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VAT Compliance Specialist

Date: Jul 9, 2019

Location: Dungarvan, WD, IE, X35 F207

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia Business Services – Vacancy

VAT Compliance Specialist


A vacancy has arisen for a VAT Compliance Specialist at Glanbia Business Services in Kilkenny or Dungarvan. This is a permanent role.


Key elements of the role

  • Preparation and submission of Indirect tax compliance (including VAT, GST and Excise duties) for all Glanbia business units across multiple jurisdictions
  • Assisting in the provision of Indirect tax advice to all business units
  • Support the businesses’ objectives by ensuring that Indirect tax compliance obligations already in place are maintained to the highest standard
  • 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
  • Assistance in internal and external audits and liaising with relevant tax Authorities on ad hoc queries
  • Participating 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 so that issues are resolved in a timely manner


Requirements for the role


  • ITI tax qualified
  • University degree in business, finance, accounting or similar qualification


Skills & experience

  • Experience in International Indirect tax reporting an advantage
  • Proven track record in the provision of high value tax work
  • Excellent technical skills
  • 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
  • Proficiency in PC skills (including Word, Excel)




  • The energy, enthusiasm and drive to make it happen.
  • A team player who has the ability to motivate others, making it fun while getting the job done.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better