Manager, Indirect Tax (Manila)

Manila, PH

Job Description / Skills Required

GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document themselves engaged in sport, GoPro has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world share itself through immersive content.

GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed

This position is located in our Manila (BGC), Philippines office
Prepare/review all indirect tax returns, including VAT/GST compliance returns, across all GoPro entities and assist with external and internal indirect tax audits
Provide advice on general VAT queries, contracts, etc. and other internal projects
Proactive VAT planning to achieve tax savings and reduce risk through VAT controls and process improvements
Provide tax guidance when entering new markets or countries
Liaise closely with global tax, accounting and operations department as well as tax authorities
Provide training and support for finance staff across Europe and Asia on VAT issues
Keep up to date with latest legislative developments and ensure relevant information is distributed throughout the business
Maintain accurate and detailed VAT records and files
Communicate clearly, accurately and concisely all tax positions with finance and non-finance people
Work with IT department to implement an automated indirect tax system
Assist with other foreign tax filings and requirements as feasible

Bachelor’s degree required
Minimum 5-8 years of experience in international VAT/customs duty environment
Combination of Big 4 and in-house industry experience highly preferred
Strong technical knowledge of VAT and EU indirect tax law
Fluent in English
Experience with ERP systems (preferably NetSuite) as well as tax engines
Ability to stay organized in a fast-paced environment, prioritize multiple projects and meet deadlines
Ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as function with independent responsibilities
Ability to research, analyze and understand complex issues
Commitment to self-improvement and process improvement
Exceptional attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
Knowledge of other taxes, including income taxes, is a plus

Competitive rate
Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee discounts on GoPro products
Gym subsidy
Fully stocked break room with snacks and drinks!