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Business:  Cargotec
Job Function:  CBS

Sofia, BG

Apply by:  28-02-2019

VAT Specialist

Cargotec is at the forefront of the transformation in the cargo handling industry. Our cargo handling solutions and services make global trade smarter, better and more sustainable. As leaders in ports, on roads and at sea, our business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor have a unique position to optimise global cargo flows and create sustainable customer value.  

Cargotec Business Services was established in 2017 with Sofia as the main global hub and a regional hub in the United States. Its aim is to optimise the global business support processes of Cargotec. More than 350 people in Bulgaria provide services in the areas of Finance, HR and Indirect Procurement.


Join us for a smarter and better everyday

Cargotec Bulgaria is growing, and we are looking for talented individuals who are looking to develop and grow in an international and respectful organization. Our environment of continuous improvement, innovation, openness and diversity provides the best place to drive and develop as a professional and a person. The position of VAT is connected to assist in extraction of VAT data provided to the outsourcing partner Deloitte. То аssist the Team Lead in statutory auditors’ tax and statutory material requests; to support continuous development of Cargotec Bulgaria Tax and statutory set-up.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Review of processed VAT documents and assessment for correct treatment from VAT perspective;
  • Responsible of VAT G/L accounts reconciliations preparation;
  • To assist Team Lead in analysing end-to-end transaction chains in order to providing guidance/ process improvement from indirect tax perspective;
  • To perform monthly, quarterly, and annual financial close activities;
  • To prepare Ad hoc reports;
  • To extract and validate financial data for the preparation of EC sales lists
  • To extract and provide financial data for Intrastat purposes;
  • To assist in continuous improvement of Intrastat quality data input in the ERP system;
  • Maintain good working relationships within the other process teams;
  • Participate in transition activities when applicable:
  • Support the transition of processes including knowledge transfer and work shadowing;

What you will need to succeed:

  • Minimum bachelor degree in finance or business administration
  • 2-4 years of experience in accounting/ tax area
  • Basic knowledge in international indirect taxes (EU VAT Legislation)
  • Understanding of SAP main functionalities knowledge is a benefit
  • Experience with simple to mid-complex query handling
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, organisational and communication skills
  • Hands-on experience working with ERP/Cloud system preferred
  • Microsoft Office (mainly Excel, Word, PPT)
  • Taking initiative in a proactive manner to improve own and team work practices
  • Full professional proficiency of written and oral English required.

We offer you

We offer you an opportunity to put your skills and experience into work and make an impact in our global organisation and the cargo handling industry. You will work together with great colleagues from various backgrounds inspired by shared, ambitious goals. We value collaboration in our open and inclusive culture. With us, you will have the opportunity to develop yourself professionally. Join us to make a difference - and have fun while doing it.

In addition we offer:

  • Attractive compensation package
  • Healthy work environment - company sponsored medical insurance program
  • Food vouchers, company paid sport card
  • Work-life balance – 25 days paid vacation, company events
  • Transportation allowance.

Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2017 totalled approximately EUR 3.2 billion and it employs over 11,000 people.


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