Ashford, Kent
Competitive DOE
17 Jul 2019
16 Aug 2019
Job Role
Accountant, Tax
Contract Type
Contract, Full time

We’re Coty, a global leader in beauty. We’re World #1 in Fragrance, World #2 in Professional Hair Care and World #3 in Colour Cosmetics. Our iconic portfolio of more than 77 brands is sold in over 150 countries around the world. We believe in beauty with a purpose and brands that inspire, no matter where they are in the world.

Our Finance department play a vital role in the ongoing success of our global business, acting as the custodians for all our assets and facilitating growth. We’re looking for a Tax Accountant to join our cross-divisional team for a 12-month full-time contract, to use your experience to make balanced decisions whilst ensuring we comply with tax regulations.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Being the single point of contact between Warsaw SSC and the local market for indirect taxes
  • Reviewing all the Indirect Tax-related activities performed by the team in Warsaw
  • Submitting VAT returns and payments of liabilities
  • Communicating with local tax authorities and auditors
  • Handling any local authority VAT enquiries
  • Flagging any regulation changes that may impact the Indirect Tax team in Warsaw
  • Organising Indirect Tax-related training or access to facilities
  • Offering guidance and support to non-tax specialists in teams including procurement, logistics and accounting


We’d love to see candidates who have:

  • Experience in the Indirect/Direct tax field
  • Experience in using SAP and Microsoft packages
  • Strong communication, networking and negotiating skills
  • Excellent attention-to-detail, with the ability to prioritise workload and self-motivate
  • The ability to reduce complex legislation to simple, actionable advice


As our Tax Accountant, you’ll be joining a friendly, close-knit team who support one another. You’ll have the opportunity to build connections with many different areas of our business, work on a variety of projects and use your knowledge and expertise to make a real impact.


Our people make us who we are. They are the brightest minds bringing the boldest ideas to life every day. If you’re the kind of person who refuses to settle, if you want to think bigger, learn faster and go further than you ever thought possible – we’d love to hear from you.  

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