Senior Manager / Director International Tax

  • Vorwerk International & Co. KmG
  • Wollerau
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Vorwerk International & Co. KmG belongs to the German family-owned company Vorwerk that has been operating in Wuppertal for 140 years. From the strategic head offices in Wollerau SZ, the Kobold and Thermomix divisions are managed.

We are an international company offering to our employees and sales advisors a wide variety of prospects. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands as well as long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to actively shape their future with us. 

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The jobholder will act as business partner for the HOME division of Vorwerk being the first contact point from the markets on international tax and transfer pricing topics. The objective is to oversee tax planning and risk management, driving direct and indirect tax compliance, providing national and international tax advice to business stakeholders and top management as well as supporting during tax audits & litigation. As International Tax Director you are part of Vorwerk’s GroupTax function supporting in the development of global tax strategies to achieve financial goals as well as being part of business and tax projects, initiatives, and restructurings.

What are we looking for?

Job Responsibilities:
  • Being the central business partner for all national and international tax matters of the HOME division and driving the cooperation with business representatives, other Group functions and external consultants
  • Ensuring timely preparation and submission of direct and indirect tax declarations  of Vorwerk International & Co. KmG and selected Swiss affiliates.
  • Driving  tax planning while  mitigating tax risks
  • Improving continuously the existing Tax Compliance Management System while driving process excellence and utilizing digitalization opportunities to implement state-of-the-art technology solutions (e.g. global VAT solutions)
  • Steering and executing operational transfer pricing processes in close collaboration with the finance functions at Vorwerk International & Co. KmG and in the countries
  • Reviewing of relevant transfer pricing documentations of Vorwerk International & Co. KmG and its foreign affiliates
  • Initiating pro-actively projects following Vorwerk’s Group Tax strategy and ensure its proper implementation
  • Representing Vorwerk’s Group Tax function in international restructuring- and M&A-projects
  • Being responsible for Swiss tax audits and supporting  Vorwerk International & Co. KmG’s foreign subsidiaries in local tax audits as well as in international mitigation/resolution matters (such as APAs)
  • Functionally leading the customs center of excellence

Your Profile

  • Certified tax advisor (“Steuerexperte” CH) and / or master’s international degree in economic studies with a focus on international taxation
  • 8+ years of professional experience in the field of international taxation and transfer pricing in a multinational enterprise, the tax administration or in a tax consulting firm
  • Process knowledge and IT affinity paired with the willingness and ability to take ownership in both daily compliance and project related tasks
  • Proven ability to dig into technical details and translate complex issues to non-tax experts and business partners
  • Dedicated, entrepreneurial and analytical thinking team player with hands-on attitude
  • Intercultural competence and assertiveness
  • Fluent German and English language skills

What we’ll offer you

We are an international, by Kununu as top company 2023 awarded employer, offering various prospects to our employees and sales advisors. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands, and long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to shape their future with us actively. Our benefits include:
  • Very international and multicultural business environment 
  • New, modern, and ergonomic offices
  • Parking available and close public transportation connections
  • Flexible working hours
  • Home office possibility (part time)
  • Profitable pension fund
  • Individual benefits to choose from like, contribution to public transportation, parking, extra vacation days, company products, bike/ e-bike, sports equipment
  • Own fitness room 
  • Free coffee and fruits 
Moreover, since April 2021, Vorwerk International is a certified Fair-ON-Pay company as we want to underline our ongoing commitment to equal pay between women and men.  
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We are looking forward to getting to know you and will be happy to answer any further questions you may have. Please apply by using the green link (JETZT BEWERBEN), which directs you to the recruitment tool.

Your Contact

Vorwerk International Co. & KmG
Verenastrasse 39
8832 Wollerau