Group Tax Legal Counsel / Adviser - Transfer Pricing

21. desember 2020
24. januar 2021
Paul Boucher 41500543

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV GL Group Tax is looking to fill the vacant role as Legal counsel / Tax adviser Transfer Pricing.


Group Tax is a section within the DNV GL Group Finance and Legal team that supports DNV GL top management in the areas of finance, legal, tax, compliance, reporting, M&A and cash management. We are located at Høvik outside Oslo.


As a member of Group Tax, you will work closely with finance and legal professionals in Group Finance and Legal, Business Areas and our Global Shared Services teams.


As Legal counsel / Tax adviser Transfer pricing you will be responsible for transfer pricing compliance and related legal advice and support from Group Tax. We also want you to play an important role in developing and maintaining the Group’s Transfer Pricing strategy and policies. The role is highly exposed to the international framework and a multitude of domestic settings - including tax authority relations. The right candidate will be involved in multi-disciplinary projects and must have a Master in Law or a Master in Audit and Accounting, as well as international tax competency and experience.  


We are 6 people in Group Tax. Our tax team in Global Shared Services counts another 12-15 tax specialists in global and regional hubs. Together we manage tax in more than 80 countries.


The position is vacant because of an internal move to Group Legal.


Position Qualifications

We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Master in Law or Master in Audit and Accounting
  • Minimum 5 years' experience as a tax adviser, lawyer, in-house legal counsel, auditor or similar
  • Experience within international corporate taxation
  • Experience in and interest for Transfer Pricing
  • Strong communication skills, excellent English written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently and in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Balance theory with practical solutions and implementation
  • Ability to prioritize


We offer:

  • Strong company culture with emphasis on competence development
  • Great colleagues who value teamwork and support
  • Attractive total compensation package
  • 6 weeks annual vacation
  • Interesting and challenging tasks
  • International working environment
  • Flexible working hours and focus on work/life balance


We are located beautifully close to the sea and can offer a wide variety of benefits like sport clubs with access to sailboats, kayaks, tennis court etc. and techy interest groups like “IoT makers space” - to widen your personal and professional horizon and stay fit in the process! We have company cabins and many social events and happenings.


Work location is at the company HQ just outside Oslo at Høvik with easy connection via train to Sandvika or Skøyen, and free shuttle buses to the Veritas Centre from both Sandvika and Skøyen.


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For more information please contact Paul Boucher, Group Tax Director, +47 41500543.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.


We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.


Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.


With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!