Senior Tax Professional (Arla Group Tax) - Viby


Viby J, DK

Do you want to become a key player in a well-established tax department? Then this is your opportunity to join a global organisation and be a driving force in ensuring strong tax compliance and reporting on a Group-wide scale.


From Arla’s headquarters in Aarhus, you will be part of the central Group Tax team and Arla’s wider Global Tax team consisting of 14 specialist in 5 countries. You will be an important part of making things happen and in building the future capabilities of the tax department.


How you will make an impact
You will get a unique opportunity to work with a wide area of tax-related tasks in a professional but informal environment. To succeed, you establish yourself as a trusted business partner, applying your talent for structured process management, ensuring that the guidance you provide leads to sound decisions, high compliance and support from all stakeholders involved.


Your main responsibilities will include to:

  • Take lead on fulfilling our Danish direct tax compliance requirements ensuring that we meet our filing requirements and stay compliant.
  • Work closely together with our accounting teams, performing tax accounting, tax forecasting and tax reporting related to our Danish and Group-wide financials.
  • Maintain and contribute to our tax governance and tax controlling frameworks, liaising with tax authorities, our auditors and external tax advisors.
  • Continuously develop and streamline our tax controlling and tax reporting processes.
  • Proactively provide high-quality tax advice to/and liaise with other departments, acting independently as the first point of contact for various tax matters.


What will make you successful
You are ready to put your knowledge of direct taxes and tax accounting into practice in a large global and dynamic organisation. Moreover, you:

  • Hold a master’s degree within accounting, tax, finance or equivalent, giving you a thorough understanding of taxation.
  • Have at least 2 years of relevant experience from a similar in-house position or from consulting (tax and/or audit).
  • Have knowledge and experience within Danish corporate income tax compliance, tax accounting and preferably also international corporate taxation.
  • Are fluent in Danish and English (written and spoken).
  • Have a flair for the use of digital tools/systems and/or a desire to learn.
  • Furthermore, experience with SAP and/or other financial reporting systems is a plus.


We are seeking individuals with a team player spirit and strong communication skills. Your curiosity, coupled with a growth mindset, will foster continuous learning allowing you to challenge status quo. Your structured approach to solving and managing tasks ensures efficient prioritisation and attention to detail in a dynamic everyday life.


What do we offer?

In addition to offering an exciting professional tax career opportunity, we also offer a strong focus on mental health, work flexibility and work-life balance, where you have the possibility of working from home. Moreover, you will be part of a global organisation with colleagues from all over the world.


We are sure that our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. Moreover, you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favourite brands in a way that makes things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.

Application and contact
If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply as soon as possible. For additional information, please reach out to the manager, David Olesen at


Summer vacation

As summer vacation is just around the corner for all of us, the recruitment process may take longer than usual. We kindly ask for your understanding that it may take a little longer before you hear from us, as we allow ourselves to enjoy a well-deserved summer break. We look forward to continuing the recruitment process after the summer vacation


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?



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