Lead Financial Administrator - Tax Operations

4 days left

OpenText Corporation
Mar 16, 2024
Apr 25, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Organization Type

OpenText is a global leader in information management, where innovation, creativity, and collaboration are the key components of our corporate culture. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to partner with the most highly regarded companies in the world, tackle complex issues, and contribute to projects that shape the future of digital transformation.

The Opportunity:

Responsible for execution of Tax processes (Indirect tax compliance, Tax reconciliation, Tax filing, Transfer Pricing including Intercompany processing and calculations, provision of direct tax data), ensuring timeliness, accuracy and quality of work / reports. Support coordination with other functions (including leadership) as well as Global Process Owners within a Shared Service Center (SSC)

You are great at:
  • Review and perform day-to-day Tax processes (Indirect tax compliance, Tax reconciliation, Tax filing, Transfer Pricing including Intercompany processing and calculations, provision of direct tax data), ensuring timeliness, accuracy and quality of work / reports
  • Assist in timely preparation and filing of EMEA and APJ indirect tax returns
  • Collect data inputs from financial systems to prepare the indirect tax returns and computations
  • Prepare tax reconciliations
  • Assist in preparation of provision of direct tax data to external advisers
  • Perform Intercompany transaction processing and calculations (including data refresh)
  • Maintain historical records by filing documents
  • Assist in responding to routine queries from the finance team and business
  • Protect organisation's value by keeping information confidential
  • Other Tax support administration tasks as assigned from time to time
  • Experience in Tax areas such as Indirect Tax / VAT, Direct Tax, Intercompany / Transfer Pricing Tax / International Tax
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting principles and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) / US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (USGAAP) Accounting
  • Excellent knowledge of operation of control frameworks such as SoX.

What it takes:
  • 0-2 years' experience with accounting qualifications (CA, CPA, ACCA) will be an essential.
  • 4-6 years' experience with finance graduate background.
  • Direct relevant experience of working in a Captive SSC / Business Process Outsourcing Organisations will be desired (in addition to years of experience/qualification)
  • Strong domain knowledge in Tax processes
  • Strong experience of finance & accounting systems (Oracle / SAP / Netsuite / Assurenet tools) as well as Tax Applications
  • Flexibility to support different time-zones and geographies
  • Fluency in English language (verbal and written)

OpenText's commitment to diversity and inclusion surpasses legal requirements, evident in our Equal Employment Opportunity Statement of Policy which promotes a respectful and empowering environment for employees of all backgrounds, culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please contact us at hr@opentext.com. Our proactive approach fosters collaboration, innovation, and personal growth, enriching OpenText's vibrant workplace.


We believe that our values are the compass that steers us in the right direction and helps us stay true to our mission. These values will not only guide our everyday decisions but also influence our strategic direction and the way we work. They reflect who we are as individuals and as a collective force, uniting us in our shared purpose.


We create economic growth that is inclusive and sustainable.


The world's most trusted companies trust OpenText, and we demonstrate this in our actions as individuals, as a company, and as technology.


We build global communities of purpose and challenge by supporting each other to exceed expectations and solve complex problems.


We set high standards and exceptions, to learn, to be better.


We tap into our creativity to deliver incredible experiences for customers, to ourselves, and for our planet.

"We believe a workplace should be human above all else. We ask excellence of our employees and reward it by creating an environment that is welcoming, challenging and that encourages real growth and development, not empty platitudes, or trinkets." - Mark Barrenechea, CEO & CTO