Head of International and M&A Tax

Posted 14 Sep 2020

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 209932


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.



Your role:

We are looking for you as Head of International and M&A Tax (all genders) to strengthen our corporate tax department. You will lead an independent team that is in charge of all international tax and M&A tax issues of the company. Your main objective is the setup of a clear and understandable tax strategy. You develop and set standards and guidelines for dealing with all tax relevant aspects in connection with international as well as M&A activities.

You are the person of excellence in collaboration with all management teams of the company (e.g.: Business Unit Leaders, CFOs and CEOs of companies of the group, Strategic planners and project holders in charge, tax authorities in all relevant countries). You also collaborate closely with your colleagues in Global tax as well as in the broader finance department (like treasury, M&A) and the Head of Global Tax, whom you will report into.


Who you are:

  • State examination / university degree in law or business studies
  • German Tax consultant exam
  • Minimum 5 - 8 years of professional experience in both international and M&A tax aspects
  • Mature personality, assertiveness, strong soft skills and the ability to work in a team
  • Excellent clear but diplomatic communications skills
  • Business fluent in English



What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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