Tax Manager Germany & Austria (m/f/x)

A job with us is not just a top-class opportunity, it’s also something truly special! Start now on a full-time basis with a permanent contract in Frankfurt, Dusseldorf or Munich as Tax Manager Germany & Austria (m/f/x).

Your Tasks

  • Responsible for providing comprehensive support to the Finance and HR teams in Germany and Austria on tax & compliance matters, in particular Billing and Accounting, as well as oversight of the application of tax policy and processes within Germany & Austria
  • Working with the Global Head of Firm’s tax to advise on German/Austrian tax issues and risks as they relate to firmwide projects
  • Management of external advisors incl acting as a key contact point on German/Austrian tax matters, in particular with regards to the preparation of annual tax accounts & tax returns
  • Management of internal and external tax audit processes (including Tax Audit, Wage Tax Audit, Social Security Audit, VAT Audit)
  • Initiation and conduct of tax appeal procedures in coordination with external advisors and the firm’s tax partners/managing partners, review and advice on further development of the tax compliance management system

Your Profile

  • Qualification as tax advisor (Steuerberater or Steuerfachwirt)
  • At least five years of relevant professional experience, ideally within an international accounting firm or law firm
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail as well as results-orientated team player who is willing to go the extra mile to deliver excellence and able to deliver to tight deadlines
  • Ability to confidently influence decisions and work well with people in a consultative role
  • Able to converse fluently in business contexts in both English and German

Our Offer

  • Attractive premises with good infrastructure around the office
  • Ergonomic workplace and modern equipment
  • Employee events and activities
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Complimentary coffee, tea, water, soft drinks and fresh fruits

Learn more about Freshfields here.

Interested? We are looking forward to your application via email (letter of motivation, CV in English and relevant credentials), indicating your earliest possible start date and your salary expectations.

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Claudia Guthoerl
Human Resources
+49 69 27 30 84 07

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