International Tax Senior Analyst

Date posted:
Company: VF Corporation
Location: Stabio (TI), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

VF International is looking for an exceptional International Tax Senior Analyst to join our Finance team based in Stabio, Switzerland.  

VF is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish through our family of iconic brands such as Vans®, The North Face® and Timberland®. At the heart of our journey lies our company-wide purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. It’s a commitment shared by our global associates across all brands. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling.  

Let’s Talk about the Role 

You, as International Tax Senior Analyst will support the tax department, and the broader business, by ensuring that tax is properly managed, while assisting with the design, implementation, and proper reporting of internal restructurings, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, integrations, and other projects needed to support the broader business.

How You Will Make a Difference: 

You will achieve this by:

  • Participating in the global tax compliance process, including gathering and analyzing aggregated data, drafting calculations and estimates, reviewing tax returns, reviewing statutory accounting entries, assisting with transfer pricing, and confirming that tax initiatives were properly achieved and appropriately reported.

  • Helping with the annual provision process, including preparation of local country income tax provisions and return to provision true-up, in accordance with ASC740 principles in US.

  • Supporting various tax initiatives through analysis of international issues, including corporate development plans (M&A).

  • Assisting with any tax controversy.

  • Working on international acquisitions, divestitures, and integrations, by ensuring tax consequences are appropriately addressed.

  • Collaborating with the tax technology team to improve operations and data gathering, by identifying areas for leveraging technology solutions (e.g. in process improvements resulting in better efficiency and/or accuracy, and/or the implementation of those solutions).

  • Assisting with other special projects and day to day international items.

  • Working with Accounting, Legal, Treasury and other stakeholders’ groups, as well as external consultants.

Skills for Success 

  • Professional accounting or equivalent certification (preferable).

  • 3-5 years of international tax experience.

  • Post-master’s in accounting or tax (preferable).

  • Experience with multinational enterprises and consequences in multiple countries is a considered a plus.

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required.

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

  • English proficiency is required.

Others: 

  • International travel, as required up to 20% amount of time. 

A formal education and subsequent University Bachelor or master’s degree in Finance, Economics, Business or Law are nice to have, but we are most interested in your total experience and professional achievements.  

VF is a global apparel company connecting people to the lifestyles they cherish through our family of iconic brands. At the heart of our journey lies our purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling. Learn more at vfc.com 

What’s in it For You  

We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package. 

  • A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do 

  • An inclusive international environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together 

  • Be part of an iconic lifestyle brand in a multi brand, multi countries organization 

  • On site gym offering health and well-being initiatives 

  • A discount card with 50% on all VF brands 

  • Break out areas offering complimentary hot drinks 

Free to Be, Inclusion & Diversity   

As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.  

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike. 

If you like what you have read and want to join our team then we would like to hear from you!