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For our client we are currently looking for a

Director Accounting and Tax Poland (m/f/d) - Remote + Poland (100 km south of Lublin)

General information

30.06.2022 + extension
Job Type:
Remote + Poland (100 km south of Lublin)

Your Tasks

  • Manage the Accounting, Tax, Treasury and Receivables department.
  • Design and deliver a vision for a Shared Services Center, supporting receivables in Europe. Ensure appropriate staffing, management and development of this new team.
  • Collaborate and create strong partnerships across the finance and accounting team to ensure overall compliance and leverage of best practices.
  • Maintain substantive accounting, formal and legal control over all accounting documents.
  • Plan financial, accounting and tax-connected tasks through the effective use of company resources.
  • Preparation and submission of all necessary reporting, such as monthly Balance Sheets and P&L Accounts, in accordance with IFRS and US GAAP
  • Knowledge and compliance with all accounting practices and internal accounting/finance systems.
  • Preparation and submission of reports for the Central Statistical Office, the National Bank of Poland and quarterly reports for the Special Economic Zone.
  • Preparation of declarations and required statements of excise duty.
  • Preparation of annual CIT statements, verification and submission of IFT and ORD-U statements.
  • Verification and submission of JPK VAT, VAT-EU Statements.
  • Preparation of statements for property tax and tax on means of transport
  • Preparation of MDR documentation.
  • Preparation of PFRON statements (State Fund for the Rehabilitation of Disabled People).
  • Collaboration and support the Director of Finance, Poland and other company leaders on key initiatives.
  • Project management leadership and oversight when working on assigned projects: collect, measure, report and communicate progress with key stakeholders.

Your Skills

  • Many years of experience in Accounting, Tax, Treasury and Receivables departments.
  • 10+ years of leadership experience.
  • Experience in collaborating across a global organization.
  • Proven success as a critical thinker with excellent analytical skills, demonstrating initiative and planning experience.
  • Outstanding communicator with an ability to influence and gain alignment in a matrix organization.
  • Experience in Automotive, Tier 1
  • University Degree – preferred Economics/Accounting/Finance
  • Training in CIT and VAT, and Management Accounting
  • Bi-Lingual (Polish and English)
  • Preferred: Training in CIT and VAT Financial Liquidity Management
  • Willingness to work approx. 50% on site in Poland (100 km south of Lublin)


We look forward to receiving your application documents in electronic form.