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Senior Consultant - Private Tax (Diegem)

Location:  Diegem
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  May 3, 2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  1397464

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Visit us at 


With this breadth of service offerings you have the opportunity to develop your career through a variety of experiences, mentoring and formal learning to ensure our employee value proposition – Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime – is a reality. 

Our Tax department counts in Belgium about 350 employees who render advice in : 

•    Business/Corporate Tax 
•    Human Capital 
•    Indirect Tax (VAT, customs and excises) 
•    International Tax (including TP) 
•    Transactional Tax 


Due to our growth, the Private Tax Department is currently looking for a Senior Tax Consultant in the domain of Business/Corporate tax in order to join our corporate tax department in Diegem. 

We invite you to consult our website to find out more about our tax department, our other business lines and our values. 


Tasks & Responsibilities 

As a senior consultant business/corporate tax:
• You advise companies on their choices and on their tax strategy development on a national and international level. 
• You help companies dealing with tax procedures by preparing tax declarations, assisting them during tax controls, following up disputes/discussions with tax authorities, preparing and handing in rulings. 
• You assist companies during tax controls and during negotiations with tax authorities. 
• You will take part in the tax screening of companies ("Due Diligence"). 
• You will stay up-to-date regarding market changes and develop a broader knowledge around your client portfolio. 
• You 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 
• You proactively communicate and collaborate with your colleagues of the team and supervise work (quality, workload, …) of juniors and escalate observation to the executive. 
• You actively participate to the training and coaching session of your development plan and be responsible for the development of your own technical knowledge. 
• You will be based in our Brussels office. 


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 2-3 years of experience in Tax within a similar environment or within other industries 
• Client and market focused, practical, stress resistant and an excellent communicator. You are a real team player. 
• Good knowledge of French or  Dutch and English. 


What working at EY offers:

•    Attractive remuneration package - We offer an attractive remuneration package; including a company car and fuel card, iPhone plus subscription, health insurance, pension plan, meal vouchers and eco vouchers. We offer a flexible package to our people that gives them the power to choose what they value most; extra days off, leasing an electric bike, etc.
•    Flexible working arrangements - We are proud of our flexible working arrangements. We will actively support you in building a successful career and delivering excellent client service without sacrificing your personal priorities. We offer flexible working hours and working from home multiple days per week is possible. 
•    Inspiring work environment - At EY we are dedicated to providing you with an inspiring work environment. A work environment which allows you to further develop your skills and enables you to fulfill your true potential.
•    Personal growth - You will receive numerous trainings and will be coached by a counselor. We offer a clear career path tailored to your unique skills.
•    Fun - By joining our EY- teams, you can participate in team activities, family days, summer and winter events, sports events and enjoy a drink during our monthly Thirsty Thursday happy hour.
•    Sustainability – we have a fleet of hybrid and electric cars. Our flex plan makes it possible for people that don’t want a company car to choose a more sustainable option. In the future we’ll move to a brand new office “The Wings”, a smart and energy efficient infrastructure which will allow us to reduce our ecological footprint even more. 
•    Diversity & inclusion - At EY we are passionate about the inclusion and support of individuals of all groups; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.
•    Location: all of our offices are easily accessible by public transport or by car and have parking space 


We have been elected as the Best Workplace 2023. Over the years, EY evolved from the 9th to the 7th to the 4th to the 3rd place last year, to end first this year. Furthermore, we also won the HR Excellence Award 2023. We’ve built a workplace where people can flourish, develop and be happy.  At EY you will be empowered to take responsibility and encouraged to seize opportunities to grow your expertise and your career.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please apply and attach a cv and contact us as soon as possible.


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