APL Manager, Transfer Pricing & Tax in Singapore, Singapore

Part of the CMA CGM Group, APL is one of the world’s leading ocean carriers, providing world-class container shipping and terminal services, as well as intermodal operations supported by leading-edge IT and ecommerce.

APL offers transcontinental cargo shipping across Asia, North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent and Australia through more than 90 weekly services, calling ports in over 50 countries worldwide.



Subject Matter Expert in Transfer Pricing (“TP”) and International Tax. Managing the full scope of TP matters for the APL companies worldwide and liaising with CMA CGM Group Head Office TP leadership on design, planning, compliance, controversy management and process transformation. Also a trusted tax advisor in supporting all lines of business.

Key Duties/Responsibilities

  • Co-lead with Head Office TP to align TP policy between all businesses of the CMA CGM Group, applying best practices while achieving business objectives and ensuring compliance in relevant tax jurisdictions;

  • Manage APL’s CbCR contribution to the Group and carry out appropriate analysis of the Group’s CbC Reporting

  • Defend TP and other tax controversies and disputes

  • Provide best in class business support all Lines of Business

  • Explore opportunities in expanding use of KPC in global TP documentation compliance

  • Be a best-in-class people manager


Minimum: Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Economics from a recognized institution; Advanced Degree in Tax/Law a plus.


8-10 years of Transfer Pricing and International Tax experience in public accounting firms or reputable MNC. Familiarity with India tax environment an advantage


Must carry leadership qualities with strong tax technical and analytical skills. Ability in working through challenging environment and sometime ambiguity in addressing complex issues. Able to communicate well and present ideas and messages to senior management. Strong PC skills especially Powerpoint and Excel

**Salary package (local) & job title shall commensurate with experience.

**Please send a copy of your resume to wendy.lai@apl.com (in word format) together with the reason/s for you to consider a move from your current/latest organisation, your current/latest salary details(i.e. monthly base salary, any AWS, variable bonus and/or other fixed cash allowances), expected salary & your notice period/earliest joining date.

**Kindly note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

APL is part of the successful CMA CGM Group, the world's 3rd largest container shipping company