EY Tax Assistant - Waterford in Ireland

Title: Tax Assistant - Waterford

Location: Ireland

Job Number: IRE001OQ

Job Title

Corporate Tax Assistant - Global Compliance & Reporting (GCR)

Service Line

Tax | Corporate Tax



Who are we?

EY is a global leader in Assurance, Tax, Transaction and Advisory services. We make a difference by helping our people, our clients and our wider communities achieve their potential. Our vision is to become the leading global professional services organisation by building a better working world.

At EY our inclusive work environment means that everyone’s opinion is valued. This enables us to provide better advice and ideas to our clients, which in turn helps you develop as an individual to achieve your potential and make a difference.

We currently have an opportunity in our EY GCR team to work with several domestic and international clients. Candidates will have an opportunity to

  • Further their knowledge of the tax in particular corporation tax

  • Develop their professional profile

  • Provide business tax services including audit support, tax reporting, compliance, tax planning and transaction support

  • Contribute to the global compliance and reporting network within EY

What do we offer?

We are currently seeking applications from suitable candidates to join EY at Tax Assistant level.

This is an excellent opportunity to join our expanding tax group in Waterford where you will be part of a strong team and you will receive exposure to some of EY's most diverse and exciting clients. This position is ideal for those currently working in a small to medium size practice to gain experience within a Big 4 firm.

Working as part of a team, your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Building and maintaining tax relationships with clients and providing high level of client service.

  • Assisting with the successful delivery of tax compliance requirements for a broad portfolio of clients, helping to ensure technical excellence and practical/business driven approach taken.

  • Contribute to winning new work by proactive engagement on existing clients and an energetic participation in targeting and winning new clients.

  • Reporting directly to the Tax management team.


What do we look for?

Requirements for prospective candidates include:

  • Active pursuance of the IATI and/or professional accounting qualification.

  • Working knowledge of Corporation Tax.

  • Strong technical skills and keen to develop further.

  • Ability to build strong client relationships.

  • Strong communicator in range of situations both written and oral.

  • Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations.

  • Project management skills, plan and prioritize work, meet deadlines.

  • Contribute to the efficient and successful delivery of tax services to the client.

  • Team player; ability to integrate and build effective relationships at all levels.

  • Outgoing with good relationship skills and the ability to deliver quality output.

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.