• De Volksbank
  • Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Jul 17, 2017
Full time Finance Risk

Job Description

The function
of this versatile tool is your focus on taxation of our funds and the investment of the marks of the Volksbank. You're involved in the market launch of new innovative products and funds. Also includes the sales tax, dividend tax and international tax to your immediate attention. You're taking (partly) responsible for the tax in control of the Volksbank in these areas. You will work closely with colleagues outside the team Fiscal Affairs, such as product managers, marketers and other risk departments such as compliance. But have you considered the tax from other banks through the Dutch Banking Association. We are looking for a tax with a broad view standing next to his attention, the willingness to further develop in other areas of the team. Are you thinking like this tax out-of-the box and likes to work agile? 

You will be responsible for such
  • advising on our mutual funds, investment products and services across the full spectrum of the spectrum
  • advising on sales tax, dividend tax and international tax law.
  • proactively identify and implement tax laws and regulations in those jurisdictions
  • interbank consultation via the Dutch Association of Banks on your interest
  • supporting the team Fiscal Affairs on other areas

You have
  • a university education tax law or tax economy
  • 4-6 years relevant work experience, preferably within a financial institution
  • Experience with tax advice on mutual funds
  • knowledge of the relevant tax legislation and its implementation
We are looking for someone with a strong personality who thinks and is not afraid to give his / her opinion. You can quickly switch and communicate clearly, you are flexible and able to think out-of-the box. Are you customer and quality focused and accurate? You also dispose of a lot of common sense and strong analytical skills? We would like to meet you .

What you get from us? 
Volksbank is different from others. We are an informal organization. We choose a good balance between work and leisure (such as The New Work). Personal responsibility is our top priority. Of course you get an attractive benefits package: a good salary, 13th month and plenty of space for training and development. 

The team
as a tax, you are part of the team Fiscal Affairs. This team consists of eight tax advising all parts of the Volksbank and supports. They contribute to the development of products and services for the customers of the brands SNS, ASN Bank, Regions Bank and BLG Wonen in payments, savings (tax), mortgages, investments and insurance. They provide the tax knowledge within the Volksbank, the implementation of legislation and assist in investigating the tax authorities and regulators. They also deal with tax issues relating to the personal situation of the credit and the supply of data to the tax authorities. In the team technical knowledge and personal development paramount. 

About the department
The Legal & Tax Affairs has high ambitions and works for all parts of the Volksbank. The aim is to treat things as much as possible. The department is well represented in external expert groups of the Dutch Banking Association. Professional and personal growth is stimulated with ample opportunities to attend internal and external training and courses. Legal & Tax Affairs consists of four teams: Retail, Finance & Litigation, Corporate Affairs and Fiscal Affairs. At the head office in Utrecht employs approximately 45 lawyers and tax. 

The Volksbank goes with brands SNS, ASN Bank, Regions Bank and BLG Wonen the challenge to bring the human dimension in banking. Together we want to redesign the current banking landscape in the Netherlands and sincerely put the best interests of our customers to make responsible choices in our business. With some 3,000 colleagues we are full of confidence and optimism to achieve this ambition. Do you have the guts to contribute to a change in the banking industry? Come help build our new bank and make a difference for our customers.