General Electric Assistant Tax Operations Manager in Shanghai, China

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Deliver CIT/ VAT reporting, filing and associated services to GE businesses

• Be a stakeholder of the migration of the CIT / VAT process from Business to Global Ops Finance (VAT Preparation and/or VAT Review)

o Point-of-contact in the hub for supporting CIT/ VAT review process from Business/local teams to Global Ops Finance

o Support migration of CIT/ VAT review process from business to Global Ops Tax Center – agree and monitor migration plan and catching plan to ensure meet GE VAT processes

o Review any VAT return prepared by the Global Ops Finance R2R team

o Ensure correctness of the CIT/ VAT and associated returns, identify potential errors, propose and make corrections, ensure proper training to R2R to improve preparation processes

o Submit CIT/ VAT and associated returns and ask R2R team for payment and accounting of submission

o Support the country Tax team in case of VAT audit

• Liaise with the Tax Lead to ensure compliance with local regulations

• Provide training to improve Tax process together with Tax Lead

• Provide training of all users on the GE in-house Tax Tool

Qualifications/Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

• Written and verbal fluency in English

• Well proven experience of VAT in large multinational for at least 1 Asia country (4/5 years)

• Strong expertise in CIT/ VAT processes and compliance

• Good working knowledge in a multinational environment

• Experience in a tax organization serving different countries

• Good communication – proven ability to develop strong professional relationship with auditors, corporate tax and corporate VAT

• Strong analytical skills & ability to technically discuss with local/regional business controllers, country Stat & Tax leader, local Corporate VAT Leaders and KPMG/auditors where necessary,

• Flexible approach with a strong team spirit

• Effective interpersonal skills and highly professional style when dealing with business clients

• Comfortable delivering against quantitative and qualitative performance metrics

Desired Characteristics:

• Big 4 experience

• Local tax qualification

• Knowledgeable of accounting systems; Oracle is an advantage

Locations: China; ShangHai; Shanghai

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.