Analyst/Associate - Tax Operations - Hong Kong

  • Competitve
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Nomura Asia
  • 17 Oct 18

Nomura is now hiring Analyst/Associate - Tax Operations - Hong Kong

Nomura Overview   

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm practices disciplined entrepreneurship while building on a long tradition of serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.
Job description   
•Understanding of overall and specific risks within the process, controls available to mitigate such risks and open risks, in supporting the business. Ability to identify gaps / issues / outliers as they arise and escalate timely / seek help.
•Assist in the design and implementation of Operation Tax compliance framework
•Ability to provide governance for Tax Reporting / Tax processes
•Testing of Tax controls and compiling with defined tax obligation
•Preparation, validation and maintenance of documents, report to transaction tax liabilities for the Firm and Clients
•Ensuring smooth execution of projects (i.e. CRS / US 871m)
•Partnering with key stakeholders  (i.e. Tax/  Finance / Business/ IT and Vendors) 
•Partnering with Tax to design and implement Operation Tax workflow
•Partnering with  internal and external key stakeholders to start Quality Assurance Program on Tax Reporting
•Ensuring timely submission of Tax Reporting
•Analysis of tax related exceptions report, investigation around breaks and identification of the root cause
•Participate in implementation of process improvement and technology enhancement
•Proactively recommend innovations and modifications in line with Ops objectives and goals to improve operational efficiency.

Key Experience & Skills   
•A Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience with Tax Operations / Auditing, candidate with less experience will be consider as Analyst role
•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Finance or related subject required
•Prior project implementation experience would be an advantage
•Experienced with transactional tax liabilities report (i.e. Stamp duties, withholding taxes and capital gain taxes etc.) would be an advantage
•Able to articulate clearly and concisely (verbal and written) in all levels throughout the organization
•A self-starter with a strong attention to details, ability to multitask and enjoys problem solving
•Strong analytic skills
•A quick learner in new products and systems; can thrive in a challenging constantly changing environment
•A dynamic and hardworking person, with a strong character and excellent inter-personal skills

Regional Disclaimers / Diversity Statement   

Nomura is committed to an employment policy of equal opportunities, and is fundamentally opposed to any less favourable treatment accorded to existing or potential members of staff on the grounds of race, creed, colour, nationality, disability, marital status, pregnancy, gender or sexual orientation.