European VAT Accountant


Full time |  Permanent  |  3 year -   6 year  |  Salary type not mentioned Salary not mentioned  |  1 Jobs

Job Description

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
Manage the Pan European accounting and VAT compliance, including the review of VAT,
Intrastat, NBB and environmental contributions
Run VAT and Intrastat reports and assess indirect tax treatment of transactions
Gather information needed from concerned parties if required for the assessment of certain transactions
Communicate erroneous transactions to concerned departments
Formulate and confirm execution of corrective actions and initiate internal workflow process
Follow up to ensure execution of requested corrections
Analyse balance sheet VAT accounts to determine recoverability of items in EU jurisdictions where the company has no direct VAT registration
Advise Credit Collections team members on customer related VAT scenarios
Liaise with SAP Center of Excellence on system enhancements compliance updates as needed
Assist in completing the monthly close process and ensuring balance sheet entries are reconciled, reviewed, and have appropriate supporting documentation
Work with the Accounting Manager to support internal/external audit in ensuring all controls are in place and any discrepancies noted are corrected or have a measurable action plan in place to correct the discrepancies
Analysis of trends and variances for general ledger accounts to verify accuracy and document justifications for financial reporting
Assist in quarter and year-end financial statement process
Performing special projects as required
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor degree accountancy-tax or equivalent by experience
3 to 6 years’ experience in accountancy-tax
Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
You communicate fluently in English and have Dutch or French as mother tongue
You have a great sense of accuracy and you are result oriented
You are team oriented, enthusiastic and flexible
You have a working knowledge of MS Office (Certainly Excel)
You have experience in using an accountancy software, SAP is an advantage
An international, young and dynamic working environment
Opportunities to grow together with the organization
Continuous learning possibilities
A competitive remuneration package including meal vouchers, eco cheques as well as other benefits

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Since setting foot in Europe in 2002, ScanSource Europe has become the market leader in the distribution of specialty niche technologies, including Barcode, Auto ID and POS solutions. Our European headquarters are in Brussels, Belgium and we employ 300 people, with native speakers of 25 different languages. Here you will find a young, international, multi-cultural, challenging and dynamic fast-paced environment. We value teamwork, personal creativity and pride ourselves on always encouraging our employees to express themselves. We offer a high level of autonomy and endless opportunities to build your professional future. ScanSource Europe is part of ScanSource Inc. located in Greenville, South Carolina, USA and quoted on the NASDAQ (SCSC).

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ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is the leading international distributor of specialty technology products, focusing on point-of-sale (POS) and barcode, communications and physical security solutions. ScanSource's teams provide value-added services and operate from two technology segments, Worldwide Barcode & Security and Worldwide Communications & Services. ScanSource is committed to helping its reseller customers choose, configure, and deliver the industry's best products across almost every vertical market in North America, Latin America and Europe. Founded in 1992, the Company ranks #711 on the Fortune 1000.


Bachelor degree accountancy tax or equivalent by experience

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