Senior Specialist GBS Taxes Systems (M/F/D)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


Ensuring correct and complete implementation and maintenance of the adidas Group's tax relevant SAP and other systems globally.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the implementation of VAT settings in SAP and other VAT relevant systems globally
  • Manage system updates according to the strategies and policies in place
  • Manage the maintenance of the VAT relevant data in EDI links globally
  • Analyze the VAT implications of projects and decide on a correct VAT treatment and system implementation
  • Keep up to date documentation of supply chains, VAT treatments and the corresponding system handling


Key Relationships:

  • GBS organization
  • Project managers
  • Finance Hubs in Europe or Finance in the markets
  • Global IT


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Practical experience with Tax (Direct and Indirect Taxes) within European countries
  • Good knowledge of SAP & Excel; ICT knowledge is a plus
  • Good communication skills and the capability to independently interact with different stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently and with tight deadlines
  • Critical thinking mindset
  • Fluency in English, both verbal and written


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree with emphasis on the areas of tax, business, economics, finance, or legal, or comparable professional education
  • Minimum 3 years of experience on Tax Area


adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Senior Specialist GBS Taxes Systems (M/F/D)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Porto
TEAM:  Accounting & Finance
State:  13
Country/Region:  PT
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  454830
Date:  Sep 16, 2022