Airwallex is the leading financial technology platform for modern businesses growing beyond borders. With one of the world’s most powerful payments infrastructure, our technology empowers businesses of all sizes to accept payments, move money globally, and simplify their financial operations, all in one single platform.
Established in 2015 in Melbourne, our purpose is to connect entrepreneurs, business-builders, makers and creators with opportunities in every corner of the world. Today, Airwallex has a global footprint across Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle-East and North America.
Airwallex is looking for a proactive and motivated Group Tax Manager with extensive hands-on local experience and a global mindset to provide tax advice and supporting documentation, compliance, and reporting for existing businesses and new business initiatives.
This position will be part of a team that works closely with business partners to understand business initiatives, prepare advice on the associated tax implications, provide actionable guidance and requirements for the business, and support reporting and compliance obligations.
This role will be based in the Netherlands and will work closely with the national, international and global peer groups and leadership teams across multiple disciplines including Finance, Legal, and Commercial teams.
What You’ll Need…
An in-depth, technical knowledge of complex taxation matters, including; Direct tax, Indirect tax , International tax and Transfer Pricing
Experience evaluating and advising on multi-territory business initiatives and complex multi-party transactions
Experience coordinating and executing practical and sustainable tax solutions in line with current and future business plans
Demonstrable experience working across multiple timezones, supporting and/or leading on strategic cross-functional projects designed to identify growth opportunity or mitigate risk
An ability to translate complex tax concepts into meaningful meaningful business requirements which support Airwallex’s international expansion plans
A high attention to detail in order to deliver the planning, real time coordination, and communication of various tax-related projects
What You’ll Do…
Lead complex, high priority projects whilst managing competing priorities – including working across multi-region and cross-functional teams
Deliver holistic, commercially balanced advice to senior and executive level leadership to devise strategic, technical tax positions
Analyse and review statutes, regulations and case laws, and extract data make appropriate recommendations in simple terms
Own all regional (EMEA) direct tax, indirect tax, and transfer pricing issues related to current and future Airwallex entities
Contribute to complex global projects such as M&A transactions, due diligence, or IPO-readiness
What You Bring…
High calibre academic record in Finance, Accounting, Tax or another related field (Bachelors or Masters)
Professional qualification in Tax or Accounting
Big Four or equivalent training and experience
Minimum 7 years of relevant professional experience including several years of demonstrable managerial experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Strong leadership and management skills
Team player mentality and ability to work with individuals across functions and culture
At Airwallex you’ll have the ability to make an impact in a rapidly growing, global fintech. We want you to share in our success, which is why you’ll be offered a competitive salary plus valuable equity within Airwallex. We also like to ensure we create the best environment for our people by providing a collaborative open office space with a fully stocked kitchen. We organize regular team building events and we give our people the freedom to be creative.
Airwallex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and anyone seeking employment at Airwallex is considered based on merit, qualifications, competence and talent. We don’t regard color, religion, race, national origin, sexual orientation, ancestry, citizenship, sex, marital or family status, disability, gender, or any other legally protected status when making our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
Airwallex does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms/recruiters. Airwallex will not pay any fees to search firms/recruiters if a candidate is submitted by a search firm/recruiter unless an agreement has been entered into with respect to specific open position(s). Search firms/recruiters submitting resumes to Airwallex on an unsolicited basis shall be deemed to accept this condition, regardless of any other provision to the contrary.