Senior Manager - Tax Accounting & Risk Advisory Services (Geneva or Lausanne)

Key information

  • Publication date:15 July 2024
  • Workload:100%
  • Contract type:Unlimited employment
  • Language:English (Fluent)
  • Place of work:Geneva

At EY, you will have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we are counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

Senior Manager - Tax Accounting & Risk Advisory Services (Geneva or Lausanne)


In a world that's changing faster than ever, our purpose acts as our 'North Star' guiding our more than 300,000 people - providing the context and meaning for the work we do every day. In doing so, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, clients, and communities. Thanks to our innovative services in auditing, tax consulting as well as transaction and management consulting, we proudly drive our clients into the future. 


The opportunity


As part of our Tax Services, we offer expertise and advise on all tax issues. This knowledge enables us to optimize the business and legal structures of national and international clients. If you're looking to develop your individual skills whilst working in interdisciplinary and multicultural teams, come join us!

Join our unique Tax Accounting & Risk Advisory Services practice to positively impact billions of lives and unlock hidden opportunities.


Your key responsibilities


  • Act as central point of contact - liaise with your international clients and colleagues with respect to direct tax accounting issues
  • Participate as part of the Primary Team in tax audits of International Groups and single legal entities in Switzerland
  • Contribute with your knowledge to BEPS2.0 projects
  • Leading clients on established accounts, seeking process improvement opportunity in both EY and Client processes and implementing services for new client
  • Managing account resourcing, budget, and delivery
  • Developing and coaching the team involving the global EY-Shared-Service-Center structures

Skills and attributes for success


  • 10+ years of experience in a tax accounting and/or tax audit function, ideally in an international environment
  • Very strong understanding of general and tax accounting principles as well as reporting concepts/principles (temporary/permanent differences, current and deferred taxes, etc.)
  • US GAAP and / or IFRS tax accounting technical skillset
  • Designing, performing, and overseeing tax audit procedures for HQ Multinationals as part of a Primary Team 
  • Experience in transfer pricing principles
  • Excellent knowledge and strong experience with Excel
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to analyze the tax accounting impacts of complex transactions
  • Analytical mindset with good communication skills
  • English mandatory, additional languages considered as a plus

What we offer


EY Switzerland offers you to work in a diverse and inclusive environment with around 3,000 employees from 64 different countries. You will collaborate with the best, learn from the best and continually grow, as we invest a significant portion of our annual turnover in the personal development and training of our employees.

Click here to find out more about our benefits and corporate social responsibility.


Have we sparked your interest? We look forward to receiving your complete application with CV, cover letter and certificates.
For more information, please contact our recruitment team ( / +41 58 286 33 66).


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