You have good knowledge about the Ingka Businesses and the external markets. You will also have good knowledge of local tax jurisdiction and of accounting principles. You will have good knowledge of Legal principles and have excellent analytical and numerical skills. You will be a strong communicator and will be able to understand and explain complex matters to people with different backgrounds. You are passionate about creating an Ingka fit for the future and energized by increasing customer value, driving business growth and contributing to overall success and results through people.
You will initiate, define and implement a country tax strategy in line with the relevant Group Policies, Strategies and Business Plans, after consultation with Group Tax. You will ensure control in respect of Direct and Indirect tax obligations, risks and opportunities, by implementing and maintaining the IKEA Group Tax Control Framework. Additionally you will ensure accurate and timely filing of the Corporate Income Tax returns, VAT returns and all other reports to local and central authorities. You will manage local Transfer Pricing documentation in liaison with Group Tax and ensure correct application for and timely submission of forms to obtain tax treaty relief for Withholding Tax on Franchise Fee, Interest, Dividends and other relevant payments.
You will advise the local finance organisation on any relevant tax matters and provide input to the relevant stakeholders, including Group Tax, on opportunities to optimize the existing Ingka Australia legal structure and business set-up and how to structure new investments. You will also handle tax audits, where relevant in cooperation with Group Tax and ensure availability of books and records in accordance with local legal requirements.
ABOUT THIS WORK AREA
The purpose of the Tax Department is to manage all direct and indirect tax matters for the Ingka Group in the country to ensure compliance with internal and external requirements. The role will steer, advise, monitor and support the Ingka Group in the country in a pro-active way on direct and indirect tax matters.