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Withholding Tax Reclaim Specialist

Location:  Luxembourg
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Mar 28, 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1453536

Senior Consultant – Withholding Tax Reclaim Specialist


We’re looking for our new colleague who will be part of our Professional of the Financial Sector (PFS) Team



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.


What if we didn’t focus on who you are now, but who you could become?

Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale, diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programs, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to stay relevant today and, in the future, – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who will be on the journey with you at EY and beyond.

The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build!


The opportunity: your next adventure awaits

Within a high-performing and inclusive environment that offers you great opportunities to develop an interesting and fulfilling career. Wherever you are in the world, you will work in multi-disciplinary teams to handle complex issues and resolve challenges for leading companies.


We are seeking to identify high-potential individuals to deliver exceptional client services and enable the continued growth of our practice.



Your key responsibilities

As part of the Luxembourg “Professional of the Financial Sector” (PFS) team and Business Tax Services department, you will provide Operational and Regulatory services to our clients by applying our multidisciplinary approach.


You will advise on business process design and outsourcing, implement operational and tax processes, assist in becoming compliant with regulations for leading financial institutions, insurance companies as well as private equity and real estate entities.


You will contribute on projects such as, without being exhaustive: business process improvement, automatic exchange of information implementation and execution, customer tax reporting preparation, electronic tax form validations, large data processing, tax reclaim and/or relief at source preparation. Ultimately, large part of the work relates to efficiency improvement on processes that are highly important for our clients, their customers, and our global community.


Your tasks will include process design, automation, organizational set-up for the processing of large volume of data, collection of data, analysis and set-up of production and control processes, operational training, project management and interactions with clients.


Skills and attributes for success


To qualify for the role, you must have

  • Master’s degree in management, tax, engineering, finance or economics
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in a tax department with a focus on operational taxes, withholding tax reclaims, tax reporting, FATCA, CRS and/or QI
  • Fluency in English. knowledge of French and/or German is considered as an asset
  • Highly process driven, ability to communicate effectively and a team-player mindset

Organisation, flexibility and ability to manage several files with solid analytical skills


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • You have an agile, growth-oriented mindset. What you know matters. But the right mindset is just as important in determining success. We’re looking for people who are innovative, can work in an agile way and keep pace with a rapidly changing world.
  • Your take ownership of tasks and have the proper judgment to make critical decisions.
  • You are curious and purpose driven. We’re looking for people who see opportunities instead of challenges, who ask better questions to seek better answers that build a better working world.
  • You are inclusive. We’re looking for people who seek out and embrace diverse perspectives, who value differences, and team inclusively to build safety and trust. 


What we look for

You display excellent commercial, management and organizational skills, including strong report writing, research and analytical skills. You are comfortable in multicultural environments built on a shared culture of team spirit, mutual respect and openness.



What we offer

In our new building in Luxembourg, you will be part of the EY family working together with 1900 professionals from more than 90 different nationalities. You will evolve by going the extra mile, providing an exceptional user experience for both your internal and external stakeholders. We are committed in “Building a better working world”.


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


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.


Apply now.

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