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.
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.
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;
Interested in joining this law firm? Please apply online.
Your application will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.