Tax officer (m/w)

Job Details

Manpower is recruiting for one of its clients in Luxembourg, a European Institution:

Tax Officer (M/W)

At a level commensurate with experience, you will contribute as part of the “Know-Your-Customer” (KYC) team to the tax compliance risk assessment of all equity and guarantee operations in line with the Group Policy towards weakly regulated, non-transparent and non-cooperative jurisdictions and tax good governance.

Responsibilities:

• Carries out preliminary tax compliance risk assessments on counterparties including adverse tax media checks (mainly through internet searches as well as dedicated tools and databases);
• Collects and analyses tax documents and tax structures for a range of different equity and guarantee transactions and relevant counterparts (such as PE/VC fund managers, banks and other financial institutions) related to business lines, taking into account necessary risk factors, while applying evidence-based decision-making on a risk-sensitive basis;
• Ensures the timely and accurate input in the relevant corporate information system of the applicable information/documentation on behalf of the Front Office for KYC and tax compliance purposes.
• Coordinates all operational aspects related to the tax risk assessment process.

Qualifications:

• University degree in Economics, Business Administration, Finance or Law (preferably at postgraduate level)
• At least 5 years professional experience in a relevant domain, especially in the banking/finance, investment and asset management industry.
• Solid understanding of regulatory requirements with relation to tax integrity risks applied at investment firms, asset managers, or financial institutions;
• Experience in external coordination with clients and managing flows of KYC and related documentation;
• Strong Excel skills. Knowledge of additional data management, visualization or KYC applications would be an asset;
• FLUENT ENGLISH

Interested in joining this law firm? Please apply online.
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