Direct Tax Compliance Trainee – EMEA

Job Description

Would you like to make a difference to the environment? Do you want to work for a global and ethical company? Join us and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that make a real impact. We make what matters work.

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Eaton’s EMEA BSC was established in 2015. Our Business Service Center site employs around 600 people. Our mission is to provide high value and services to support internal and external customers across Eaton’s Electrical, Hydraulics, and corporate functions in EMEA.


Come and join our Direct Tax Compliance team , a diverse community of motivated and experienced professionals. The Direct Tax Compliance Trainee role is part of the Direct Tax Compliance Center of Excellence and  supports the Direct Tax Compliance team in the IT tool administration and administration. You will report to the EMEA Direct Tax COE Lead.

You will make a difference by:

  • Assisting in the administration of the EMEA tax return process
  • Handling administrative tasks (printing, scanning, data processing
  • Preparing presentation for the COE
  • Preparing meeting minutes


Your experience matters:

  • College student (Accounting/Finance/Economics) - active student status required

  • Fluent in English and in one other CoE language (Spanish, French, German)

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • A focus on continual improvement of processes                                                                     

  • A willingness to take ownership of issues

  • Strong analytical abilities

  • SAP/Oracle experience would be advantageous

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

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

Job Level: Entry Level
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