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Senior Consultant - People Advisory Services - Swiss & International Tax

Location:  Basel
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Feb 11, 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1467524

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

 

 

 

 

Senior Consultant – People Advisory Services – Swiss & International Tax 

 

The opportunity

Embark on your next journey and join our unique Swiss & International Tax team to help solve exciting problems on a daily basis! 


Our People Advisory Services business (PAS) is focused on people management and our vision is to help our clients get it right in all its facets. PAS has five key pillars: Mobility, Reward, Systems, Talent and Performance. In Mobility, we help our clients manage the complex compliance, reporting and risks inherent in deploying a globally mobile workforce. As part of the global team, this group benefits from strategic investment in a number of its businesses and forecasts significant growth in the short to medium term.


Work location would be Basel but with our hybrid working model it is possible to work remotely for part of your working time (from home or another EY office in Switzerland). You will be working on large multinational client accounts to oversee and deliver global mobility services. This will include contributing to and leading special advisory projects (e.g., transformation, business traveler, equity-based compensation etc.).

 

Your key responsibilities

  • Review of Swiss tax retuns, tax equilization calculations, Memos, Appeals and other day-to-day tax and mobility support for employees of international companies
  • Support and project manage client projects while taking on a wide range of tasks (e.g., holding tax briefings, doing research, liaising with the authorities,  communication with the global EY member firms, etc.)
  • Responsible for day-to-day client liaison. Building and maintaining relationships with clients and providing high levels of client service
  • Coach and develop other members of the team

 

Skills and attributes for success

  • A minimum of two years relevant professional experience in tax authorities, local tax accounting company, Big 4s or similar
  • An excellent level of English and German is essential. Other languages are considered as a plus
  • In-depth knowledge of providing Swiss personal income tax services is mandatory and an experience in cross-border tax and social security matters is an asset
  • Solid organizational skills and a degree of flexibility to meet client /department needs and deadlines
  • A strong analytical mind and the ability to combine method and rigor
  • A true teammate, willing to invest yourself in a team on the long run

 

What we offer
EY Switzerland offers you to work in a diverse and inclusive environment with around 3,000 employees from 64 different countries. You will collaborate with the best, learn from the best and continually grow, as we invest a significant portion of our annual turnover in the personal development and training of our employees.


Click here to find out more about our benefits and corporate social responsibility. Have we sparked your interest? We look forward to receiving your complete application with CV, cover letter and certificates. For more information, please contact our recruitment team (recruitment.switzerland@ey.com / +41 58 286 33 66). 

The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. 

 

 

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