Senior Investment Tax Manager (M&A)

  • Competitive
  • Zug, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Partners Group AG
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

We are one of the largest global private markets investment managers, serving over 900 institutional investors worldwide. We have USD 66 billion in assets under management and more than 1000 professionals across 19 offices worldwide. Partners Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity.

What it's about

You will work in our Tax Services team dedicated to the management of all tax aspects of our private market investment activities.

Your tasks will mainly include:
•Supporting the investment professionals in tax matters ◦Managing investment tax due diligence, investment tax structures, and exit tax planning globally with a focus on complex direct and secondary transactions
◦Coordinating the tax onboarding of lead investments
◦Monitoring existing investments in relation to their tax efficiency and design alternatives if required

•Supporting our Industry Value Creation Team on tax initiatives at portfolio asset level of our direct investments
•Instructing and managing outside tax counsels
•Negotiating terms and conditions in relation to tax matters
•Training of investment and legal team members in tax matters
•Supporting structuring professionals in tax matters

What we expect

This exciting opportunity arises for candidates with the following background:
•BA or MBA in finance, law school or equivalent
•Experience in cross-border tax matters
•8 to 10 years of professional experience in cross-border M&A tax practice as an inhouse counsel in a similar position or in a deal related tax advisory role
•Fluent in English, other languages are a plus