Senior Manager Tax (m/f/d)

Flink Food

Flink Food

Berlin, Germany
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024

Company Description

Flink is the leading quick commerce player in Europe. We are on a mission to give people back time: You can order your groceries through our app and we deliver to your doorstep in minutes. We carry 2,500 products with focus on the leading brands in each category. We aim for sustainability by making deliveries on electric bikes and utilizing recyclable packaging.

Flink launched in February 2021 and already operates in more than 80 cities in Germany, and the Netherlands. The business generated more than EUR 400m in revenues in 2022 and is operationally profitable. Flink is backed by the world’s most renowned tech investors, including Prosus, Mubadala and Bond and strategic investors like Doordash and REWE. We take great pride in being an inclusive employer that offers equal opportunities, and we celebrate the diversity and multiculturalism of our team. We're growing fast and always pushing ourselves to do better - we play for #1.

Job Description

As our Senior Manager, Tax, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure Compliance: Oversee and manage all aspects of the Group’s tax functions, including but not limited to income tax and VAT. Ensure all tax filings are accurate and timely, and that they comply with all national, and international tax laws.
  • Strategic Tax Planning: Develop and implement strategic tax plans to optimize tax efficiency and support business initiatives. Identify and mitigate tax risks by implementing robust controls and compliance frameworks.
  • Stakeholder Interaction: Serve as the primary contact for tax advisors and fiscal authorities/tax auditions and build strong relationships within the organization.
  • Advisory and Support: Serve as an in-house tax expert, advising on tax implications for corporate strategies and decisions. Provide support in financial planning and analysis by offering insights that influence budgeting and financial projections.


  • >5 years of professional experience in the field of income taxes, ideally with a Big4 audit company and/or with exposure to fast growing businesses
  • A degree in business administration, tax law or a comparable course of study; having passed the tax advisor exam is a strong plus.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with proficiency in English and German, capable of effectively interacting with both internal teams and external partners.

Additional Information

  • A €1000 annual L&D budget as well as individual coaching options to ensure you have plenty of opportunities to learn, grow and achieve your goals
  • 26 days of vacation, +1 day every year up to a maximum of 30 days
  • A mobility budget of 30 EUR per month with NAVIT, which you can use individually for Uber, BVG and many other providers
  • A cool discount on your Urban Sports Club membership
  • Attractive company pension options
  • Unlimited access to an e-learning and development platform, MyAcademy, including online German courses
  • Online discounts with Corporate Benefits and Future Bens
  • A cool discount off your personal Flink orders; be the first to test out new products!
  • A modern and dog-friendly office in the heart of Berlin - lots of delicious lunch spots available within short walking distance

It is our commitment that every applicant will be evaluated according to their skills regardless of age, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status, or religion.