Amazon is seeking a Senior Tax Analyst to focus on income tax reporting and compliance for the EMEA region with emphasis on Italy and Spain.
This position will be primarily responsible for local country tax reporting (non-US direct tax returns & tax accounting) as well as the international aspects of the US GAAP worldwide income tax provision.
This position will also be responsible for supporting the US and international tax controversy teams on audits and the international tax team on the compliance and reporting aspects of projects (including M&A and integration).
This position will be based in Luxembourg.
Primary job includes the following duties for the Amazon operations in Italy and Spain :
Responsible for non-US income tax return compliance
Responsible for non-US income tax accounting under US GAAP, IFRS, local GAAP, etc.
Review tax planning ideas to determine impacts to worldwide tax provision
Review international aspects of Amazon’s worldwide provision
Research effects of various international transactions
Support international tax compliance and reporting aspects of mergers and acquisitions (due diligence and integration)
Support US and international tax controversy teams on tax audits
Support of transfer pricing compliance and reporting
Support of Country by Country reporting (CbCr)
Support process improvements and coordinate with Tax Technology Team to facilitate streamlining and automation of recurring calculations
5+ years of direct tax experience with emphasis on Italian or Spanish direct tax compliance
University Degree in Accounting / Taxation or equivalent
Significant knowledge of taxation laws
Experience with accounting for income taxes under US GAAP, IFRS, or similar accounting rules
Fluency in English
Secondary University Degree in Tax or Law Degree desirable
Certified Public Accountant, Chartered Accountant, or equivalent preferred
Experience working in a large public accounting firm or multi-national corporate tax department
Strong project management skills
Strong tax operational background and ability to drive process improvements
Knowledge of federal income taxation of international transactions
Experience with Oracle Financial Applications helpful