Tax Expert

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Datum: 11-jan-2023

Plaats: Zaventem, BE, 1930

Bedrijf: carrefourb

Under the supervision of the Tax Director, Tax Expert provides his expertise in direct and indirect
taxation so that all subsidiaries within the Carrefour Belgium Group and you 


  • meet their formal obligations towards the various tax authorities (compliance,¬†declarations, certificates, tax sheets, etc.)
  • have the correct amount of taxes and contributions (including all possible optimizations)¬†paid (corporate income tax, VAT, excise duties, customs duties, local taxes, withholding¬†and real estate taxes, etc.)
  • find the most appropriate technical solutions to the company's tax problems
  • advise the company on important decisions and projects
  • support the company in innovative projects
  • guarantee compliance with the tax legislation in force.


The Tax Expert, together with the other members of the Tax Department, ensures that risks to the Carrefour group are avoided. These can include financial risks (fines), reputational risk and
criminal risk to the company and its board members.


As Tax Expert you are also a team player and business support who works closely together and builds cooperative relationships with various actors (Tax director, Tax compliance experts,  IT-Department, Accounting Department, Commercial Administration Department, Management Control, Legal Department and other departments within Finance, purchasing department, logistics department) to help the business to optimize/simplify their processes and to
improve current working methods or to implement new tax guidelines. 


Your performance indicators

  • Optimizing the amount of taxes payable
  • ¬†Analyzing financial data
  • Avoiding penalties due to non-compliance with formalities
  • Documenting the critical processes & controls
  • Optimization of processes to avoid risks (financial, reputational and criminal)
  • Analyzing new needs


Your profile

  • Bachelor degree in the field of tax or accounting;
  • 3-5 years working experience in VAT compliance;
  • Knowledge /experience with excise duties is a plus;
  • Fluent in French, Dutch and English;
  • Knowledge/experience of ERP systems (e.g. SAP) is a plus;
  • Strong analytical skills, broad interests;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Strong skills in Excel;