Head of Tax and TP Switzerland

Full time
Based on Experience
switzerland 28/01/2018   Full time Based on Experience

The company is a longstanding global leader in group travel services.



  • Ensuring statutory tax compliance in all jurisdictions that the company operates in
  • Ensuring that transfer pricing documentation is sufficient to address future tax audits
  • Pro-actively approaching local country organizations and affiliated companies and ensuring that all relevant tax matters have been addressed and properly managed
  • Pro-actively building up and managing the relationships to the various internal stakeholders, providing value added services to them
  • Provide effective risk management system and reporting for key tax exposures and governance of respective areas in close cooperation with Corporate Accounting and regional Finance
  • Acting as an internal advisor in tax matters, especially in projects that the group is considering such as mergers, acquisitions, divestments or business restructuring


  • Bachelor/Master degree (or equivalent) in accounting is required
  • Swiss tax expert diploma (or equivalent) or completed education is a must
  • Strong background in international corporate tax management, ideally gained from consulting, or, in an in-house tax position in an international business environment is required
  • In-depth knowledge of tax regulations/laws
  • Strong practical and theoretical background in all tax matters with specific competencies in VAT and transfer-pricing matters would be an advantage
  • Experience in a services and/or travel industry is a plus
  • Good understanding of main business processes and strategic issues
  • Knowledge of IFRS including tax reporting is desirable
  • Fluency in English and German is required. Any additional language is a plus