ASCENTOR Recruitment & Executive Search

Senior Tax Specialist

Bucharest (City) (RO)
11 Aug 2017
12 Sep 2017
Job category
Contract Type
Full Time

Job purpose

The Senior Tax Specialist has a key role within the Accounting department of a FMCG multinational, reporting directly to the Accounting Manager and working closely with the accounting and controlling team, while also interacting with internal/external stakeholders (auditors, authorities, the company business community).


Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to compute company's tax liabilities (Corporate Income Tax, VAT, Environmental tax, Withholding taxes, etc.) ensuring timely and accurate submission of the tax returns;
  • Ensure proper and correct application of tax legislation within the company, making sure that the information is in line with the company's accounting standards;
  • Ensure all tax transactions are accounted for and in accordance with the Romanian tax regulations;
  • Represent the company during any tax audit;
  • Monitor changes in Romanian tax legislation and ensure overall company awareness by informing and advising colleagues on actions to be taken;
  • Regularly analyze the taxes paid by the company and identify strategies for tax saving in accordance with tax legislation;
  • Works closely with the company Business Services to achieve efficiency and reduce non-value adding activities;
  • In charge to maintain and update all tax standard routines and internal procedures;
  • Assist the Accounting Manager regarding group tax reporting requirements.


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 4 years hands-on experience in Romanian tax field, in a similar position within a multinational company or/ and Big4;
  • Strong knowledge of the Romanian tax legislation with experience in interpreting and clearing complex tax matters;
  • Previous experience of working with SAP and Excel/ Word is very important;
  • Comfortable with multiple daily responsibilities and with managing change whenever is required;
  • The ability to coordinate, prioritize and plan work efficiently in order to meet deadlines;
  • Strong written and oral Romanian and English communication skills and ability to communicate with personnel having different levels of financial understanding;
  • Bachelor degree in Finance/ Accounting/ Economics is a must;
  • Industry experience is considered a plus;
  • Leadership skills, team management is advantageous.


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