Indirect Tax Lead

Date: 5 Sep 2023

Location: Dublin or Kilkenny, L, IE, D24

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia Business Services

Indirect Tax Lead


Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey 


The opportunity

A vacancy has arisen for an Indirect Tax Lead at Glanbia Business Services. This is a permanent role and will report to the Group VAT Manager.



This opportunity can be based in our offices in Dungarvan, Co Waterford / Kilkenny or Citywest, Dublin 24 with a blended working arrangement available through our Smart working modelwhich allows you a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance


Key elements of the role

  • Review of Indirect Tax compliance (including VAT, GST and Excise duties) for all Glanbia business units across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Preparation and delivery of Indirect tax advice to all business units.
  • Delegating work to and managing tax specialists on the team.
  • Working with Indirect Tax Manager and other Tax functions to develop and grow Glanbia Indirect Tax function and service offering.
  • Liaising with external Advisors in relation to Indirect tax compliance requirements.
  • Handle queries, provide advice and technical support, including training to internal and external customers with respect to Indirect tax issues.
  • Management of internal and external audits and liaising with relevant tax Authorities.
  • Indirect Tax Lead in Group wide projects to ensure our Indirect tax compliance requirements are maintained as the Group expands internationally into multiple jurisdictions
  • Proactively identify weaknesses in current processes relating to indirect tax matters and identifying solutions including automation so that issues are resolved in a timely manner.


The skills you will bring to the team


  • AITI tax qualified
  • 3rd level degree in business, finance, accounting or similar qualification



  • Previous experience in International Indirect tax reporting
  • Proven track record in the provision of high value tax work
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Management of people
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical thinking and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently, to work under pressure and to handle several projects at once
  • SAP experience an advantage


If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!


What we would like to offer you!  

The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and a competitive compensation package


About Glanbia  

The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Glanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  



At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status.


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.