Director Group Taxes (m/f/d) 

LOCATION: München / Germany | BRAND: Knorr-Bremse AG | REQUISITION ID: 3752 | Full-time | Regular 




  • Development and implementation of the Group's Tax Strategy; minimizing potential financial risks
  • Working with key stakeholders both internally and externally to ensure that the Group achieves its regulatory requirements
  • Ensuring that the Group maximizes the benefits of strategic tax planning across all business subsidiaries
  • Identifying opportunities and driving initiatives to support business operations across direct and indirect taxes where relevant
  • Preparation and implementation of appropriate tax policies and procedures (Tax CMS) 
  • Manage tax due diligences for M&A transactions
  • Report to Vice President Group Accounting & Taxes and the CFO
  • Lead a highly skilled team of 13 employees 



  • Previous work experience in related field in a tax advisor firm and/or corporate tax Department in a manufacturing company
  • University degree in Tax and IFRS Accounting; legal skills highly appreciated
  • German Tax advisor exam (StB)
  • Hands on experience working to implement processes and systems which support Tax compliance
  • Excellent English and German language skills
  • Excellent numeracy and analytical skills
  • Strong leadership skills

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