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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  May 22, 2023
Job ID:  7993

Tax Specialist

As an international company with European roots (HQ in Kortrijk, Belgium), Barco has a culture of collaboration across borders and nationalities.
Because we believe diversity leads to more great ideas and drives innovation.
Thanks to our over 3,000 visioneers, we develop unique visualization & collaboration technology that helps professionals accelerate innovation in the healthcare, enterprise and entertainment markets.



As a Tax Specialist you will be part of the corporate finance team. Reporting to the Group Tax Director.


Key responsibilities 


  • Indirect tax filings: manage the VAT reporting and other administrative returns (such as Intrastat, etc.) for the main entity in Belgium, including a limited number of foreign VAT-registrations; Supervise the VAT reporting of group entities in different European countries, in close collaboration with the accounting team
  • Direct tax reporting: assist in timely fulfilling the direct tax compliance for several entities in Belgium 
  • Tax audits: assist during preparation and coordination of tax audits and partner-up with colleagues across the organization to successfully defend filing positions
  • Transfer Pricing: assist in preparing transfer pricing documentation and monitoring the compliance with Barco tax policies worldwide
  • ERP set-up and maintenance: maintain the tax functionality in Barco’s ERP systems and support (any) future ERP rollouts in close collaboration with the IT department
  • Legislative activities: monitor and analyze legislative and regulatory tax developments relevant to Barco’s business operations and follow-up on implementation thereof in close collaboration with the respective finance teams
  • Business support activities: support the business in questions on VAT, invoicing and ERP related questions




  • Bachelor’s degree in tax and accounting or similar through experience
  • Some relevant experience in indirect tax compliance or working in the accounting department of a multinational company is an asset
  • Good analytical skills, system-savvy with a can-do mentality
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, both verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills, team player, pro-active and attention to detail

Let's "wow" you with


  • A challenging job at the corporate finance team of a stock quoted international, innovative high-tech company
  • An appropriate salary, supplemented with benefits including meal vouchers, group-and medical insurance, …
  • We offer the possibility to develop yourself in a fast-changing, dynamic environment. If you are looking to broaden your experience in tax and, amongst other things, have a genuine interest in indirect tax, this is the right job for you!
  • A variety of inhouse trainings at our Barco University so you can continuously grow & learn as a professional.
  • A healthy working environment with  interesting workshops, sport activities, diverse & fresh lunch/snack breaks - with our own coffee bar and restaurant in Kortrijk - and many more options as we care about your wellbeing. 
  • The opportunity to work for an international market leader where innovation matters.

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