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Amazon Jobs – Policy Manager

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About the job

Job Summary


Amazon has an exciting opportunity for a VAT Manager to join the VAT planning team, focusing on international VAT policy issues. The role will drive and support a number of international VAT policy initiatives across the Amazon business.

The successful candidate will be a motivated tax professional, comfortable working in a fast moving, pressured and exciting environment.

Key job responsibilities

The role works across tax, public policy and business teams to shape Amazon’s response to VAT legislative developments.

A day in the life

This role will encompass a range of high profile projects and exposure to senior stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications

  • Extensive VAT experience in a large accounting or consulting practice, law firm, or in-house at a blue chip commercial organisation.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, with an ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recognised professional tax qualification (CIOT/ADIT or equivalent), or relevant law degree.
  • Experience of working with VAT policy issues and policy makers.
  • Ability to work independently with limited general supervision, effectively prioritizing competing demands in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and manage changing priorities.
  • The ability to persuasively communicate complex and technical concepts and issues to internal and external stakeholders.

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Company – Amazon UK Services Ltd.

Job ID: A2255446

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