Company: Shell
Skills: Accounting
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
     


Job Description

This is a great opportunity to use your highly developed employment tax expertise to help shape and support our business, playing an active part within Shell Tax, whilst representing our interests to the outside world.

What's the role?

As Employment Tax Adviser NL, ME & Africa you will become part of Shell's Global Employment Tax team. An autonomous specialist team that provides first class comprehensive employment tax advice to their stakeholders. The role will focus on activity within The Netherlands, Middle East & Africa region.

At the country/regional level you will be an expert on fiscal compliance and legislation, but we will also expect you to drive effective risk management and decide on the best solutions that will achieve business objectives and add value. You will provide employment tax advice on all areas of compensation and benefits of the expatriate & local Shell employees.

On a wider level, you can look forward to a role that will really stretch your people skills. You will need to be a natural communicator, able to adjust your style with a range of stakeholders from different seniority and cultural backgrounds. You will also represent Shell externally, to fiscal authorities and employment tax committees.

In addition, you'll enjoy:
  • Dealing with complex expatriate taxation issues and being the first point of contact for Shell's external service provider & HR Operations colleagues on these issues.
  • Continuously improving Shell NL's employment tax control framework.
  • Communicating complex Employment tax issues, so that non-employment tax specialists can understand them.
  • Handling NL tax processes such as the work-related costs scheme and corresponding approval foreign pensions.
  • Running Employment tax training and awareness sessions to HR and business stakeholders.
  • Providing support to country Tax Leads in the region in exercising accountability for employment taxes.


Company Description

Shell Nederland BV is a platform for international collaboration, with Shell offering direct employment to around ten thousand people in the Netherlands alone, including roughly 2,800 non-Dutch employees from around 80 countries. Diversity is key at Shell Nederland, and our employees reflect the innovation that stems from a diverse workforce. By joining Shell Nederland, you will benefit from an unrivalled industry-leading development programme that will see you tap into a pool of expert knowledge that will help propel your career. Shell Nederland is the holding company of most Shell companies operating in the Netherlands. Shell Nederland also has an advisory and coordinating role in numerous areas.

Requirements

What we need from you

A qualified tax advisor (master's degree), with extensive experience in the employment tax area, working for a professional practice or another multinational commercial organisation. You have shown evidence that you can effectively manage employment tax risks and that you can make recommendations that are objective, practical, technically appropriate and supportive of business goals.

Beyond that, we're keen to hear from women & men who have some of the following on their CV:
  • Deep technical knowledge of expat taxation (domestic law & international tax treaties).
  • Deep technical knowledge of wage taxes and social security.
  • Experience with implementing changes in tax law and regulations.
  • Good communication skills and effective in influencing others.
  • Ability to balance risk with business objectives.
  • Team player.
  • Able to demonstrate imagination and creativity in the evaluation of issues and development of possible solutions.
  • Strong language skills (both Dutch & English).

Our values

Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach. Join us and you'll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities.

Women's perspective

We care deeply about fostering a truly diverse workplace. We believe in doing everything we can to make Shell as flexible, appealing and supportive a place for women to work as possible. We help with things like our formal (and informal) flexible working. Like our global and transparent pay policies, backed by a leadership team fully supportive of our diversity ambitions. And we'll foster your career through our Women's Career Development programme.

People with an impairment

At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We encourage anyone who may face an impairment to see Shell as a place where you'll be fully supported to grow and develop your career. It's as simple as that. If you'd like to apply, just let us know about your circumstances. We can support you throughout the process: from application, to interview, to your first day of a rewarding career with us.

Disclaimer

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