Tax Analyst


  • Full Time

We are currently looking for a new band member to join the Spotify Tax Team. Our new hire will be a Tax Analyst, joining the Global Transfer Pricing Team. This position will report into the Senior Manager, Transfer Pricing and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

In your role, you will work on the Group’s global transfer pricing operations. This will include working on annual transfer pricing studies and transfer pricing models to ensure the global transfer pricing policy is accurately reflected and detailed contemporaneously. You will interact with all aspects of the business to understand how Spotify operates ensuring the Group’s transfer pricing documentation continues to respect the business and be compliant. We are a team of highly skilled and dedicated colleagues and we offer an exciting and multifaceted role in a constantly evolving environment with the opportunity to tackle much responsibility in a rapidly growing international company. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences audio.


What You’ll Do


  • Develop, prepare and maintain global documentation and policies including Master, Local and Country-by-Country-reporting documentation in line with BEPS (Action 13) and country specific requirements.
  • Support in reviewing the Group transfer pricing policy, procedures and controls to suggest changes or updates.
  • Investigate and evaluate transfer pricing regulations in potential new markets
  • Liaise with partners across the business to make sure the Group transfer pricing is reflective of business reality.
  • Provide analysis on uncertain tax positions related to transfer pricing for both recurring and significant ad-hoc transactions.
  • Maintain and update all intercompany agreements.
  • Review and analyze business agreements from a transfer pricing perspective
  • Assist with preparing quarterly & annual transfer pricing calculations to ensure the models are reflecting the Group’s transfer pricing set-up
  • Collaborate with the Tax Reporting & Compliance, Legal, Treasury & Accounting teams to communicate the Group transfer pricing policy and calculations.
  • Oversee other compliance procedures; e.g., EU’s Directive on DAC6
  • Assist with tax audits and other regulatory inquiries.

    Who You Are


  • 3-5+ years of working experience in industry and/or Big 4.
  • Degree in accounting, economics or business administration preferred; will consider legal or tax degree as well.
  • Good knowledge and experience in Transfer Pricing operations.
  • Excellent English skills, both written and spoken.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Google Spreadsheets.
  • Experience with financial systems (ERP, consolidation tools and management reporting tools).
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Previous exposure working in cross-functional and cross-border teams.
  • Available for potential travel opportunities when vital.
  • Intellectually curious and eager to learn and develop every day. Thrive where change is the only constant.
  • Able to work in a fast paced, informal, and often ambiguous environment.





    Spotify is an equal opportunity employer. You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
    Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 365 million users.
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