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Tax & Projects Specialist

NH-AHMV- 525154
Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
15 August, 2019

Job Description

Tax & Projects Specialist

Zug, Switzerland


Our client, a large, fast paced and international organization is looking to recruit a Tax & Projects Specialist to join their team in Zug. This is an exciting opportunity to join a business where Tax is a driving force and offers the right candidate the opportunity to diversify their skillset with a range of projects and interdisciplinary work.


This is an ideal opportunity for someone with at least 2 years' experience within Tax Accounting.


The responsibilities of the Tax & Projects Specialist will include but will not be limited to:

  • Tax reporting and compliance for all legal entities (Swiss)
  • Working with the Tax manager to deliver Global tax planning
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual tax reporting including tax rate reviews, tax basis balance sheets, pre close
  • Collaboration with the Transfer pricing team
  • Tax audits
  • VAT
  • Project work including M&A, Corporate transaction projects and legal issues
  • Liaising directly with the local tax authorities, building strong relationships


Requirements of the Tax & Projects Specialist:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance/ Accounting
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience either within industry or Big 4
  • Advanced understanding and experience in Tax Accounting and Swiss GAAP
  • Strong knowledge of Swiss tax law
  • Fluency in English and professional proficiency in German
  • Advanced user of Excel and other accounting packages
  • Ability to work under pressure, with detail and accuracy


In return our client offers an opportunity to grow your career with an exciting and thriving business. This role is a unique opportunity due to the scope for opportunity to work across various disciplines.


If you are interested in applying for this Tax & Projects Specialist position please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Natalie Harrison in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.