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International VAT Policy Manager

Job Title: International VAT Policy Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 7167a0cb-896a-4b46-a788-f19151c6d1d9
Job Published: January 20, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Candidate Description

The successful candidate will be a motivated tax professional, comfortable working in a fast paced, pressured and exciting environment.

The role will drive and support a number of international VAT policy initiatives across the Amazon business (including Marketplace, Retail, Digital and AWS), working with tax, public policy and business teams to shape Amazon's response to VAT legislative developments. This role will encompass a range of high profile projects and exposure to senior stakeholders.

· 5+ years of VAT experience in a large accounting or consulting practice, law firm, or in-house at a blue chip commercial organisation. · Excellent written and spoken English, with an ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels.

· Recognised professional tax qualification (CIOT/ADIT or equivalent), or relevant law degree. · Experience of working with VAT policy issues and policy makers. · Ability to work independently with limited general supervision, effectively prioritizing competing demands in a fast-paced environment. · Ability to deal with ambiguity and manage changing priorities. · The ability to persuasively communicate complex and technical concepts and issues to internal and external stakeholders.

Amazon has an exciting opportunity for a VAT Manager to join the VAT planning team, focusing on international VAT policy issues. The role can be based in the United States or in London.

The successful candidate will be a motivated tax professional, comfortable working in a fast paced, pressured and exciting environment.

The role will drive and support a number of international VAT policy initiatives across the Amazon business (including Marketplace, Retail, Digital and AWS), working with tax, public policy and business teams to shape Amazon's response to VAT legislative developments. This role will encompass a range of high profile projects and exposure to senior stakeholders.

· 5+ years of VAT experience in a large accounting or consulting practice, law firm, or in-house at a blue chip commercial organisation. · Excellent written and spoken English, with an ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels.

· Recognised professional tax qualification (CIOT/ADIT or equivalent), or relevant law degree. · Experience of working with VAT policy issues and policy makers. · Ability to work independently with limited general supervision, effectively prioritizing competing demands in a fast-paced environment. · Ability to deal with ambiguity and manage changing priorities. · The ability to persuasively communicate complex and technical concepts and issues to internal and external stakeholders.