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Tax and Tax Compliance Accountant - China(m/f/d)

Tax and Tax Compliance Accountant - China(m/f/d)

Field of Work:  Finance & Accounting

Berlin, Berlin, DE

ID:  3011

We are part of a family-owner globally operating group and one of the leading seed producers and currently on our way to the future.  As part of the ONEGLOBE initiative, we are looking for a Tax and Tax Compliance Accountant - China (m/f/d) for our office in Berlin as soon as possible. The position is unlimited and full-time. 


Your Tasks:

  • As a tax accountant, you ensure delivery of operational tax services in accordance with the defined processes in a timely manner.
  • You will be primarily responsible for processing the regular local tax routines including CIT, VAT, EC Sales List, withholding tax, stamp duty, etc.
  • In addition, you also support the GTC Subledger Teams to define the appropriate VAT treatment of individuals transactions and to process adjustments for VAT reporting purposes. You need to review tax codes per legal entity and support the GTC Subledger Teams in the interpretation and application of the tax codes.
  • Moreover, you will create local statistical reports including Intrastat, indirect investment reports, etc.
  • Furthermore, you will act as a point of contact to the external advisor of the company in the corporate income tax return and deferred and current tax calculation process (financial reporting of annual closing process).


Your Profile:

  • Ideally, you have completed your academic degree in Business Administration, Taxation or similar.
  • Preferably you already have 2 or more years of experience in the field of taxation and/or tax accounting (IFRS, local GAAP).
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Chinese are basic requirements for this exciting and challenging task.
  • You have a basic knowledge of principles and practices of financial record keeping.
  • In addition, you have experience in SAP or other ERP system.
  • It is a big plus to have an experience in working in a Shared Service organization, preferably in taxation and/or accounting.
  • Analytical skills, precise and reliable workflow.
  • Good communication skills and team mentality.


What we offer:

  • Opportunity to work in an international environment and team.
  • Professional and personal development.
  • Attractive remuneration and flexible working hours.
  • Financial support for public transport.
  • Several corporate employee benefits.
  • A location in the heart of Berlin.

About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. With the tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for more than 160 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, potato, rapeseed, sunflowers and vegetables. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods. 5.700 employees represent KWS in more than 70 countries. For more information: www.kws.com/career. Follow us on LinkedIn® at https://linkedin.com/company/kwsgroup/.

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