Senior Tax Specialist

Our client, active in the banking sector, is looking for a Senior Tax Specialist.
As a Senior Tax Specialist, you will apply tax legislation. You will help define tax strategy and monitor compliance with the organization's goals in mind. The ideal candidate should have a strong knowledge of Tax principles and regulations, be able to work independently and as part of a team, and possess excellent communication and analytical skills.


  • Ensure compliance with legal tax obligations on corporate taxation, VAT, bank taxation, etc.
  • Supervise tax audits (VAT, corporate tax).
  • Taking into account the book closing procedures (BGAAP), verify and validate tax provisions. Verify the entry of deferred taxes related to tax credits and ensure their justification to the auditor. Calculate and deposit necessary prepayments to avoid tax increases.
  • Track and analyze tax laws so that operational departments implement them correctly. Anticipate if changes occur to determine positive or negative impacts and recommend new strategies if necessary.
  • By collecting the necessary data, reach agreements with the tax administration so that their implementation is ensured within the organization. Together with the manager, negotiate with the tax administration to defend tax files and secure financial interests.
  • Provide advice in all areas of tax law related to our client's activities that may impact their tax position.
  • Ensure the optimization of the taxation of the securities portfolio in accordance with the defined strategy.
  • Being in contact with both internal and external partners regarding the tax aspects of projects and restructuring files (M&A).
  • Participate in the development and improvement of processes to ensure the best possible service.

Your profile

  • You have a master's degree in taxation, economics or law.
  • You have 3 to 5 years of experience in corporate tax.
  • You speak fluent Dutch and French and have a good knowledge of English.
  • You have commercial insight and are proactive and accurate.
  • You are a strong negotiator.


What exactly can you expect from our client ?
  • An open-ended contract.
  • A pleasant working environment, where professional growth, autonomy and a personal approach are key.
  • Sliding hours and homeworking for a good work/life balance.
  • A competitive salary and fringe benefits including meal and eco cheques and a comprehensive insurance package. In addition, the Flex Income Plan allows you to customize part of your package. A range of training is also available.

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