EY Senior Tax Professional in Athens, Greece
Senior Tax Professional
Requisition # ATH000C2
Post Date Feb 13, 2019
From small businesses to some of the world’s best-known brands, our clients count on reliable financial statements, information and processes to inform their on-going strategies. More than ever, business is about interpreting and reacting to complex data - and they look to us for advice and services they can trust every time. You will use your professional skills and experience to make it happen, handling complex procedures across a broad range of industries and responsibilities.
We are currently seeking senior professionals to support our Tax Certificate team and help our clients in tax projects at different industry sectors, actively establish internal and external relationships and anticipate and identify risks within engagements. You will also be informed of professional standards and firm policies and procedures and effectively apply this knowledge to different client situations. In return, you can expect leading-class learning and development tailored to your unique interests and motivations. You will be given all the skills, knowledge and opportunities to progress and become ready to build a better working world for our people, our clients and the communities that support us.
Your key responsibilities
Everything you will do will come back to providing tax services to our clients. Colleagues and clients from a diverse array of backgrounds will look to you first for answers, so you will be a high-profile contact when it comes to resolving complex issues. As you build your knowledge and experience, you will become a tax advisor, influencing clients and engagement teams on resolutions that will impact entire industries.
Skills and attributes for success
Work effectively in a team sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and update other senior team members on the progress of your assigned work.
Build strong internal relationships within other departments and teams across the organization.
Continually develop personal skills through training, experience and coaching.
Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures.
To qualify for the role you must have
4 - 6 years of working experience in tax or accounting professional field
strong academic record including a university degree in Business Administration, Banking and Finance or Accounting and Finance
substantial MS office knowledge
excellent written and verbal communication skills in Greek and English
excellent communication and prioritization skills
strong teamwork and leadership/project management skills
results-oriented approach with keen attention to high quality, details and accuracy
self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations
Ideally, you’ll also have
working experience in a Big4 firm
postgraduate studiesin Business Administration, Banking and Finance or Accounting and Finance
What we look for
What is most important is that you are dedicated to working with your colleagues as member of a high-performing team. You will need to thrive in picking up new skills as you go, so natural curiosity and the confidence to speak up when you see something that could be improved are essential. If you have got the right combination of technical knowledge and communication skills, this role is for you.
Working location: Athens
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our rewards package includes a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:
Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress in your career
Developed system of performance management and career development that enables you to have the freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
Opportunity to work in an international environment
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please submit your cv via the respective link.
Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.
Upon reviewing all applications, we will only contact short-listed candidates to discuss on next steps of our selection process.