Transition Tax Assistant Manager

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Budapest is the host to KPMG Global Services Hungary, KPMG’s international compliance services center, which offers VAT compliance and Accounting solutions, and multicultural compliance professionals, who can provide coverage in more than 40 countries with relevant language and technical skills.  

What we can offer

  • Flexible working hours and home office opportunity
  • 3 paid days for volunteering and CSR activities
  • Multicultural working environment in a newly built office
  • Medicover and life insurance package
  • iPhone8 with subscription
  • Regular English and Hungarian courses
  • Fast development opportunity in a Big4 environment
  • In-depth professional training from beginner to advanced level
  • Well-being services: office yoga, shoe cleaning, laundry service
  • Relocation support for foreign candidates


Main responsibilities

Your main responsibility as a valuable senior member of the team will be to support the knowledge transfer and deliver the onboarding process of the new clients with the following tasks:

  • Analyze clients’ previously done VAT returns and working files retrieved from their ERP systems
  • Re-produce clients’ historic tax returns and accounting reports with full ownership according to „to be”, KPMG processes (mock returns) and compare with clients’ historic tax returns and accounting reports prepared by „as is” processes, identify the reasons for differences
  • Check and determine data quality and necessary adjustments
  • Compare clients’ data against known business model
  • Determine rules in order to improve clients’ data to enable automation of the provision of tax compliance services at KPMG Global Services Hungary’s side
  • Document and present to clients any tax/accounting technical issues that may have been identified in consultation with the tax/accounting subject matter expert
  • Review of all testing results prepared by junior colleagues participating in the tax analysis process, support accuracy and timely delivery of these tasks
  • Work closely with the Technology and Business Architect team
  • Support KGSH's core VAT teams (responsible for preparations) after go-live
  • Mentor, coach, and train junior colleagues



  • Degree in Economics
  • 4+ years of experience in the financial field
  • SSC/BSC experience
  • Experience in root cause analysis (e.g. reconciliation mismatch analysis and issue resolution)
  • Proven advanced Excel knowledge (Pivot table is a must)
  • Fluent English language skills
  • Great analytical skills, ability to understand complex processes
  • Ability and willingness to learn the end-to-end indirect tax automation process
  • Experience in VAT return preparation/review is an advantage
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Váci út 41
1134 Budapest Directions View page


  • Be part of KPMG's global network

    Help us power one of the biggest brands in the world.

  • Work-life balance and well-being program

    Flexible hours, home-office opportunity, Corporate Responsibility and Diversity & Inclusion activities.

  • Learning and Development

    Attend our internal training courses and become an expert in your area.

  • Travel

    Opportunity to work abroad in KPMG's Tax Trek or Secondment programs.

  • Technology & Innovation

    Follow the latest trends in automation.

  • New industry insights

    Work on a diversified portfolio of international clients.

  • Diverse and Multicultural team

    Work with a young multi-lingual and diverse team and daily interact with colleagues from more than 40 nationalities.

  • Smart location and transportation

    Our modern office building is located in the new business area of Budapest and can be easily accessed by public transportation.

  • Other advantages

    Life and health insurance, competitive salary, yearly bonus opportunity, reward & recognition program, company field trip and other events, iPhone 8, and many more.

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