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We use progressive tools to analyze and visualize data, telling the story of financial drivers, performance, risks and opportunities. We value attributes like collaboration and learning. We celebrate diversity and inclusion by creating a place where you can come to work and be yourself.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Tax Analyst to join the European Tax Team to be based in Geneva. This will offer you the chance to take ownership of many exciting projects reporting to the Director European Tax based in Geneva.
EA's tax function in Europe and globally manages a high diversity of interesting tax areas and the right candidate (you) will have excellent development opportunities in many areas of interest and will be encouraged and supported in this by the fellow team members of the European Finance team.
Some specific tasks for this role include the following:
Provide Corporate Income Tax compliance support to the regional controlling teams based in Geneva, Lyon, and Guildford under the initial guidance of senior staff members of the European tax team
Support the senior members of the European Tax Team in tax audits and related matters
Help prepare quarterly and annual US GAAP & FAS109 tax reporting for selected EMEA group entities
Support compliance of EMEA group entities with EA's transfer pricing policy, which includes too, the reviews of interim and year-end transfer pricing (TP) computations
Assist EA's TP team with the preparation of TP documentation; this includes responsibility for updates of specific sections of TP reports and the draft and update of intercompany agreements
Involvement in ad-hoc tax projects, e.g., M&A transactions, group rationalization
Keep informed about tax legislative developments that impact EA.
Our work environment is fun, fast-paced and rewarding. We will provide you a unique environment for learning, developing and we're looking for:
Relevant University or Business School Degree at Master Level
3 or more years in industry or/a public accounting firm;
Post-graduate tax qualification will be considered a plus
Familiarity in Transfer Pricing
Familiarity with US GAAP tax accounting concepts
Tech mindset paired with a desire to identify process efficiencies and implement them
Natural interest in learning more about tax
English is a must; knowledge of any other European language will be considered a distinct advantage
Ability to travel to other offices.
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