Tax Expert

Leonteq Securities AG

Leonteq Securities AG

Infos sur l'emploi

  • Date de publication :

    15 juin 2024
  • Taux d'activité :

  • Type de contrat :

    Durée indéterminée
  • Langue :

    allemand (Courant), anglais (Courant)


Leonteq is a Swiss fintech company with a leading marketplace for structured investment solutions. Based on proprietary modern technology, the company offers derivative investment products and services and predominantly covers the capital protection, yield enhancement and participation product classes. Leonteq acts as both a direct issuer of its own products and as a partner to other financial institutions. Leonteq further enables life insurance companies and banks to produce capital-efficient, unit-linked pension products with guarantees.

Leonteq generated turnover of CHF 21.3 billion and posted total operating income of CHF 260.0 million in 2023. As of 31 December 2023, Leonteq's shareholders' equity totalled CHF 780.1 million.

Leonteq has an investment grade rating from the rating agencies Fitch Ratings Ltd. and Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd., who have evaluated and assigned ratings to Leonteq AG and Leonteq Securities AG, respectively. Furthermore, Leonteq has ESG ratings from both MSCI as well as Sustainalytics.

Leonteq is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: LEON) and is a securities firm regulated by the Swiss Financial Market Authority FINMA and is a member of the Swiss Structured Product Association.

About the role

Leonteq Securities AG is looking for a tax expert in the Group Taxes team. As a deputy Head of Group Taxes you will contribute to the tax management of the group. You will be deal with complex and comprehensive tax matters in the dynamic world of structured products in Swiss as well as international tax law. You will be part of a small team that leverages itself with a network of top tier advisors in Switzerland and abroad. There will be a high interaction with the teams in Finance, Legal & Compliance, Operations, Investment Solutions and Trading.

At Leonteq, we are a leading player in the financial industry, renowned for our innovative approaches, our commitment to excellence and our entrepreneurial spirit. Our organisational values people together, passion, dedication, quality and expertise are our guiding north star.

What you'll do

  • Manage all Swiss and international tax matters within the group such as corporate income taxes, transfer pricing and indirect taxes
  • Support Operations team by providing tax technical advice on operational taxes such as financial transaction taxes, stamp duties, FATCA & CRS
  • Represent tax function in projects on a group-wide basis
  • Ensure tax compliance and contribute to strategic tax planning
  • Correspond with tax authorities and coordinate tax audits
  • Prepare tax rulings
  • Manage mandates with external tax advisors globally
  • Support other teams within the group on tax matters
  • Monitor developments in tax environment to identify group's strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats

What you'll need

  • Master degree in business administration, economics or law
  • Diploma as Swiss Certified Tax Expert
  • 6 - 7 years relevant experience (i.e. 2-3 years after becoming a Swiss Certified Tax Expert)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English and German and interpersonal skills
  • Fast learner with high levels of confidence, professionalism, and diplomacy

Nice to have

  • Knowledge in French and Italian

Why you'll love working here

  • Learn about the universe of structured products
  • Work in modern facilities at an exceptional location
  • Hybrid work system: home office and office


  • Leonteq Securities AG