EY Tax Professionals – FATCA and CRS in All, Belgium

Title: Tax Professionals – FATCA and CRS

Location: BE-All-Diegem

Job Number: DIE000PJ

The opportunity

EY is the only major professional services firm with a dedicated financial services practice (the Financial Services Organization, FSO) integrated in the EMEIA region; our professionals are working across borders for clients in the financial sector: Banking, Insurance and Asset Management.

Our Tax & Legal practice for financial services in Belgium is growing fast, and our team members are dealing with the most diverse tax and legal matters. We have a large client base and we offer tax services to a significant number of top financial institutions, both in Belgium and abroad.

The matters we cover

We provide technical tax advice and managed services to financial institutions and end users in the following areas:

  • Business Tax Services, such as corporate tax, transaction tax ( M&A, …)

  • Customers tax transparency measures: FATCA, QI & CRS

  • Indirect Taxes such as VAT & IPT (Insurance Premium Tax)

  • International Tax Services and Transfer Pricing

  • Operational Taxes (Withholding Taxes, Financial Transaction Taxes, Tax & Stock Exchange Trading).

Due to the expansion of our practice, we currently have an opportunity for a FATCA and CRS specialist who could play a vital role and take ownership over our flagship global library tool and act as the point of contact with other EY firms across the globe.


Your main tasks and responsibilities

  • Responsible for the technical content of a web based knowledge library

  • Supervision of the daily global news service; review, comparison and analysis of the FATCA and CRS legislation from various countries worldwide against global FATCA and CRS frameworks

  • Summarizing tax technical provisions into operational requirements

  • Understanding and identifying similarities and differences across countries

  • Providing tax technical quality assurance over the whole content of the library

  • Managing a team of junior tax professionals and working directly with partners and senior management

  • Coordinating and review of local analysis prepared by other EY offices, challenging the quality and content, as well as keeping an eye to the delivery timeframes

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience, of which at least 2-3 years of relevant experience in the financial services area, working on FATCA and CRS projects

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including technical writing skills.

  • Ability to work in a structured, efficient manner

  • Fluency in English, knowledge of French and/or Dutch would be an asset

  • Positive attitude and a team player spirit, excellent time management skills and eagerness to learn

Most of all, it is the attitude that matters! We are keen to grow our team with like-minded, dynamic, driven professionals, real team players with a focus on quality and on delivering best service to our clients and EY.

What working at EY offers

  • You will join a young, dynamic team, genuinely passionate about their work, within a leading global professional services firm

  • We provide trainings, both on technical matters, as well on soft skills where relevant

  • You will learn on the job from more experienced professionals in our team, who take on a coaching and mentoring role

We are proud of our flexible working arrangements, and we will support you to deliver excellent client service, without sacrificing your personal priorities.

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

At EY we are passionate about inclusion and we support individuals of all groups; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.

Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the top employer by 2020 a reality.

Build your legacy with us. Apply today.