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Indirect Tax Specialist to listed C-25 company in Smørum at William Demant Group

Date Posted: 10/7/2018

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Job Description

Would you like to be challenged by handling interesting assignments in a rapidly changing business environment, and at the same time make the link between business decisions and indirect tax consequences? If so, you now can be part of a competent environment with ambitious colleagues in the Group Tax function in William Demant.

The position
The position as Indirect Tax Specialist for William Demant is a new position in our small, but dedicated team. With reference to the Group Tax Director, your main task will be to manage the area of VAT on a group level. You will join a growing company, where many things are happening simultaneously in different countries. You will have a lot of influence and will be responsible to manage your area of responsibility in a self-driven manner. Your main tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Providing support and guidance to the group regarding VAT
  • Ensuring that internal processes are maintained to ensure compliance with existing and new legislation
  • Maintaining and building new internal workflows regarding VAT
  • Analyzing and addressing VAT, custom and other duties on existing and new projects
  • Participate in due diligence work
  • Liaising with tax authorities and external advisors

When carrying out your tasks, you will work closely with colleagues in Group Tax, Finance locally and internationally, external advisors and tax authorities. Furthermore, you will obtain an in depth understanding of William Demant’s business. The key to success is in many ways defined by your own ability to bring focus on your area of responsibility and to add value to the business.

What we are looking for…
You hold a relevant educational background and have a minimum of 5 years of experience from a similar position, advisory firm or the tax authorities. You have a strong knowledge within VAT and should be up to date with current legislation and regulations. International experience will be a plus. And last, you are fluent in English, as this is our company language.

On the personal side, it is important that you have a good hands-on approach and are solution oriented. You have an analytical and evaluating approach and are detail-oriented. Still, you are able to keep the overview and see the whole picture at the same time. You are a team player with strong stakeholder management skills, where you easily communicate on all levels. You are self-driven, taking the initiative and are not afraid of responsibility.

We believe in the good life
William Demant is a well-established, international company, which improves the life quality of people with a hearing disability worldwide. You will be working from our beautiful headquarters in Smørum close to Copenhagen; a large, modern building with all the facilities required by today’s employees: Fitness center, an awarded canteen and an informal work environment. We worship an open and relaxed atmosphere and a lot of flexibility. Our building is located on the top of a hill, a 10 minutes’ walk from the S-train. About 1300 people are working from the headquarters.

Come join us
Send us your application as soon as possible, as we are screening candidates on an ongoing basis.

To learn more about the position, please contact Claus Bilberg Danielsen, Senior Tax Director on +45 3016 2290 or