Transfer Pricing Manager


Arcadis global HQ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate more than €3.3 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world.

The dynamics in Arcadis are significant. This dynamic environment challenges the tax department to combine day-to-day business with specific projects The Transfer Pricing Manager will become part of a small and dedicated team of professionals supporting senior management in successfully moving Arcadis into the next growth phase.

Reporting lines

Global Head of Tax

Job description

He or she will report to Global Head of Tax and will be part of the tax team in Amsterdam consisting of four tax professionals as well as the global team with professionals in various international locations. The tasks and responsibilities will be mainly focused on transfer pricing matters of Arcadis globally. The Transfer Pricing Manager will be responsible for the development, implementation, maintenance and monitoring of the global transfer pricing strategy, structure and documentation worldwide. Next to this he or she will assist and manage international tax projects on an ad hoc basis. More specifically the tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Provide internal advice regarding transfer pricing and manage transfer pricing policies;
  • Work with corporate and business areas on relevant transfer pricing tax issues/opportunities/models, understanding and aligning tax requirements and providing tax technical support;
  • Responsible for maintaining documentation of transfer pricing methods and creating any relevant tax documentation, correspondence for assigned projects and tasks;
  • Coordinate the global transfer pricing processes, make sure that all countries meet their documentation requirements;
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable transfer pricing rules, cases and practices;
  • Manage and do functional-, economic- and financial analysis;
  • Monitor tax legislation for impact on operations and recommend actions/strategies to implement in order to position the company in the most tax advantageous position;
  • Coordinates transfer pricing audits;
  • Lead/assist in negotiation of APA’s or rulings;
  • Assist on an ad hoc basis in international (corporate income) tax projects.


The ideal candidate has a university degree in Tax Law or Fiscal Economics and at least 8 years of relevant experience as a Transfer Pricing Specialist in consultancy and/or as an in-house Transfer Pricing Manager and experience with international corporate income tax. The ideal candidate has a strong knowledge with respect to (international) transfer pricing principles.

Further required competencies for this role:

  • Self-starter, can work independently, remotely and is comfortable with ambiguity;
  • Mature personality with strong and independent point of view as sparring partner for senior management through knowledge and diplomacy;
  • Excellent analytical, presenting and communication skills through helicopter view and eye for detail; high standard of written and presentational skills;
  • Strong process management skills, experience with corporate processes;
  • Pro-active and results driven self-starter; provide advice on improvement initiatives, both when asked for as well as on your own initiative;
  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced and continually evolving environment.

Main working contacts

  • Global Tax team
  • Group Control
  • Management of regions/ operating companies

What do we offer?

We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.

Information/ Application

René Teiken (Corporate Recruiter Arcadis NV)


Tel: +31 650 736 710

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