EY Manager International Tax in All, Belgium
Title: Manager International Tax
Job Number: BRU000PU
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Our Tax department counts in Belgium about 350 employees who render advice in :
Individual Income Tax
Indirect Tax (VAT, customs and excises)
International Tax and Transfer Pricing
Within EY’s International Tax Services (ITS) group, we support our multinational clients (inbound and outbound) in achieving their operational goals in a tax effective manner. Through our international network of ITS colleagues across the globe, our support covers international tax matters in all countries needed. In the fast changing international (tax) landscape, we use our expertise to ensure that our client’s legal structure and operation model are continuously structure in a tax effective manner, working closely together with Belgian and/or foreign colleagues from other (sub) services lines (transfer pricing, advisory, etc).
We are currently seeking candidates for a career opportunity as Manager in our ITS group.
We invite you to consult our website to find out more about our tax department, our other service lines and our values.
Tasks & responsibilities
As a manager in the International Tax department, you need to understand client’s business needs in order to identify a suitable solution and ensure a proper implementation of the projects. Your main responsibilities as manager are:
Write complex tax advices for international clients with cross-border taxation matters and drive and deliver successfully technical complex assignments.
Conceptualize opinions on tax matters and check them with the responsible partner.
Have autonomous contacts with and participate in the negotiations with the tax authorities.
Being responsible for projects and transactions and implement complex fiscal work procedures.
Bearing the responsibility of technical advice that has been given to the client.
Having an in depth understanding of the Belgian income tax aspects relevant in an international context (treaties, WHT, FTC, PE, MAP, EU Directives, ..) and develop subject matter specialization.
Broaden the relationship network with existing clients and participate in commercial initiatives together with senior executives or partners.
Proactively communicate and collaborate with other sub-service lines and identify and facilitate cross-selling opportunities.
Proposing improvement possibilities to raise effectiveness and efficiency of the work processes.
Staying up to date on all relevant changes in the international tax landscape and actively share this knowledge in order to support the continuous development of your colleagues.
Organizing your team in such a way that processes, roles & responsibilities are clear and work is efficiently and equally divided amongst colleagues.
Coach and stimulate more junior profiles in view of the right achievements and personal development and provide more senior executives with inputs in order to properly proceed to the performance review of counselees.
We are looking for candidates with the following background:
Master’s degree in law or economics potentially with a supplementary degree in fiscal matters
At least 6 years of relevant experience in national and international corporate tax matters
Market and client focused
Team player with sound communication skills
Good project management skills
Good knowledge of Dutch, English and French.
A challenging position within a leading international company
Room for personal development
An interesting salary package with fringe benefits