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Primary Location: 

Finland - Helsinki, FI

Function:  Finance & Control
Job Category:  Support Functions

Manager, Direct taxes

 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

 

Wärtsilä Financial Controlling is now looking for a Manager, Direct Taxes. For this position we seek an individual with a BsC or MsC degree in Economics or Master of Laws. We expect you to have at least 5 years’ relevant experience either in other international group, consultancy firm or tax administration. You have gained excellent understanding of International Taxation, with experience in M&As, restructurings and business modelling and you combine your skills with positive, development-minded attitude. Your good networking and communication skills enable you to ensure Group’s compliance with direct tax regulations. 

 

You will report to Director, Corporate taxes and work in Wärtsilä’s Helsinki office in Finland. Your main responsibilities relate to direct taxation but as member of the Group Tax team you have an excellent opportunity to further develop and expand your professional skills.

 

Responsibilities

  • Supports local Wärtsilä companies and Wärtsilä businesses in various issues related to direct taxation. Coordinates the work between various internal functions and external service providers.
  • When necessary, participates in meetings with local tax authorities in local tax audits, and monitors and assists local companies in responding to requests from the tax administrations.
  • Participates in structuring discussions, related to e.g. acquisitions or project sales, with consideration to Corporate Income Taxation (CIT), Permanent Establishment (PE) issues, withholding taxes and salary payroll taxes.
  • Controls overall CIT position of Wärtsilä. Ensures CIT compliance and identifies significant risks. Contributes to the group’s tax strategy. Identifies potential tax planning opportunities. 
  • Participates in quarterly closings
  • Training of internal stakeholders in issues related to CIT and PEs. Manages and develops group’s CIT processes in co-operation with the Director, Corporate taxes as well as other stake holders.

 

Requirements

  • MSc or BSc in Economics or Master of Laws
  • Experience in international taxation, M&As and restructurings
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills, training skills
  • Solid skills both in written and oral business English
  • Ability to work in an international environment

 


Contact person to give further information
Mr. Jouni Arpalahti (Director, Corporate Taxes), mobile +358 400 631 939, or email jouni.arpalahti@wartsila.com. 


Country & Location
Finland, Helsinki

 

Last application date: 30/10/2020


This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com