This is a geat opportunity to join an AIFM managing real estate funds. 4-5 years in tax advisory in required along with a fluent level of English.
TAX ADVISOR - Real Estate Funds (M/F)
DO Recruitment Advisors is recruiting a TAX ADVISOR (m/f) on behalf on a reputable authorized alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) managing real estate funds. The client is offering an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and highly qualified team. Advise on tax strategy and tax risk of the setting-up of fund and other vehicles, liaise with tax advisors where needed ;
Assist the tax manager in advising and validating fund and investments tax structuring. In particular :
• Management and monitoring of external tax service providers;
Manage the tax structuring of investments including divestments tax strategies;
Review and validation of tax memorandum and tax structuring for every transactions;
Ensure tax efficient structures while being compliant with the current tax legislation;
Design of cash repatriation mechanisms in accordance with tax structuring.
Implementation of a Tax dashboard and quarterly KPIs/tax risks reporting for external tax service providers;
Assist the tax manager in managing and coordinating operational tax matters for Fund and Corporate entities. In particular on the following tasks :
Communication and coordination with tax authorities (including correspondence filing);
Ensuring the necessary information transfer to tax service providers;
Responsible of the review of the tax returns (indirect + direct tax) of local companies prepared by tax service providers;
Responsible of the filling of the tax returns (indirect+direct tax) of local companies in due time;
Responsible of the provision of tax-related payment instructions for local companies to Accounting department;
For non-local companies, ensuring tax filing obligations and timing ;
Reporting all tax-related activities to Fund/Corporate finance, where applicable and other stakeholders;
Review of recurring and non-recurring Fund distributions from a tax point of view (validation of repatriation of cash within the structure, withholding tax to investors...)
Assist the tax manager in providing tax expertise throughout Investment Management line of business: Providing in-depth knowledge into tax related queries on a global level into the regulatory/tax regimes;
Keep up-to-date collaborators and Senior Management with any tax-related legislation and market practice;
Participate to cross-border tax-related projects.
You hold a Master degree (or equivalent) from university in law, economics or from a business school, ideally with a major in Tax;
4-5 years international tax experience gained through working within a tax/audit advisory firm, law firm or a financial institution;
You are fluent in English. French or additional European language considered as an asset);
You have a methodical and organised approach to work, strong analytical skills with problem solving attitude;
You are a team player with excellent communication skills.
Our client is an AIFM, part of a banking group, and managing real estate investment funds.
At the final stages of the recruitment process, some of our clients ask the successful candidate to provide supporting documentation such as, for example, copies of diplomas or proof of previous jobs, and a standard criminal record check might also be requested.