International Corporate Tax Associate

PT Porto, 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.


PORTO

Our office is near Porto, in the north of Portugal, and is located in a vibrant business hub. It offers a dynamic and welcoming environment where our employees can connect and network with a large community of tech professionals.


ROLE

We are looking for an experienced International Tax Associate to manage and oversee tax compliance and planning activities. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of tax accounting and international tax laws and regulations 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
    • Maintain accurate and organized records of all tax-related documents
    • Prepare detailed tax reports and schedules for internal and external audits – previous experience with SOX is a plus
    • Assist in the preparation of financial statements by providing relevant tax information
    • Prepare and review corporate income tax returns for various countries within the Group – experience in UK taxes is a plus
    • Ensure timely filing of tax returns and related compliance documentation
    • Liaise with external auditors and tax advisors as necessary
    • Ensure compliance with withholding taxes obligations on cross-border operations
    • Manage tax audits and inquiries from tax authorities
    • Prepare and provide necessary documentation and responses to tax authorities

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 and previous experience with UK and US taxes
    • Experience with multinational companies or Big4 is strongly preferred
    • Strong knowledge of international tax laws and regulations with previous experience in UK taxes
    • Proficiency in tax compliance and accounting software (Dynamics365 and SAP).
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with ability to work with large amounts of data
    • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks and deadlines
    • Fluency in English is mandatory

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 International Tax Associate to manage and oversee tax compliance and planning activities. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of tax accounting and international tax laws and regulations and will work closely with the global tax team to ensure compliance and optimize tax strategies.