Tax Specialist


Shurgard is the largest developer, owner, and operator of self-storage centres in Europe with over 240 self-storage centres in 7 European countries: the Netherlands, France, Sweden, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Germany and Denmark. The company's network currently serves 160,000 customers and employs over 750 people. As from October 2018, Shurgard is listed on Euronext Brussels.

Shurgard is looking for a Tax Specialist (m/f) to enforce the Tax Team at the European Headquarters based in Brussels (Groot-Bijgaarden).

The tax specialist reports to the Director of Tax and provide effective support to the Tax team on domestic and foreign tax issues in Europe. To accomplish your tasks, 10% of travelling may be required.

Main responsibilities (see attachment for more details):

  • Tax accounting 
  • Tax compliance 
  • Tax advisory 
  • Process and systems 

Education : You have a Master’s degree in Economics or Law, preferably with tax specialization or similar through experience.


  • You have at least two years of experience within a Big 4 tax team.
  • Solid tax law and accounting knowledge at a European level is an asset. Exposure to some of the countries where Shurgard is active will be to your advantage.
  • ERP experience and/or IFRS exposure are a plus.

Languages : You have a very good or fluent knowledge of English. Dutch or French is a strong asset and any other European language skills are considered as a plus.

IT skills : You have a working knowledge of Microsoft applications, in particular an advanced level in Excel.


Ons aanbod
  • A full time position and flexible work hours, for a solid European market leader in full expansion.
  • Get the opportunity to develop further your technical and soft skills.
  • Being part of a fast-moving business with exciting long-term prospects
  • A competitive salary package in line with your experience & expertise.
Marie-Laure De Leener
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