Direct Tax Associate

PT Lisboa, Portugal
Farfetch - Finance – Tax /
Full-time /
Hybrid
Farfetch is a leading global marketplace for the luxury fashion industry. The Farfetch Marketplace connects customers in over 190 countries and territories with items from more than 50 countries and over 1,400 of the world’s best brands, boutiques, and department stores, delivering a truly unique shopping experience and access to the most extensive selection of luxury on a global marketplace.


FINANCE

We're a diverse team who partners and supports the business to enable delivery against our strategic and financial goals. All of our functions have an instrumental role within Farfetch to drive forward a financially sustainable business, ensuring we set the guardrails for financial control and enable financial performance.


LISBON

Our Lisbon office is located in Portugal's cosmopolitan capital. In this office, Farfetchers like to have catch-ups in the ball pit or creative moments by the grand piano!


ROLE

We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable Direct Tax Associate to manage and oversee tax compliance and planning activities. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of Portuguese and international tax laws and regulations, as well as tax and financial incentives, and will work closely with the global tax team to ensure compliance and optimize tax strategies.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

    • Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual tax provision calculations in accordance with IFRS or US GAAP
    • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of tax-related items in financial statements
    • Research tax legislation and regulatory changes within the EMEA region
    • Provide analysis and interpretation of new tax laws and regulations and their impact on the company
    • Identify the main R&D taxa and financial incentives across the globe, with a special focus on PT R&D regime (“SIFIDE”) and RFAI
    • Participate in the coordination between internal teams and advisors to get optimized incentives
    • Ensure timely filing of all tax claims and related compliance documentation
    • Work closely with internal teams, including finance, legal, and operations, to ensure alignment on tax matters
    • Support the global tax team in various projects and initiatives

WHO YOU ARE

    • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance, or a related field
    • Degree or Specialisation in Taxation or a related field is a plus
    • 4-6 years of experience in tax, preferably with a focus on international tax
    • Experience with multinational companies or Big4 is strongly preferred
    • Strong knowledge of international tax laws and regulations
    • Proficiency in tax compliance and accounting software (Dynamics365 and SAP)
    • Fluency in English

REWARDS & BENEFITS

    • Health insurance for the whole family, flexible working environment and well-being support and tools
    • Extra days off, sabbatical program and days for you to give back for the community
    • Training opportunities and free access to Udemy
    • Flexible benefits program

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES STATEMENT

    • FARFETCH is committed to being an inclusive workplace where diversity in all its forms is celebrated. We make employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical condition as defined by state law, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, genetic information or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local laws or ordinances. If you require special accommodation, please let us know.
We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable Direct Tax Associate to manage and oversee tax compliance and planning activities. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of Portuguese and international tax laws and regulations, as well as tax and financial incentives, and will work closely with the global tax team to ensure compliance and optimize tax strategies.