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Assistant Tax Manager

The Hague - Netherlands

Job title:Netherlands Assistant Tax Manager


About Us:  

We are a global technology company, driving energy innovation for a balanced planet. 

At SLB we create amazing technology that unlocks access to energy for the benefit of all. That is our purpose. As innovators, that’s been our mission for 100 years. We are facing the world’s greatest balancing act- how to simultaneously reduce emissions and meet the world’s growing energy demands. We’re working on that answer. Every day, a step closer.  

Our collective future depends on decarbonizing the fossil fuel industry, while innovating a new energy landscape. It’s what drives us. Ensuring progress for people and the planet, on the journey to net zero and beyond. For a balanced planet. 



The Hague, Netherlands


Job Summary:  

We are currently seeking to hire a qualified and experienced Assistant Tax Manager, based in The Hague (Netherlands).

You will be responsible for tax compliance and tax planning implementation for operations in the Netherlands. Responsibilities are for all tax related matters including income tax, VAT, employment taxes and transfer pricing matters along with other tax compliance tasks.


Essential Responsibilities and Duties:  


  • Review local fiscal accounts and Prepare / File tax returns in compliance with local regulations (in liaison with the tax advisor).

  • Support Netherlands operations with specific tax queries (CIT, VAT, PIT, etc.).

  • Support on implementation of process improvement for tax compliance process.

  • Support the NL finance function in tax numbers and calculations.

  • Handling of tax certificate requests and likewise from operations.

  • Preparation / review / submission of internal management reports.

  • Preparation of “Country by Country Report” for the Netherlands.

  • Assist with management of tax audits.

  • Ad-Hoc tax issues.





Masters Tax Law or Masters Tax Economics required

The successful candidate will be suitably qualified, have 3-5 years’ experience in a Tax related role. He/She will have advanced oral and written communication skills (including excellent Dutch & English), the ability to work well in a team environment and strong tax / accounting knowledge.



We are open to flexible, hybrid working with a combination of on-site & home working days. 


What we can offer you:

Competitive base salary, health insurance support for employees, Health & Wellbeing programs such as the Employee Mental health support, health & wellness coaching, part employer and employee funded pension contribution, Income protection scheme, life insurance. 

Other benefits are also available through the SLB flexible benefits program. 

SLB is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.


  • International working environment and career opportunities through the SLB system.

  • Opportunity to learn and grow within the company locally and international. 



Please apply to this position as soon as possible within due date by following the link.

To be evaluated for this position you need to upload following documentation in English:

  • CV and motivational letter merged in one pdf file.

By submitting your CV you indicate your consent for SLB to process your personal details in relation to potential job vacancies. Your details will be processed in accordance with GDPR.

Any questions, please contact Senior recruiter listed to this job post.