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Tax Analyst, Transfer Pricing Controversy EMEA

Budapest, Hungary


Job Description

Primary function:

As member of the Transfer Pricing Controversy (EMEA) team, will support Manager, Transfer Pricing Controversy (EMEA) in developing responses to Tax Authority inquiries in a timely and concise manner, reviewing and analyzing Tax Authority positions in putting together the defense strategy.


Essential functions:

  • Support the Manager in developing responses to Tax Authority inquiries
  • Review and amend existing TP documentation for completeness, preparing analysis for intercompany transactions as necessary.
  • Support the Manager in collecting data needed
  • As needed, preparation of transfer pricing analyses and documentation
  • Provide support in calculating the reserves for EMEA tax positions
  • Provide support on ad-hoc projects and activities


  • Min Bachelor Degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting or Business or related fields. Masters degree and/or professional qualification (CPA, CFA, or other) is a plus. 
  • In case of a Bachelor degree, must have first working experience (up to three years) in international tax, transfer pricing, audit or finance, gained from either a similar position in industry or in a consulting environment.


In addition, the position requires a person with strong skills in the following areas:

  • Communications – Must be able to clearly communicate, orally and in writing.
  • Candidate must be fluent in English. Knowledge of German is a plus.
  • Solid interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical skills, organized with effective time management skills


Further, skills in the following areas would be helpful:

  • Tax law – Statutes, regulations, court decisions and tax treaties
  • Accounting – understanding of financial transactions

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Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 044587