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Senior Consultant International Tax

Location:  Diegem
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Jul 4, 2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  735621

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world.

Our organization helps companies in business across all industries to identify and capitalize on business opportunities. We offer our clients, which are small, medium-sized companies and international corporations, a broad array of services in audit, tax and advisory.

This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. This is what makes us different, and renders working here a unique, lifetime experience.


The opportunity

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. 

Your key 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. 


Skills and attributes for success
•    Dynamic, innovative & problem resolution focus with strong communication skills, both written and verbal. 
•    Team player with project management capabilities. 
•    Able to work autonomously in the delegated responsibilities. 
•    Market and client focused

To qualify for the role you must have 
•    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
•    Good  knowledge of Dutch or French and English 

What working at EY offers
•    A challenging position within a leading international company
•    Room for personal development
•    An interesting salary package with fringe benefits
•    Our Diegem office will be the main location, but you will be allowed to work from our other offices or from home a couple of times a week.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. 


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