Indirect Tax Specialist


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    Indirect Tax
    Specialist will take care of GCC region VAT compliance for the Siemens energy entities
    around the Gulf area (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, and Bahrain). The varied and
    diverse work takes place mainly on the screen and in regular, diverse contact
    with various domestic and foreign colleagues. Within the framework of the
    respective company agreements, currently predominantly and in the future mixed
    in the office / home office.

    How You’ll Make an Impact

    • Prepare,
      analyze, and review the data related to the monthly/quarterly VAT returns.
    • Retrieve
      the VAT reports from the SAP and match it with the output & input VAT.
    • Review a
      sample of invoices of each VAT return, considering the domestic compliance
      regulations of such invoices and applicable VAT treatment.
    • Align with
      the local tax teams to validate and submit the VAT return.
    • Maintain
      proper records and documentations related to VAT transactions.
    • Assist the
      local tax team during VAT audits by providing the necessary documentations/justifications.
    • Analyze financial
      transactions, identify VAT implications and compliance requirements.
    • Explain VAT
      concepts and requirements to business units and stakeholders.
    • Reconcile
      the output and input VAT accounts with the entities’ books and records,
      justifying any differences.
    • Cooperate
      with tax advisors to optimize tax burdens.
    • Liaise
      with tax authorities and negotiates with tax officials at a tactical
    • Liaise
      with regional tax team on international projects.
    • Pro-actively
      identify weaknesses in current processes and identify solutions, to ensure
      that tax processes are in place and deliver the correct output.
    • Track
      legislative changes and pro-actively inform the management and business
      units regarding any new developments in terms of tax law and tax

    What you Bring

    • An
      Academic degree in Accounting / Finance from reputable University or
    • Minimum six
      to eight years’ experience in similar function.
    • Experience
      in GCC region tax legislation.
    • Solid
      SAP experience is an advantage.
    • Advanced
      experience with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
    • Excellent
      verbal, written, communication, and interpersonal skills as well as English
    • Presentation,
      analytical thinking, communication & accountability skills.
    • Excellent
      communication skills and the ability to work under pressure in difficult
      and often time-constrained situations will nicely round off your profile.
    • Must be
      able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline
      driven environment independently and within the team with high level of

    Who is Siemens Energy?

    At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

    Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

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    Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.

    We provide equal opportunities and welcome applications from people with disabilities.