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The LEGO Group Eastern Europe & Africa Senior Tax Manager in Praha 8, Czech Republic

Eastern Europe & Africa Senior Tax Manager

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  • Location

    • Czech Republic, Praha 8, Praha
  • Job ID CZ3542

  • Category

    • Finance & Accounting
  • Language EN

Are you an experienced generalist Tax Manager looking for a new opportunity? Our Global Strategic Tax & Customs team is the tax organization with overall accountability for taxes all over the world including customs, indirect tax, etc. Within this global function there are 5 functions – a Business Advisory function, a Tax Policy & Controversy function, a Planning & Structuring function and a Tax Governance function, and Projects & Performance Function. Tax Operations & Compliance are handled in a separate tax team as part of our shared service center.

Core responsibilities

• Support general tasks which cover all functional areas, such as indirect tax, environmental tax, direct tax and transfer pricing support.

• Support in responding to tax audits and various queries from tax authorities across Eastern Europe region.

• Work with other Business Advisory team members to mitigate risks for the region.

• Support in monitoring law changes of relevance to The LEGO Group, and entering the same with sufficient level of detail in the internal law tracker.

• Evaluate and advise on the tax impact for projects and ad hoc advisories in the business related to both the Eastern Europe sales/distribution business as well as manufacturing activities.

• Support the implementation of new e-invoicing/SAF-T requirements and additional escalation point of contact for Tax Operations team

• There will be some travel required to support audits

Do you have what it takes?

• Chartered Accountant/Tax Advisor or equivalent.

• Extensive validated experience in Tax. The role is a generalist role covering all taxes.

• Accounting Firm or Law Firm experience is relevant;

• In-house experience in a private company is preferred

• Able to adapt to the new way of working environment

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

• SAP knowledge preferred but not crucial

Join the global LEGO® team

What’s in it for you? Here are some of what to expect:

Family Care Leave – We offer enhanced paid leave options for those important times.

Insurances – All colleagues are covered by our life and disability insurance which provides protection and peace of mind.

Wellness – We want you to be your best self, so you’ll have access to the Headspace App and lots of wellbeing initiatives and programmes run by local teams where you are based

Colleague Discount - We know you'll love to build so from day 1 you will qualify for our generous colleague discount.

Bonus - We do our best work to succeed together. When goals are reached, you’ll be rewarded through our global bonus scheme.

Your workplace – Our offices will be your primary workplace with flexibility to work from home during your working week. Your People Leader will discuss the principles of our hybrid work model, role eligibility and frequency with you.

Children are our role models. Their curiosity, creativity and imagination inspire everything we do. We strive to create a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture of play at the LEGO Group, where everyone feels safe, valued and they belong.

The LEGO Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and equal pay regardless of e.g. race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity.

The LEGO Group is fully committed to Children’s Rights and Child Wellbeing across the globe. Candidates offered positions with high engagement with children are required to take part in Child Safeguarding Background Screening, as a condition of the offer.

Thank you for sharing our global commitment to Children’s Rights.

Build your career brick by brick at the LEGO Group.

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