BASF Consultant VAT (f/m) in Berlin, Germany

Consultant VAT (f/m)

Job Field:Finance & Accounting

Location:Berlin, DE

Company:BASF Services Europe GmbH

Job Type:Permanent

Job ID:EN55021127ONLE11

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Located in the heart of Berlin, BASF Services Europe brings together an international team of around 1,200 colleagues, with over 50 different nationalities, working in our Finance, Controlling, HR departments and Procurement. The performance and expertise of over 200 of our BASF companies in the whole of Europe are collected together in our BASF Shared Service Centre.

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What you can expect

We are looking for several consultants (f/m) to contribute in a long-term project within the VAT-team and support the technical and procedural implementation of VAT-related specifications in SAP.

  • You will monitor the efficient depiction of processes that are relevant from a VAT perspective within the SAP R/3 system and contribute with your own ideas to improve the technical and procedural solutions and workflows.

  • In this interface function, you will maintain regular dialogue not only with the VAT experts, but also with the Financial Reporting, Master Data, Finance, Purchasing and Sales units and with the corporate units in Ludwigshafen.

  • Working within projects, you will participate in defining the specifications and assume responsibility for testing and implementation as well as documentation tasks.

What we expect

  • You hold a degree in business and economics or a comparable vocational training and already gained professional experience in financial accounting, project management or in value-added tax area.

  • Besides your excellent MS Office skills and good understanding of automated processes, practical experience with the SAP R/3, especially in the modules FI, SD or MM will be beneficial.

  • During the daily business you complement your great presentation and communication skills with a good command of both German and English within our intercultural teams.

  • Contributing to achieve best performances and full potential, you are characterized by your problem-solving ability and your high personal initiative.

  • Please state your availability and salary expectations in your application.

We offer

In our Berlin office, you will be given the opportunity to shape your own personal development, while making a profound impact on our European services. Receiving on-the-job training through our "Buddy System", you will be able to benefit from flexible working hours. As part of our dynamic team, you have the chance to engage and experience diversity & inclusion on a daily basis as well as contribute your ideas to the worldwide BASF network.

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