EY Senior Consultant International Tax in Diegem, Belgium
Senior Consultant International Tax
Requisition # DIE000OT
Post Date Jul 03, 2017
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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 Senior Consultant 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 senior consultant in the International Tax department, you will actively work on the finalized deliverables on projects/services in the domain of International tax. Your main responsibilities as senior consultant are:
Autonomously write standard advise and prepare more complex advise for Belgian and foreign based companies in respect of Belgian and foreign tax matters, incl. cross border tax matters, and get them approved by an executive. These tasks need to be delivered within the set deadlines. If issues arise you will pro-actively report this.
Accompany executives in client meetings or in meetings with the tax authorities and have client contacts autonomously in view to get the right information to realize the tasks.
Participate in preparing the writing of proposals and assist with the preparation of external publications or seminars.
Gain a good understanding of the Belgian income tax aspects relevant in an international context (treaties, WHT, FTC, PE, MAP, EU Directives, …).
Stay up-to-date regarding market changes and develop a broader knowledge around your client portfolio.
Maintain long-term collaborative and profitable relationships with your client and pro-actively identify and inform of possible new missions or opportunities in the existing portfolio
Proactively communicate and collaborate with your colleagues of the team and supervise work (quality, workload, …) of juniors and escalate observation to the executive
Actively participate to the training and coaching session of your development plan and be responsible for the development of your own technical knowledge.
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 3 years of relevant experience in national and international corporate tax matters
Able to work autonomously in the delegated responsibilities.
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