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Head of Tax & Treasury

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JB-6442
Sector Location Job type Salary
Confidential
Date added
16 November, 2022

Job Description

For one of our transforming multi-national clients, we are seeking a group Head of Tax and Treasury.

 

In a newly created role, the successful candidate will be responsible for designing the outlook of the departments with the Finance leadership team, and delivering the new structures at an operational level.

 

If you have the necessary background, and would benefit from delivering multiple improvement projects, this role will be of interest.

 

Head of Tax & Treasury, Geneva, Switzerland

 

The main duties of the Head of Tax and Treasury are:

  • Tax compliance across all entities, transfer pricing, assessment on delivery model for Tax and Treasury departments, VAT compliance, managing third parties for filings across all jurisdictions
  • Systems upgrade projects (SAP, TMS), due diligence, structuring, funding and accounting for tax, audit support, alignment with other Finance functions to deliver opportunities/risks in Tax and Treasury
  • Setting up dashboard reporting, determining banking and financing strategy and policy, risk mitigation strategies (cash, liquidity, FX), leading interaction with suppliers, e.g. banks

 

The main skills and background required for the Head of Tax and Treasury are:

  • Strong tax experience, with exposure to treasury responsibilities, supply chain industry experience preferable, transfer pricing exposure, international company (global tax/treasury) experience
  • Master’s degree in Taxation/Accounting, VAT knowledge, cash pooling and forecasting understanding, people management (direct and matrix), strong understanding of tax accounting, planning, reporting

Strong communication skills, ERP use (SAP preferred), English language, leadership profile (driving projects), intercompany loans and capital structure for local entities, multi-cultural experience