Corporate and Tax Officer (m/f)

Linklaters LLP Published 17.12.2018

Contract

  • Permanent Contract
  • Required years of experience: 1

Job Description

Overview

Linklaters LLP is a law firm which specialises in advising the world’s leading companies, financial institutions and governments on their most challenging transactions and assignments. With offices in major business and financial centres, we deliver an outstanding service to our clients anywhere in the world.
Our Tax team is an essential component of the Linklaters international tax network, with over 150 tax experts worldwide advising on all aspects of cross-border advisory and transactional tax matters. Particular fields of expertise include M&A and joint ventures, capital raising, structured finance, as well as real estate, private equity and investment funds. Our highly-experienced tax specialists have built up a wealth of expertise in all aspects of international tax planning using Luxembourg holding and financing vehicles.
To support our Tax team, we are currently looking for a :

Corporate and Tax Officer

* Key Responsibilities and Challenges
* Drafting of deal-related cash flows
* Drafting of deal-related legal documentation
* Computation of waterfalls upon deal exits
* Reconciliation of cash transfers with legal documentation
* Financial and legal implementation of management investment programs
* Answering of occasional accounting queries
* Ensuring the accuracy and exhaustiveness of client files in close cooperation with our lawyers

Qualifications and Skills required

* Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics or management
* A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in a Big 4, in trust and corporate administration services or in a Private Equity funds administration, including but not limited to Luxembourg SPV accounting and general administration, cash management, and carried interest vehicle administration
* Advanced understanding of financial statements and notes, ability to read and understand general ledgers and trial balance sheets
* Exposure to legal documentation
* Fluent in written and spoken English and French, German would be an asset
* Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
* Attention to detail
* Resilient with the ability to manage time effectively and prioritise
* Good interpersonal skills with confidence to deal with all levels of staff
* Team player but capable to work independently

We offer you

* The opportunity to work for an ambitious firm with a clear sense of direction Intellectually challenging and rewarding work
* Top-quality training and career development
* A network of offices to provide you with the high standards and consistency you require across the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East
* If this opportunity is the challenge you are looking for, please apply online or send your application by email to:

luxembourgcareers@linklaters.com

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Confidentiality guaranteed

Contact

Association des Banques et Banquiers, Luxembourg

Address

12, Rue Erasme L-1468 Luxembourg

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Opening hours

Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 17:30.