic

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Job Description

Are You Ready to Make It Happen at Mondelēz International?

Join our Mission to Lead the Future of Snacking. Make It Matter.

The main role of VAT Manager is to oversee & manage all VAT compliance processes across the countries assigned to the incumbent, and to ensure compliance with the applicable VAT laws and the Mondelez indirect tax policy. VAT Manager reviews/ approves the VAT returns and associated declarations for all Mondelez entities under his/her remit and also has to ensure timely and accurate reporting to the management and external authorities. In addition the VAT Manager shall manage all VAT inspections performed by local tax authorities, and closely interact with the local and regional direct tax departments on common direct and indirect tax inspections. The VAT Manager leads VAT related projects (such as for example implementations required because of legislative changes) and the VAT work-stream in other strategic projects (such as for example mergers, acquisitions or divestitures), either Performing coordination in testing/projects/various ad-hoc tasks. Bringing ideas for simplification and harmonization of VAT processes into practise. 

How you will contribute

  • Oversight of VAT compliance for selected EU countries
  • Ensure quality and legal compliance in the area of VAT
  • Approve VAT returns and other associated tax and statistical declarations
  • Manage and coordinate approval of VAT payments
  • Manage local VAT inspections and provision of VAT relevant documents to tax inspectors
  • Drive for harmonization and simplification in all VAT processes
  • Monitor legal requirements (requires extensive knowledge of all local VAT laws and the related accounting rules)
  • Coordinate and actively support on VAT matters in strategic projects
  • Advice other functions on VAT legal matters, processes and procedures
  • Provide VAT trainings to other functions/departments as appropriate

What you will bring

A desire to drive your future and accelerate your career. You will bring experience and knowledge in:

  • Sound knowledge of VAT in Europe, at least 3 years working experience in the area of VAT
  • Strong  understanding and knowledge of SAP
  • English language – fluent
  • Good level of MS Office – Word, Excel, Power Point​

We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we support your career and development. In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer salary starting at: 2,700 € plus bonus payment based on your performance. The final offer will depend on the skills and previous experience of the candidate. We also offer top attractive benefits, such as:

  • Cooperative and strong team environment
  • International career opportunities
  • Constant learning opportunities, talent support
  • Performance annual bonus payment, yearly salary review based on performance
  • Cafeteria (sports, relax venue, culture, travelling opportunities, language courses), free drinks and fruit in the workplace, meal vouchers, free company products, company gym
  • Flexible working hours, extra holiday days, holiday for 1st day at school of the children, financial contribution to wedding, childbirth and retirement, service awards, manager´s awards, life insurance, contribution to education, contribution to pension fund up to 4% of monthly salary, company parties and team events
  • Selected positions according to the seniority: company car also for private use, cell phone, notebook

This role is primarily open for full-time employment. However, we are also open to considering exceptional candidates for part-time contract (75%).

The responsibilities of this position are performed within the framework of a regional business model that is defined and managed by Mondelēz  Europe GmbH, Switzerland .

No Relocation support available

Business Unit Summary

At Mondelez Europe, we are proud, not only of the iconic brands we make, but also of the people who make them. Our delicious products are created in 52 plants across Europe by more than 28,000 passionate people. We are the top maker of chocolate and biscuits and a leading maker of gum and candy. We make sure our powerful global brands and local jewels like Cadbury, Milka and Alpen Gold chocolates, Oreo, belVita, LU and Tuc biscuits, and Stimorol and Dirol gums get safely into our customers hands—and mouths. Great people and great brands. That’s who we are. Join us on our journey to continue leading the future of snacking around the world by offering the right snack, for the right moment, made the right way.

Mondelēz International is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type


Service Operations (Delivery)

Global Business Services


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