Head of Tax France

Full time
Based on experience
europe-other 03/04/2018   Full time Based on experience

Music uplifts, it makes us get up and dance, it adds colour to life. Here at Deezer, it fuels everything we do. Want in? If you’re looking for an adventure, not just a job, and you fancy seeing ideas come to life in a heartbeat, you're in the right place. Behind the code and the pixels is the team. From all over the world, with diverse talents and skills, we're building something incredible – together.

Now, here’s the fun part…

As part of our accelerated growth, we are looking for a Head of Tax to join our Finance team and manage all aspects of Deezer’s group tax affairs. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, you will take on a leading role in a very dynamic business, with several country openings every year. This is a role creation, and we’re looking for somebody solid enough help us build this new function.


 Being able to understand the tax structure and have foresight from a business perspective,

- Acting as a business partner to be at the forefront of understanding business decisions and reflecting to the Division and and BU managers the tax effects early on in the decision process,
- Preparing, calculating, recording, and reporting tax provisions, effective direct tax rates and other management assurances,
- Implementing tax planning opportunities,
- Maintaining and implementing tax policies,
- Managing tax risk and monitoring tax compliance,
- Overseeing Deezer group’s tax position and tax exposure.


  • A sound experience in insurance tax on the legal part,

- Exposure to digital environments and companies,
- International experience,
- Strategic thinking, results-oriented mind,
- Ability to influence, demonstrate and convince,
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in English.


 Start-up environment and philosophy

- Highly motivated and product-focused people ready to drive innovation
- In-house Deezer Sessions with your favorite artists, gig tickets
- Hackathons & meetups
- Friday drinks, summer and winter parties
- A stocked kitchen with free drinks and snacks
- Areas to relax and collaborate with beanbags, guitars and table football
- An ‘at home’ vibe, with great outdoor spaces
- Gym access at Deezer HQ with yoga, pilates and boxing classes