Germany Tax Manager R6023

Tax Germany, Germany


Germany Tax Manager in EMEA Compliance Development.

Job Duties:


  • Be a Subject Matter Expert in VAT compliance matters for a country, as part of our cross functional GRS team.

  • Own and champion a compliance culture; responsible for setting the expected country compliance standards and quality control in delivery.

  • Be a key relationship point with our German tax agents on behalf of Avalara in relation to VAT registrations, VAT filings, official enquiries, tax audits.

  • Be a collaboration lead with our German tax agents, to drive process change and create efficiencies.

  • Train and support development for I2 staff in Compliance Development

  • Support the resolution for specific or isolated instances of non-compliant delivery.

  • Implement a strong digital and technology approach to automate and streamline compliance procedures.

  • Lead remediation of compliance delivery breakdowns across by collaborating Avalara functions; rectify non-compliance and drive the execution of the preventative action plan.

  • Qualifications:


  • Must possess 8 years working experience of EU VAT knowledge across registration, filing, and notice management..

  • Must be a critical and independent thinker, with good judgement, problem-solving and analytical skills.

  • Must be highly collaborative and be able to thrive in a team environment.

  • Must possess a strong sense of responsibility and self-accountability to meet goals.

  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree level qualification or higher.

  • About Avalara:

    We're building cloud-based tax compliance solutions to handle every transaction in the world. Imagine every transaction you make — every tank of gas, cup of coffee, or pair of sneakers, every movie ticket, meal kit, or streamed song, every sensor-to-sensor ping. Nearly every time you make a purchase, physical or digital, there's an accompanying unique and nuanced tax compliance calculation.

    The logic behind calculating taxes — the rules, rates, and boundaries — is a global, layered, three-dimensional mess of complexity, with compliance dictated by governments and applied by every business, every day.

    Avalara works with businesses of all sizes, all over the world — from corner stores to gigantic global retailers — to calculate tax accurately and automatically, at speeds measured in milliseconds. That's a massive technical challenge, in terms of scale, reliability, and complexity, and we do it better than anyone.

    That's why we're growing fast. Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and around the world, in Belgium, Brazil, Canada, India, and the U.K.

    Equal Opportunities: 

    Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.

    Reasonable Accommodation:

    Avalara is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to job applicants with physical or mental disabilities. Applicants with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can follow this process outlined when applying for a position: Please provide your name and contact information to our recruitment team at [email protected]

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    Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.