International Tax Accountant

Create the foundation that supports the organization through strategic changes, market opportunities and challenges.
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At Storytel we believe that powerful stories add an extra dimension to life. Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and eBook streaming services and we offer unlimited listening to consumers in 20+ markets, with several new markets launching in the coming years. Our vision is to make the world a more empathetic place with great stories to be shared and enjoyed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. As a group operating in an international, high paced and dynamic digital world, we are now looking for a Tax Accountant to join our Finance team!

About the team

The Business Administration team is responsible for ensuring that Storytel and its employees develop and reach their full potential. As part of a very creative and entrepreneurial business, we create the foundation that supports the organization and helps navigate through strategic changes, market opportunities and challenges.

About the role

As a Tax Accountant, you will assist in monitoring tax compliance, preparing tax documentation, and analyzing tax impact as part of the Storytel group accounting team. You will also be responsible for providing support to various Storytel teams on technical tax questions (sales tax, income tax, withholding tax) in their respective processes. The position reports to the Accounting Specialist and is a part of the Business Administration team at Storytel. This won’t be a routine tax accountant job. If you want to have a job where you are challenged to analyze new tax matters with a direct impact on the business, this is for you.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide support for global tax compliance, including coordinating tax documentation related to transfer pricing and MDR requirements
  • Prepare tax impact analysis of various projects within the group, including expansion strategies and M&A transactions
  • Perform tax reporting and manage related administration, including preparation of tax returns for some Swedish group companies and review of tax returns prepared by external service providers
  • Assist in monitoring and implementing new and/or changed tax requirements and researching industry insights, including DST
  • Liaise with external auditors, external tax advisors, local tax teams, and tax authorities

Your profile

To be a successful Tax Accountant you are likely a person who enjoys working with diverse tasks in a high-performance environment as you will participate in various projects and assist in continuously developing and improving tax processes in the group. You are able to work independently with a high sense of ownership and great attention to detail, while at the same time promoting a genuine team-player mindset.

We believe that you have:

  • An academic degree in Business Administration/Finance/Tax Accounting 
  • 3+ years experience in tax accounting and corporate tax compliance
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and Swedish GAAP
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills 
  • Business level of English in written and spoken words as Storytel is an international company with English as our official language internally. 

Your background is likely from a finance department at Swedish and international level or from Big4/public accounting. It would be a big plus if you have experience from the digital economy/content business.

What we can offer

Storytel offers a friendly, entrepreneurial and fast-moving work environment. The Storytel culture - characterized by being welcoming and helpful - is important to us. We don’t believe in hierarchy or micromanagement; we highly believe in giving responsibility and having people grow alongside it. And of course - you get unlimited listening to audio and eBooks from our service!

Does this sound like you? If you feel like Storytel is a place where you could thrive, let us know and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Usually responds within two weeks

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Tryckerigatan 4
111 28 Stockholm Directions


The Storytellers in 4 words?
Friendly, Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

Amount of coffee and tea cups per day?
Impossible to know, we like our hot beverages.

Number of orange headphones?

Times we celebrate?
Whenever we have something to celebrate. Which is quite often, we like to celebrate - preferably with cake. 

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