Country Tax Responsible to Telia

Telia Company
den 15 februari 2018
den 16 mars 2018
Isabelle Alderbrant

As Country Tax Responsible you are overall responsible for tax matters concerning all kind of taxes, both indirect and direct taxes except for VAT which is handled by Country VAT Responsible, for all controlled legal entities within Sweden. You are part of the finance team for Sweden and reports directly to the Head of Sweden business and financial control.

You will work closely together with the business identifying tax risks and opportunities and implementation of such results. You will be part of the global Telia tax team and, in collaboration with Group Tax, participate in Group tax projects. Other key areas are monitoring changes in Swedish corporate income taxation and ensure that Telia Company remains compliant with local tax legislation and IFRS tax reporting requirements, coordinate the tax reporting process and review the quarterly and annual tax reporting. You will also be responsible for the review process of all income tax returns for the Swedish legal entities and managing internal controls related to income tax for Sweden.

Furthermore, you will be responsible for TP documentation for all Swedish entities. You will also handle specific Swedish M&A projects from a tax point of view. You are responsible for training within finance department and towards business and all Country tax instructions based on Group Tax instructions. 

Profile and qualifications

  • You have a law degree.
  • Have at least 5 years of experience from a qualified position for example as a Tax Manager at a corporate tax department or as a tax consultant.
  • You should be skilled within tax reporting and ensure timely reporting with high quality.
  • You should enjoy working with varying, challenging and complex tax issues, and being able to work at a high pace with short decision paths.
  • As a person, you are open, social, driven, have high integrity and good communicating skills.
  • Is business- and solution-oriented.
  • Is a team player.
  • Has excellent skills in oral and written English.

About the company
Telia was founded 1853 and we are Sweden's largest telecom operator, both in terms of turnover and number of customers. The company sells connections in fixed telephony, data communications, Internet, digital TV, IP telephony and mobile telephony to private individuals, companies and organizations. Telia Sverige is part of the Telia Company group. Our 19 600 talented colleagues meet millions of customers every day in the world's most connected countries. We are the focal point of the digital ecosystem that enables people, businesses and communities to access all that matters to them, on their terms, around the clock - year round.

Application and Enquiries
We are working with Sharp Recruitment in this recruitment process. Please feel free to contact Isabelle Alderbrant at +46 733 282 282 or for questions regarding Telia and the position.

All applications will be reviewed, and interviews will be conducted continuously. Applications, consisting of your resume, cover letter and other relevant documentation should be sent by email to as soon as possible.