Senior Business Group VAT Tax Manager (f/m/d)

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

Do you enjoy working with complicated indirect tax challenges? Do you have a good understanding of the EU/ international VAT legislation? Are you able to easily adjust to often changing business and legislational environment?
Then we are looking for you! 

We are seeking a Senior Business Group VAT Tax Manager (f/m/d) for our “Group Business Tax Management” team. The positions offer the opportunity to manage complex indirect tax issues within an international environment.

What part will you play?
  • You will be responsible for the global coordination of legal matters related to Siemens Group internal as well as external business activities. VAT, other indirect taxes and other issues from a legal company perspective will be your main responsibilities.
  • Participation in and/ or driving projects and therefor expected to act as the expert in matters related to VAT and other indirect taxes. Your natural stakeholders will be, in addition to the business organization within Siemens Group, other entities within Siemens strategic participations as well as external parties such as tax- and customs authorities. 
  • You will have support in your work, being part of an organization of experienced Global Financial Process managers but in your role, you are expected and encouraged to take own initiatives and responsibilities
  • You will be working on projects across the world and will be working on all focus areas and priorities of our Global Indirect Tax team. Based on your experience, you might be assigned specific focus areas, such as geographical focus or content focus. However, you will continue to have a broad VAT role
  • Reporting into the Head of Business Group Tax Management Indirect Taxes
What you need to make real what matters.
  • A university degree in Law, Finance or Business Administration
  • You have gained at least 8 years of professional experience in the areas of European as well as international VAT
  • Further, you have gained experience in acting in a global VAT role with respective responsibilities. This also includes respective experience (internally) with tax authorities
  • Profound experience in defining and designing internal and external business flows from a legal perspective
  • Experience on delivering timely results and high analytical thinking
  • Sound knowledge of financing models of larger industrial companies is a plus 
  • Fluent English skills round off your profile
What we offer:

Our employees describe Siemens as a great place to work. There are not that many multinationals having such a variety of business activities like Siemens. We encourage people to take individual responsibility and offer exciting assignments in an innovative environment.
The central tax department is responsible for the taxation of the Siemens Group. Staff is employed in Germany with a global responsibility and in over 80 countries with a local/ regional expertise. 
The global tax department is part of the Corporate Finance department, today consisting of more than 700 tax and customs subject matter experts involvement in all Siemens Group related financial processes.  

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Controlling and Finance

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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