General Information

Req #
Career area:
Brussels-Capital Region
Friday, January 13, 2023
Working time:
Additional Locations
* Belgium

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

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The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Exciting opportunity in our Tax team in Brussels - we are currently looking for EMEA Indirect Tax Compliance Assistant Manager!

As EMEA Indirect Tax Compliance Assistant Manager you have these roles and responsibilities:

VAT Compliance support

  • Working for/ with the EMEA Indirect Tax Senior Manager on more than 2,400+ VAT compliance filings and related reporting processes for 48 countries across EMEA.
  • Thorough review of VAT returns (SAP knowledge a preference) prepared by third party service provide and ensure timely filings / payments.
  • Authorize the indirect tax related filings / payments.
  • Assist and work closely with the regional accounting team on VAT and turnover account reconciliations between VAT return and ledgers.
  • Assist with the preparation of timely responses to tax inquiries and VAT audits in close collaboration with finance teams and external advisors.

VAT compliance control support
  • Support the VAT internal control processes in EMEA – filings, payments, receivables, checklists, tax controls, internal DTP’s etc.
  • Use the VAT compliance process to optimize the VAT position across EMEA.
  • Focus on adding value by keeping track of legislative changes.

Business VAT compliance support
  • Provide ad hoc VAT compliance related support to business teams for the EMEA region.


  • You will report to the EMEA Indirect Tax Senior Manager.

What you’ll bring/ Position Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of value added tax across EMEA region
  • Significant working experience in EMEA region in value added tax compliance, reporting and payments is a must
  • Strong sense of responsibility and accountability combined with ability to work on his/her own initiative
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, organized and focused approach, willingness to get into the detail and follow through
  • Ability to work independently, to manage multiple tasks while maintaining oversight; ability to deal with tax issues in wider business context
  • Personable, team player, pro active, flexible
  • Fluent in English
  • At least 5 years relevant working experience in value added tax (compliance),  industry experience is a plus
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint); working knowledge of SAP, Sabrix and Onesource is an advantage

What we offer:

  • An open and stimulating environment within one of the most forward-thinking IT companies
  • Flat structures and fast decision-making processes
  • A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life, working from home
  • An international team with a high focus on Gender Diversity
  • Attractive compensation package

We are looking forward to discussing this position with you soon!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Additional Locations
* Belgium
* Belgium