EY Manager – Transfer pricing ( Sector focus : Financial Services) in Diegem, Belgium

Manager – Transfer pricing ( Sector focus : Financial Services)


Requisition # DIE000O5

Post Date Jun 29, 2017

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).

Job scope

As a Manager in our Transfer Pricing team, you provide competent technical advice to key players in the Financial Services Industry on transfer pricing and related international tax issues. You manage our team of junior and senior consultants. You demonstrate a pro-active, client-oriented attitude and work towards identifying new business opportunities.

Your main tasks and responsibilities

  • Advising major financial services clients in relation to (inter)national transfer pricing matters;

  • Deal with highly complex transfer pricing issues on a daily basis and write high-quality opinions on a variety of international tax and transfer pricing related topics;

  • Devise, direct, and execute database searches for companies in Europe and foreign markets;

  • Perform economic, financial and accounting analyses;

  • Manage and assist in the review and design of transfer pricing policies, including transfer pricing documentation;

  • Prepare and attend meetings on an international level with key-decision makers, to discuss the clients' business and tax needs;

  • Be responsible for maintaining an excellent relationship with your clients;

  • Act as first-line contact for a variety of top-class financial services clients;

  • Manage various projects and workflows thoroughly and accurately;

  • Supervise and manage assignments by consultants and seniors in the group;

  • Contribute actively to the development of client-oriented cross-border ideas and policies;

  • Participate in and contribute to attaining team goals;

  • Have the opportunity to go on assignments abroad and/or accompany senior people on in-country visits to broaden your international network.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Master’s degree in economics potentially with a supplementary degree in fiscal matters

  • Between 3 - 5 years of professional experience in Transfer Pricing

  • Fluency in Dutch and English; knowledge of French is a plus

  • An additional postgraduate degree in taxation is an asset

  • Strong analytical abilities

  • Market and client focused

  • Team player with sound communication skills and hands-on approach

  • Strong project management skills

  • Ability to manage a complex workload and to prioritize tasks for yourself and junior staff

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

What working at EY offers

  • You will join ayoung, dynamicteam,genuinely passionate about their work,within a leading global professional services firm.

  • We provide extensive trainings, both on technical matters, as well on soft skills and project management.

  • 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 build a successful career and deliver excellent client service, without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing profession might require regular travel, and at times working at client sites, we are committed to help you achieve a lifestyle balance.

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.