Tax Director Region Middle East

Full time
Based on Experience
asia-middle-east 11/09/2017   Full time Based on Experience

TAX Director RME (Region Middle East)

Location : Dubai/UAE

Oversees international tax issues, transfer pricing, tax compliance and tax planning of the different areas in Region Middle East. (RME)

Job Summary

• Oversees quarterly tax planning meetings with our areas accounting and finance teams in RME

• Control and compliance of transfer pricing policies of the areas in RME

• Daily tax advice to the Hapag Lloyd RME

• Tax coordination with HQ in Hamburg and Finance in Region Middle East

• Design and implementation of international tax planning in RSA.

• Oversees and coordinate engagements with our Big4 tax advisors in RME regarding tax compliance, transfer pricing and consulting.

• Oversees tax compliance of the areas in RME

Key Competencies

  • Stakeholder Management
  • Analyze and solve problems

  • Communication

  • Business Focus.

  • Customer Focus.

  • Drive for Results

  • Strong Individual Contributor


  • University degree
  • 10+ years in Tax field

  • Region Middle East Experience; mainly Pakistan & Saudi Arabia

  • Experience in International Taxation.

  • VAT, Income Tax, Transfer Pricing, Tax Planning.

About US

Hapag-Lloyd is one of the largest container lines in the world and a leader in the global container shipping industry. With five regional headquarters in Hamburg, Piscataway, Valparaiso, Singapore and Dubai and with around 13,000 talented employees worldwide, we are a global company driven by a proud tradition of providing best in class service and reliable solutions to our customers.

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