Finance and Tax Consultant

In this role, you will be responsible for tax compliance (direct and indirect), tax reporting and the tax business support for Italy including the management of the local tax advisors. You will cooperate with the country finance accounting teams, business, and operating teams as well as central tax team. The role reports hierarchically to the Managing Director Sixt Italy and functionally to Financial Department in Germany and will be based in our headquarter in Segrate. The position has to collaborate with all the internal departments in Italy and in Germany and with external suppliers in a very operative way.


Responsibilities:

  • Ensure and produce full compliance in national direct and indirect tax matters as a business partner and as governance function
  • Establish and further develop tax compliance management process and procedure acting as a point of reference within the organization for all tax issues (to be discussed in depth with external consultants);
  • Provide tax advices and recommendations to operational department (in Italy and abroad) as well as to Central tax team
  • Preparation of declarations (LIPE, VAT, INTRASTAT, UNICO, etc.) in collaboration with consultants
  • Ensure deferred tax and tax reporting calculation in collaboration with consultants
  • Collaborate with Local Managers and Accounting Teams

Requirements:

  • Degree in Economics
  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar role, gained in a company or in leading international firms
  • Experience in preparing the main annual and periodic tax declarations (VAT settlement, Intrastat, 770 form, income declaration, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of accounting, VAT and the Corporate Tax
  • Hands-on approach and ability to complete a project from start to finish
  • Ability to approach issues in a very operative way
  • Ability to deal with different partners, internal and external
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skill
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, of Jira or equivalent software

Our Needs:

Create and maintain all financial issues of Sixt Italy and maintain financial and tax compliance. We propose a consultancy contract (P.IVA) or a fixed term contract as internal employee.