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Tax Director - International

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF200000 - CHF220000
Date added
13 January, 2022

Job Description

On behalf of our best-in-class client, we are seeking a Tax Director – International to take on a newly created position, managing North America and Canada tax for the organisation.

Working in a progressive, inquisitive culture, this person will have direct exposure to the company leadership. Managing critical, visible projects, it will lead to potentially growing the region of responsibility.


Tax Director – International, Geneva, Switzerland


The main duties of the Tax Director - International are:

  • Interaction and negotiation with CH and US tax authorities on tax settlements and APAs
  • M&A projects, integrations, tax planning projects
  • Business partnering with Finance partners across US and other regions, including:
    • Corporate tax matters, audits, giving ad hoc tax advice as required
    • Ensuring tax legislation changes are communicated and acted upon
  • Owning the relationship with external tax consultants
  • Collaborating on projects with other departments e.g. VAT
  • Transfer pricing:
    • Research, planning and preparation of documentation
    • Manage transfer pricing requirements through SSC function
  • Partnering with Treasury and Legal departments on intercompany financing and agreements
  • Assisting Group Head of Tax and the wider team on global projects


The main skills required for the Tax Director – International are:

  • Significant exposure to corporate tax work in tax advisory or multi-nationals
  • Ability to manage significant acquisition/integration projects
  • Strong tax audit leadership experience
  • US tax background desirable
  • Broad generalist experience of international tax matters
  • University degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics
  • Fluent English – written and spoken
  • Transfer pricing knowledge under OECD rules
  • Comfortable with preparing and presenting financial projections and models
  • Exposure to a matrix organisation


If you are interested in applying for this Tax Director – International role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Bower in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.