Tax Manager

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Bratislava (Slovakia)
  • Levice (Slovakia)
  • Work experience
  • Finance, Controlling
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

As part of our growing Group Tax Team, we are looking for a Global Indirect Tax Manager to play a vital role in identifying tax risk and pursuing planning opportunities in the indirect tax space as the subject matter expert within HZI.
As Global Indirect Tax Manager you will identify and assess indirect tax risks and tax planning opportunities, as well as delivering and supporting the implementation of VAT policies and procedures by working together with the business units and other departments. You will build a positive relationship with key businesspeople in order to be able to work together to optimise our business structures. In more detail your tasks include:
  • Provide indirect tax (VAT& Customs) input and planning for international plant construction projects and service orders of the Hitachi Zosen Inova Group;
  • Design and implement an Indirect Tax Control Framework across the HZI Group
  • Maximise cash and minimise VAT leakage across the Group
  • Support the global ERP implementation from an indirect tax perspective
  • Act as a trusted business advisor in partnership with the wider Group Tax team members
  • Assist the Group Tax Lead on indirect tax controversy matters
  • Conduct a continuous VAT and Customs risks assessment and propose remediation plans to be taken forward within the business
  • Provide regular trainings to sales, procurement, logistic, and accounting team members on indirect tax topics
  • Stay informed on indirect tax matter in relevant countries and pro-actively inform Group Tax Lead and business management on the impact of such matters

Your experiences

  • Successfully completed a degree in economics, finance, or law with a focus on tax or an equivalent qualification
  • International, and primarily EU, VAT knowledge developed from relevant professional experience in the area of indirect taxes
  • Indirect tax experience in the field of large energy and construction projects is a big plus
  • Sound knowledge of accounting principles, related procedures and familiarity with Customs.
  • Experience with ERP implementation is considered a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, problem solving skills, organizational and planning skills.
  • Business fluent in English; German would be a plus

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.
  • Monika Hrico
  • +421 36 2300 864