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Career Start in Mobility Consulting - Swiss & International Tax and Social Security

Location:  Zug
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  01-Jan-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  488461

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. 



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 Zug (where you would spend at least one day per week, the other days can be worked from any other EY Switzerland office as well as some days from home, thanks to our hybrid working model).


The opportunity

  • Collaborate in different client projects and advice them in tax and social security compliance related topics.


Your key responsibilities

  • Contributing to a wide range of interesting advisory projects (e.g. business traveler, equity-based compensation advice, mobility technology, etc.) while ensuring technical excellence and a practical / business driven approach is taken.
  • Support in project engagements as well as taking on different of project tasks (e.g. holding tax briefings, doing research, liaising with authorities, preparing and reviewing tax returns, etc.)
  • Involved in day-today client liaison. Building and maintaining relationships with clients, grow your own network and providing high levels of client services.


Skills and attributes for success

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Commercial apprenticeship degree, an academic qualification in law or economics or a certified fiduciary diploma
  • Willingness to gain in-depth knowledge of providing Swiss and international personal income tax and social security services to our clients is mandatory
  • As we are an international organization, a strong command of English and German is essential. Other languages are beneficial


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • First working experience (e.g. Tax Authorities, Local tax accounting company, Big 4) would be nice but is not a "must have"
  • Strong organizational skills and a degree of flexibility to meet client /department needs and deadlines
  • Attention to detail with a commitment to high quality and accuracy
  • Team player, good communicator, quick learner


What we offer

  • International multi-cultural team of highly motivated professionals
  • Continuous personal development with a steep learning curve – a system of trainings, mentoring, counselling and on-the-job learning
  • Modern working environment and equipment, fostering mobile working flexibility
  • Transparent performance-based recognition and progression system
  • Acquire a fully accredited corporate MBA (EY Tech MBA) from Hult International Business School, whilst working with EY, completely free*


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible. Make the next step and apply for this position online. For further information please contact our recruitment team (recruitment.switzerland@ey.com / +41 58 286 33 66).


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



* exception of EY contractors, interns and alumni.



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