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Contador Junior - Impuestos

Santa Fe, Mexico


Job Description

Eaton’s Corporate division is currently seeking a VAT Junior Accountant to join our team.

This position is based at our Santa Fé facility.

The Lead Buyer  is responsible for provides support to the Latin American excluding Brazil (all Spanish speaking countries) Value Added Tax (VAT) Center of Excellence (COE) and reports to VAT Supervisor. Prepare, analyze, submit, reconcile and archive VAT returns and VAT Refunds request and all of its working papers. Also, VAT advisory and compliance processes.

The VAT COE supports Eaton companies in preparing, reviewing and submitting VAT returns and VAT Refunds requests in an optimal and compliant way for Latin America (Spanish speaking) region covering 15 countries and territories with more than $3,5 billion of sales and a VAT liability of $560MM. 

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

Some activities related with the position will be:

-Collaborate with the operating finance teams to collect the necessary financial information needed to prepare the Value Added Tax returns associated with the operations.
- Collect data and analyze monthly ERP VAT reports (AR, AP, GL) and review Exception (OneSource) reports to detect errors that need corrections.

- Analyze VAT exception reports and perform reconciliations

- Prepare and submit VAT Returns, VAT Refund Requests and additional indirect tax declarations (DIOTs).
- Assist in electronic archiving of all documents for VAT and other indirect tax declaration.


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required Qualifications:

  •  Experience in Mexican Value Added Tax is desirable, but not a must have

  • Excellent skills in Excel is necessary
  • SAP/Oracle experience would be desirable
  • Self-started and self-disciplined
  • Fast learner and fast doer
  • Driver for results
  • Solutions orientedBachelor degree or equivalent experience

    Strong PC application skills, including complement of Microsoft Office Software.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Latin America
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 063526