MOORE Emerson GmbH
We are a Swiss Firm specializing in US individual and corporate cross-border taxation. ME is a member of the MOORE international services group with US international tax practices in Zurich, London and Detroit. We are also a member of MOORE Global who has offices in 112 countries worldwide.
Our clients are individuals, estates, trusts, legal advisors, corporations and financial institutions, all located in Switzerland and other European cities. We take great pride in maintaining a high client service standard.
Due to the growth of our team and to expand our services in the Zurich office we are currently looking for a
US Individual Tax Associate
We offer a flexible and challenging international working environment, where hands-on-approach and teamwork are required. Your work/life balance is important to us and we foster growth, international training and career advancement and support an international exchange program.
Please consult our website at www.moore-emerson.com for more information about the Swiss firm.
Relocation from abroad
We will help with your relocation to Zurich/Switzerland and offer you a permanent career position in our growing organization.
We require an accounting background. The candidate needs have obtained a Bachelor’s degree in the field of Accounting and a Master’s degree in Taxation is preferred.
The candidate needs to have experience in cross border US individual tax compliance, foreign disclosures and experience in various areas including global tax minimization for individuals, PFIC’s and expatriate and alien taxation. Furthermore, experience with US tax compliance including Forms 1116, 2555, 8621, and 8833 is required. Our candidate needs to have at least 2 years of working experience with an accounting firm with a specialized US international tax compliance department located in the USA, Canada or Europe.
You will support managers on US compliance matters and international tax planning issues. You will prepare tax returns and interact directly with clients. You will be required to manage completion of multiple projects to meet statutory deadlines and collaborate with peers.
High level of responsibilities includes Federal and State tax compliance for individual US citizens, green card holders, visa holders or nonresidents.
Solid technical US tax knowledge, highly competent US tax professional
Ability to work with a global team
Native English speaker or fluent in English
Excellent communication skills, dedication to high client service standards
Working experience with CCH/Wolters Kluwers tools would be an asset
International, flexible and challenging working environment
Local position in Zurich/Switzerland with competitive salary and bonus system
Your hands-on approach and your dedication and hard work will be appreciated and valued
Your work/life balance and quality of life is important to us
We offer some help with relocation to ensure smooth integration in Switzerland
We offer to help with German lessons
We present you with generous retirement and insurance benefits
We sponsor the process of your work permit
If your background matches our job description, please send your résumé with the indication of your nationality, together with an explanation why you would like to work in Switzerland directly to Mrs. Ulli Widmer at firstname.lastname@example.org