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Manager Taxes - Tax Consultant (m/f/d)

Date: Sep 14, 2022

Location: Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, DE, 68163

Company: John Deere

Ref. 88236 – Manager Corporate Taxes


Welcome to John Deere, the leading innovator of agricultural, forestry, construction, lawn and grounds care equipment supported by comprehensive parts and financial services solutions. With around 70,000 employees worldwide, we develop and produce connected and technologically advanced machines with a total sales of $35,5 billion. By joining us you grow individually and become a key contributor in managing the biggest global challenge: supplying 7 billion people with food, clothing and infrastructure.


John Deere GmbH & Co. KG is the headquarter for Europe, the CIS, North Africa and the Near and Middle East. From here, region-wide services are provided to support the European locations.



Our Tax Department is looking for an


Manager Taxes – Tax Consultant (m/f/d) 



Your Responsibilities: 

  • Ongoing tax consulting and support for domestic corporations and partnerships, primarily in the area of income taxes
  • Preparation of tax returns
  • Accompanying tax audits and incorporation of consequential effects
  • Support and preparation of tax reporting to the US parent company Deere & Company and implementation and further development of the processes on which the reporting is based
  • Independent development of possible tax restructurings as well as their presentation and implementation
  • Structuring and optimization of business procedures and processes 
  • Assumption of projects and ongoing consulting topics in all tax types (e.g. VAT, AStG, transfer pricing)
  • Research, analysis and interpretation of current developments on German and international (incl. EU) tax legislation and tax regulations that have an impact on corporate entities


What Skills You Need: 

  • At least 7 - 10 years of experience in the tax department of an internationally active company or with an auditing/tax consulting firm
  • Successfully completed tax consultant exam
  • Sound knowledge of tax law, accounting and corporate law
  • Profound knowledge in the use of MS-Office applications
  • Profound knowledge in the use of SAP and DATEV 
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken English


What Makes You Stand Out: 

  • High level of commitment
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Structured, conscientious, flexible and independent way of working
  • Ability to work in a team and to communicate



Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Successfully completed studies in economics or law


What You’ll Get: 

  • an attractive compensation package including variable pay program
  • competitive pension, holidays, life cover/income protection benefits
  • flexible working solutions to balance family and career
  • development and learning opportunities to support current needs and future aspirations



This exempt position is based in Windhagen or Mannheim and vacant as soon as possible.


End of Posting: 30th September 2022



John Deere GmbH & Co. KG Mannheim

Human Resources

Eva Dieter


We look forward to your online application! 



Additional Information:

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