General Information

Area: Tax

Location: Poland

City: Krakow

Contract Type: Permanent

Work Schedule: Full-time

Date published: 29-Jan-2020

Ref #: 285

Description and Requirements

Location: Krakow, Poland


Why IAG GBS?

IAG Global Business Services (GBS) is part of International Airlines Group, one of the world’s largest airline groups, with 573 aircraft flying to 268 destinations and carrying around 113 million passengers each year.

We provide a plug and play platform of scalable, best in class procurement, finance and IT business services to IAG’s operating companies, which include Aer Lingus, Avios, British Airways, IAG, IAG Cargo, Iberia, Iberia Express, LEVEL and Vueling.

The company is headquartered in Krakow, and has operations in London, Madrid, Dublin and Chennai.


You will make an impact in this role by…

      Supporting Tax Team Manager to ensure all legal tax obligations are met; monitor variances and identify areas of risk 

      Preparing/reviewing tax returns (direct and indirect) and reconciliations; calculate tax liabilities and payments due

      Providing technical tax accounting support for the team

      Assisting in managing any specific direct/indirect tax obligations in respective countries including support for dealing with any overseas tax authority audit/inquiries with the ability to travel where necessary

      Assisting with monthly, quarterly and yearly reconciliations for tax reporting



To achieve in this role, you are likely to have… 

      BS/MS degree in Finance, Economics or related field

      Basic knowledge of European VAT law

      Excellent analytical skills to support relevant tax claims

      Ability to prioritize and effectively manage workload commitments

      Excellent stakeholder management skills with ability to engage with and influence internal and external stakeholders

      Ability to work independently and without supervision, as well as, to integrate as part of a team as necessary

      Ability to work effectively in cross-functional groups to achieve tax risk management and compliance objectives

      Excellent MS Excel skills as well as the use of IT systems and other applications (previous SAP experience will be an asset)

      Minimum of 2 years tax/accounting/ finance experience with professional services firm, shared service centre or tax authority

      Experience of working in an environment of change involving people, process, policy, and technology

      Experience of working in a fast-paced, complex global organization with finite resources


What we offer is the chance to be the change leader in a very dynamic industry for a company with over 60 thousand employees.


We have a multicultural environment with an amazing office where you can do your best work 


Of course, we take care of our employees by providing them with work-life balance, health insurance, pension and performance bonuses. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.