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Brno, CZ, 63900

VAT Specialist EMEA

The VAT Specialist EMEA role is based in the Lear Financial Shared Service Centre located in Brno, Czech Republic. The Centre is supporting various European Lear plants with their internal Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable tasks and supports also VAT reporting obligations. If you are interested in tax and accounting, you are communicative person enjoying new challenges, this is perfect career opportunity for you.


Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Performing monthly/quarterly VAT compliance tasks for Lear group VAT registrations in different countries in the EMEA region (this includes preparation and filing VAT returns, EC Sales Lists, Control statements and Intrastat reporting)
  • Performing invoices and other relevant documentation reviews to check the correct VAT treatment and related requirements
  • Obeying VAT compliance and deadlines
  • Support for new VAT registrations process
  • Reporting into Lear EMEA Corporate tax team
  • Coordination with plants and tax authorities
  • Ad-hoc tasks and related administration



  • Degree in business administration / accounting/ finance preferred
  • Tax / finance background with willingness to specialize in VAT compliance preferred
  • Accurate and affine with numbers
  • Paying attention to details but also maintains the full picture of accounting processes and VAT sensitive controls
  • Advanced knowledge of English (corporate language and process related documentation in English)
  • User level PC skills (Microsoft Office – Outlook, Excel)


We can offer:

  • Work in one of the largest multinational corporations (Fortune 500)
  • Multicultural environment with daily use of foreign languages
  • A strong base to continue or improve your finance knowledge
  • Professional growth - culture of promoting from within
  • Regular social events
  • Modern office in Spielberk Office Centre