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Grant Thornton ABAX Consulting provides advisory and internal audit services to clients of the financial sector and is a member firm of Grant Thornton Luxembourg which comprises 220+ staff members and is recognised as one of the leading audit, tax and advisory firms Luxembourg www.grantthornton.lu.

Our Business Processing Services department operates a mutualised platform for CRS/FACTA/QI reporting as well as tax reporting for private clients. This platform allows financial institutions to outsource their reporting obligations rather than invest into and maintain complex reporting solutions and tax and regulatory knowledge. It also delivers a full range of ancillary services, including advisory, tax and regulatory watch, entity classification, due diligence, quality assurance, testing, remittance to tax authorities.

 

To support the growth of our services, we are recruiting:

 

Functional Tax Analyst - Banking Sector

 

Your missions:

Depending on client requests and BPS development phases, you will:

  • Liaise with international Grant Thornton firms for the collection of local tax rules;
  • Write specifications to implement/adapt tax rules into our tax reporting tool;
  • On-board new clients for BPS services – Manage existing clients;
  • Perform testing and quality assurance activities;
  • Support the management of operations related to outsourced FATCA/CRS/QI/Tax reporting services;
  • Contribute to sales/marketing activities;
  • Assist on FATCA/CRS classifications and due diligence
  • Deliver trainings on CRS/FATCA/QI regulations;

 

Your profile:

You have the following qualifications and expertise:

  • An academic background ideally in accounting, audit, finance economics or law;
  • 2 to 5 years of experience in the banking sector in any of the following areas:

o Functional analysis on tax and securities projects;

o Analysis and implementation of regulatory matters such as FATCA, CRS, QI;

  • Good knowledge on banking products, private banking services, trading/settlement, custody, taxation of banking products revenues, tax reclaims;
  • Good understanding of corporate actions processing;
  • Good command of MS Office suite;
  • Prior experience in a consulting role will be considered as an advantage
  • Certifications are considered as an advantage (the likes of IIBA, ISTQB, Prince2);
  • Fluency in French and English is a prerequisite, any other language is considered to be an advantage;

 

Your soft skills:

  •  Entrepreneurial – Willingness to take part of innovative business solutions development;
  • Ability to quickly adjust to new environments;
  • Good written and oral communication

 

What we offer:

  • Active role in a strategic growth project;
  • Active role in an experienced and united team;
  • Opportunity to rapidly take on responsibilities and work independently with clients;
  • Career development in an international environment;
  • On-going training program;
  • Attractive salary package;

 

Contacts:

  • Donatella De Angelis, HR Manager (emploi@lu.gt.com)
  • Lionel Gendarme, Financial Services Partner (lionel.gendarme@lu.gt.com)