Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands





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SUPERVISOR TAX BENELUX Would you like to work in an international Fortune 100 company (Top Employer 2024 award winner) where individual development is of paramount importance? Do you believe in our vision of a smoke-free future? Apply now for the position of Supervisor Tax Benelux. THE ORGANISATION Philip Morris is one of the world’s largest international tobacco companies, with more than 71,000 employees worldwide. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all regions of the world. We have 39 production facilities worldwide, including our factory in Bergen op Zoom and our products are sold in more than 180 countries. At Philip Morris, we strive for a future where smoking is a thing of the past and we are committed to a smoke-free world. Our vision is clear: to transform the tobacco industry into a sector that is fully focused on offering less harmful alternatives for adult smokers. We are determined to change the way the world thinks about smoking and actively contribute to a better, healthier future for all. We believe in the following values. Innovation | Integrity | Excellent Execution | Collaboration | Responsibility THE OPPORTUNITY In this position you will deal with all Benelux tax matters in efficient and effective manner. You will be responsible to ensure timely tax reporting/payment. You will report to the Manager Tax Benelux. Responsibilities: • Execute best in class/efficient operational Tax processes for Tax reporting, Tax provision, transfer pricing, indirect and direct tax compliance. Focus on the following areas: IPR and Customs Duty Drawback, Licensing warehousing (excise and customs), Import/export processes, US GAAP tax accounting, Statutory tax accounting, Income tax return preparation and filing Income tax payments. • Ensure and execute timely and accurate filing of all tax filings obligations in the local market. Ensure timely payment and/or refund of all tax obligations. • Manage relation with other functional teams in Operations, Legal, Finance and External Affairs and with external stakeholders such as external advisors, external auditors and with the local Tax Authorities. • Make proposals within own area of responsibility, take decisions according to the above accountabilities, represent the department/unit at the request of the Supervisor, participate in meetings as decided by the Supervisor, receive information necessary to perform own accountabilities. • Promote a culture of high performance and continuous improvement with regard to the Tax Operation function for the local market. • Build and be part of a strong team of tax experts and strong cross-functional relationships in the local market across the business. Help the company understand how all the pieces fit together. • Be up to date with relevant legislation to manage effectively the local market tax positions, tax audits, tax litigation and communication with Fiscal Authorities. • Advisory and trainings provided to respective teams in the organization in the tax area to assure proper tax risk mitigation. KEY REQUIREMENTS • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Business or Finance. • 8 years experience handling tax and customs matters in a multinational tax environment. • Knowledge of regional Tax concepts, basic accounting principles. • High performer in process optimization especially on cross functional activities. • Strong influencing and collaboration skills. • SAP knowledge as an asset. • Fluent level of written and spoken English and Dutch (preferred). RISE TO THE CHALLENGE You will join a dynamic, international and fast-paced work environment in a constantly evolving industry and will interact with different levels of experience and expertise across the Company. We offer a contract with competitive salary commensurate to the professional experience. Our company offers you a fresh perspective. Here, you will never stop exploring and discovering. We take on-the-job learning to another level, giving you every opportunity to develop your career and reach your full potential. This position will advance your experience with innovative technologies, services, and processes. Backed by a competitive salary and compensation package, you will work in a professional setting with clients and team members from all over the world. * Reduced-Risk Products (“RRPs”) is the term we use to refer to products with the potential to reduce individual risk and population harm in comparison to smoking combustible cigarettes.