International Tax Manager

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International Tax Manager
LyngbyLocalFinance/AccountingRef.: MD-160004
As part of the global tax department for Maersk Drilling you will be managing all international corporate tax matters and other tax related matters within a well-defined area of Maersk Drilling.
We Offer
You will be exposed to a wide and challenging range of business issues throughout the organization, and you will co-operate closely with colleagues in most departments in Maersk Drilling and with foreign group companies. This contact surface will provide you with important building blocks to understand the way business needs a tax department to function – something that can be useful throughout the development of your future career.

You will be a part of a well performing finance department with a very positive atmosphere and genuine respect. You will from time to time work under tight deadlines, but we also respect the need for flexibility and a healthy work life balance.

You will be part of a truly international company with our employees representing 65 nationalities. Our strong focus on diversity is a natural outcome of a company with a strong talent focus, mindset and culture. This goes hand in hand with a commitment to inclusion: all employees are valued and treated with respect at all times and we believe that our employees thrive and perform better with a healthy work-life balance.

The current tax team consists of 4 very experienced tax professionals and 2 students. You will also be part of transforming the tax department at Maersk Drilling into a full service tax department as part of the Maersk Energy division’s strategy of separating the business units.
Key Responsibilities
You will be responsible for managing all international tax matters within a well-defined area of Maersk Drilling's activities which amongst other includes tax planning and structuring in connection with contract bids globally. This will truly provide an excellent platform to develop your international tax skills and competencies.

We will expect you to remain up to date with developments in tax legislation and participate in relevant courses and seminars. You will also have good opportunities for professional development within the company.

Travel to oil producing countries will be required, sometimes with a short notice.

Furthermore, you will share the Tax Department’s responsibility for tax reporting, acquisitions and restructuring, tax risk management, tax audits, contractual issues, documentation of cross-border transactions etc. involving both Danish and foreign tax issues.
Who we are looking for
We are looking for a person with a minimum of 4 years of practical international corporate tax experience in a multinational corporation, audit firm, law firm or the tax administration.

A relevant qualification is required, e.g. LLM, ACA, CPA, Cand.Jur, Cand.Merc.Aud, Cand.Merc.Jur, MTA or Tax Administration Exam.

It is a prerequisite to have excellent communication and written/verbal English skills.

The position is based in Maersk Drilling HQ, north of Copenhagen, and will be on local terms and conditions.
>Last application date: 31 January 2018.
For further information, please contact: Morten Reinholdt Nielsen, Head of Tax: or +45 63363128.
Maersk Drilling is a part of A.P. Moller - Maersk. We design, develop and operate a global fleet of advanced drilling rigs using cutting edge technology and know-how. Our modern fleet counts 24 drilling rigs including drillships, deepwater semi-submersibles and high-end jack-up rigs. Maersk Drilling employs an international staff of 3,200 people and generated an underlying profit of USD 743m in 2016. We create value with our customers through a unique service delivery concept where we customize safe, efficient and consistent drilling services. We build our service around our highly skilled and committed work force, our state of the art offshore drilling rigs and our 40 years of experience operating in the most challenging environments. By joining us, you should be prepared for a career that can lead you anywhere. For further information, see