International Indirect Tax Manager

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International Indirect Tax Manager
CopenhagenLocalFinance/AccountingRef.: MA-224699
Do you enjoy working with international and complex indirect tax challenges?

Do you have a good understanding of EU and/or international VAT legislation? Are you able to easily adjust to often changing business environment?

Maersk is seeking an international indirect tax manager for our global indirect tax team.

We Offer
A dynamic role alongside our dedicated colleagues in a global tax department, where we encourage openness and new ideas.

You will join an ambitious team of tax professionals and gain a thorough understanding of the special indirect tax issues for a shipping and container logistics industry.

As a performance-oriented company, we strive to always recruit the best person for the job – regardless of gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation or religious beliefs.

We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength for building high-performing teams.

This role is based in Copenhagen.
Key Responsibilities
As indirect tax manager you will be part of the Global Indirect Tax team, and 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 have a broad indirect tax role.

You will be working closely with stakeholders across our organization, including our Tax Operations Center located in India

Your day-to-day activities and priorities include amongst other:

o business advisory with respect to new products/services, VAT opportunities and risks and proposing improvements in existing VAT related (finance and systems) processes etc.;

o monitoring, assessing and implementing VAT law changes and VAT case law;

o manage/resolve tax audits and other exposures;

o contribute to our indirect tax control framework set-up and execution.
Who we are looking for
The successful candidate will have a relevant academic degree combined with at least 3-6 years of experience advising on VAT in a tax consultancy firm, in-house tax department or tax authorities.


• Have experience with VAT in an international context, covering multiple countries or areas

• Have experience with or an interest in ERP systems setup and the impact on indirect taxes

• Are a strong communicator. Your English is excellent in speech and writing

• Possess effective client/project management and task prioritization skills

• Are an effective team player. Finally, you possess good social skills, are self-reliant and you can handle multiple priorities.

You are a resilient team player who is goal-orientated and demonstrates a high level of commitment with the ability to work in team but also independently.
>Last application date: 29 September 2019.
For further information, please contact: Recruitment specialist Daria Monika Lyszczak on
A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information:
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