Team lead International Tax Manager (m/f/d)

  • Location: â€‹Hamburg, Norderstedt - tesa Headquarter
  • Entry as: Permanent
  • Work Area: Controlling


What you will do

  • Leading the tax team in the corporate tax & customs department
  • Partner with international group functions (e.g. Legal, Controlling, Accounting, Regional FiCO Man-ager, HR, Supply Chain)
  • Providing tax input and advice during cross-functional projects, organizational or legal restructurings and M&A projects in cooperation with external tax advisors
  • Active monitoring of external tax developments (OECD, EU) and analyzing their relevance for tesa
  • Implementing necessary processes including issuing of relevant guidelines and checklist and providing relevant input for the Internal Control System (ICS)
  • Leading tax audits / procedure and preparing defense strategies
  • Analyzing and continuously reviewing of group´s tax position according to IFRS
  • Preparing strategies to improve tesa’s tax position and drive respective implementations globally

What you will need

  • Completed University degree in business administration, tax or similar
  • 7-10 years of relevant international tax & transfer pricing experience (preferably experience from Big 4 companies)
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills as well as a high level of initiative and creative drive
  • Process driven and IT savvy
  • Relevant leadership experience and experience with external tax audits
  • Thinking ahead, being proactive and challenging business partner
  • Project management, coordination and participation in international (project) teams
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, excellent in promoting change
  • Fluent in German and English

What you can expect

tesa is one of the world's leading manufacturers of adhesive tape solutions, with a range of more than 7,000 products.  With passion for technology, we drive innovation, reliability, and sustainability to shape a better future.

Our solutions make a difference in the work, products, and lives of our customers across a variety of industries, including Automotive, Electronics, and Home applications. With this, we address a broad segment of business customers, but also you as a private consumer.

You might be surprised to discover the many places where our adhesive solutions are at work, from the battery in your electric car, to the display of your mobile phone, and even in the elevator in your building. Wherever you look, you'll find tesa - holding the world together since more than 125 years.