Tax Manager (m/f/d)

  • Category: Legal
  • Location: Cologne, DE

NKT, a leading cable producer with Headquarters in Denmark, is seeking for Tax Manager who is eager to work in a changing environment as part of a growing global team.

Responsible for tax planning and optimization

As Tax Manager (m/f/d) you will work in close collaboration with different areas of the company on tax reporting and global projects. You will report to the Head of Tax and be part of the Group Tax team at NKT headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark. Your main responsibilities will be:
•    Steering the tax reporting process for the NKT Group for quarterly and annual reporting
•    Preparing and filing tax returns for German companies
•    Advising and supporting the company

Experienced tax or accounting specialist with practical thinking skills

Do you have a degree in accounting, finance, economics or comparable? Do you have more than 5 years' experience as a tax or accounting specialist, either in industry or with the BIG4? Do you bring knowledge of SAP (or a similar ERP system) and advanced knowledge of MS Excel as well as other MS Office skills? In addition, we expect from you:
•    High technical skills with diligence
•    Fluent written and spoken English
•    Good communication skills and a positive attitude

We offer a workplace in Cologne, flexible working hours, an international environment and a professional working culture.

Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from diverse backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.
Please apply at our website. Please note that we are review applications on an ongoing basis and close the process when we find the right match. The sooner you apply, the better are your chances. 
If you have any questions, please contact If you have any questions, please contact HR Business Partner Yasmin Boehme, email: or Jesper Larsen, Head of Tax +45 2092 6083.


We are looking forward to receiving your application.

About NKT

At the factory in Cologne, NKT is designing, developing and manufacturing the high-voltage power cable solutions enabling the Energiewende and the global transition to renewable energy. Here, you will join a diverse organization at an internationally recognized engineering center at a state-of-the-art power cable factory. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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