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Do you want to be part of shaping the future? From making connectivity more accessible to the latest IoT solutions, you have an opportunity to be where it begins.

Tax Specialist

Job Description

Date: Jun 5, 2020

Our vision and purpose: “Our purpose is to empower an intelligent, balanced and connected world. For more than a century, we have been putting smart tools in the hands of people in every sector of our society, crafting intelligent technologies that drive positive change. We remain committed to this effort, leaving no one behind.” - Börje Ekholm, President and CEO, Ericsson


So..who is Ericsson today and, how it supports you and the community?


In a world that is increasingly sophisticated, we are on a quest for easy ( We are crafting groundbreaking technology that is easy to use, adapt and scale, enabling our customers to gather the full value of connectivity.

Find out how  ( IoT, 5G and automation technology stands ready to unlock a wave of new value.

The impact of your role at Ericsson: 

We are now looking for a Tax Specialist for West and Central Europe region to ensure tax legislation, mitigate tax risks, provide experienced tax advice and to ensure high quality in tax accounting and reporting.

You will also: 

-  Manage Direct Tax including withholding tax

-  Management of Transfer Prices

-  Manage reporting, tax audit and compliance

-  Give Tax advice

-  Support M&A Financial Due Diligence (FDD) & Finance Integration

-  Manage Ericsson Operational Model Compliance

-  Collaborate with external partners, advisors, auditing companies 

How your expertise will make the difference (Qualifications needed):

-  Bachelor in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance and/or Tax Law or equivalent

-  Extensive experience in local and international tax legislation

-  Knowledge in GAAP (i.e. local GAAP, IFRS and group directives)

-  Knowledge and understanding of financial systems

-  Accounting and reporting skills

-  Financial Analysis skills

-  Proficiency in English - any other European language e.g. Hungarian is a plus

-  Communication and teamwork skills

-  High standards for quality and quantity

-  Working in a detailed, methodical and orderly way.


Benefits to suit your dreams (or What’s in it for you?)


-  Contract type: full time;

-  25 vacation days/year (yes, we give you 4 days more, because you deserve it!);

-  WFH & Flexible Working Hours;

-  Medical & life insurance;

-  Gym subscription;

-  Career plan mentoring;

-  Flexible benefits from your favorite brands available on flexible benefits portal;

-  Internal learning platform to develop your knowledge, skills and proficiencies & curated external content -- articles, videos, courses, podcasts, and books from external libraries such as Skillsoft, Pluralsight, Big Think, EdX, TED Talks, Khan Academy, YouTube, and the open web itself (learning platform mobile enabled);

-  Part of an active community via Brand Ambassadors, CSR Activities, Sports Teams;

-  Competitive referral bonuses for recommending your friends to work at Ericsson;

-  In case of travel, daily allowance, transport, and accommodation will be paid by the company;

-  & more other benefits that the recruiting colleagues are looking forward to present them to you, once applied.