Tax Expert (40 uur)

Ittervoort | Finance |

Are you looking for a broad Tax position within an international company? Are you business-minded and do you want to work both strategically and operationally? Then read on quickly because BRB International is looking for you as their new Tax Expert.

What is the job about?

As a Tax Expert at BRB, you will get the opportunity to demonstrate your expertise in many fields of the tax function as the role is understood with a broad scope and an international exposure. The role offers great challenges and opportunities in relation with the current activities of the Group and the expected growth in the years to come. The acquisition of BRB by PETRONAS in 2019 has enhanced the importance of a dedicated internal resource on tax matters to guarantee the full compliance of the BRB Group within a complex and changing international tax environment.

In this role, you will be dealing with both Direct and Indirect Taxes. You are responsible for the monthly and yearly Tax Provisions, the preparation of the Preliminary Tax Assessment, and you oversee the Global CIT return processes. From an indirect tax perspective you oversee and assist on various matters including VAT (and assimilated taxes such as GST, HST, Service Tax…), Withholding Tax and Customs Duties.

Furthermore you own, manage and run the Transfer Pricing model, prepare the relevant TP documentation (Master and local files). You will also actively contribute to the obtention by BRB of a TP Advanced Pricing Agreement (APA) from Dutch Tax Authorities. Eventually you will ensure our TP model complies with the latest development such as the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Project (Pillars 1 & 2).

Last but not least, you are responsible for the overall Group Tax Compliance.

The Tax expert role reports to the Vice-President Finance and Control and will join the Corporate Finance Team consisting of 4 employees. Although the stand-alone nature of this expert role, significant interaction is expected internally and externally with Petronas Tax team and our Group Tax Advisor.

What's in it for you?

The position of Tax Expert is a new position within the BRB organization. At the moment, BRB relies extensively on external tax consultants and wishes to bring this knowledge progressively in-house. In this position, you will be challenged and will grab opportunities to spare with other experts to build up your own expertise and develop your competences. Training will be offered when and where relevant.

But there's more to offer:

  • a good salary matching your knowledge and skills;
  • a full time position (40 hours/week);
  • company car;
  • bonus scheme (maximum of 2 monthly salaries);
  • 8% holiday allowance, 29 vacation days per year and 2 more if you haven't been sick all year around;
  • pension scheme with only 4% personal contribution;
  • company phone and laptop;
  • a flexible work environment with the possibility to work partially from home.

What do you bring?

You have at least 5-10 years of relevant international work experience in the field of Taxation and have an excellent knowledge of Dutch and international tax regulations.

You are open to a broad range of tasks in which you are not only busy with one specific tax issue. Your interests are broader and you are prepared to acquire knowledge you do not yet possess through training and/or education.

As a person, you are someone who can work independently, handle matters proactively and think in terms of solutions. You are customer-oriented, stress resilient and can translate complex tax matters for non tax experts. Furthermore, you are analytical and enjoy working both strategically and operationally.

What else do you bring:

  • you have a Master Degree in Tax Economics or Tax Law;
  • experience in a Multinational Corporation or Big 4 Company is a big plus;
  • an excellent command of the English language, spoken and written an good command of the Dutch language;
  • you are a member of NOB.

Who are we?

BRB International BV is a worldwide producer of chemicals, silicones and additives. By providing great flexibility and short delivery times, we differentiate ourselves from larger competitors. We also focus on R&D, global supply and our unique customizable products. From our facilities in Ittervoort, products are sold worldwide. Besides that, the organization has facilities in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, South Africa, Brazil, Turkey, Canada, Dubai, Germany and Poland. Our customers are in a diverse range of industries, including automotive, oil / petrochemical, personal care and construction.

During the past 40 years, BRB International has grown from a small business to an international operating organization with over 330 employees and more than 12 locations worldwide.

The involvement of our employees is great. They rate us with an 8.1 and we are proud of that. Do you want to know more about us? Then visit our website

More information or apply directly?

Are you interested into this role and do you believe you have the right skills for BRB? Then we would like to meet you! Apply for the position of Tax Expert by clicking on the apply button. Do you have any questions or would you like to know more? Please feel free to contact Linda de Noronha, Recruiter, on 06-81918364 or

Since we expect to be able to fill this vacancy ourselves, we only accept candidates who apply directly to us.

Our application procedure:

  • You will receive a confirmation of your application
  • Your application will be screened by one of our recruiters
  • We will contact you for an intake when we see a match
  • Interviews are planned (in most procedures 2 interviews, virtual or at our office if safe and possible)
  • An assessment can be part of the selection procedure
  • If all selection steps were successful, we'll make you a job offer, depending on your job title, a "VOG" is part of our procedure
  • We will plan your onboarding
  • Welcome at BRB International!
Linda de Noronha