Senior Tax Associate

Full time
Based on Experience
south-america 02/11/2017   Full time Based on Experience

The position A top tier boutique law firm has a need for a Senior Tax Associate in the São Paulo office. The ideal candidate will be a high performer with 7 – 12 post qualification experience (Graduation in 2005-2010) and at least 5 years of significant experience in tax advisory, specially federal taxes (IR, CS, PIS, COFINS) and administrative proceedings.

The ideal profile should present the following skills:

    • a solid understanding of complex tax issues with focus on direct taxes (IR, CS, PIS, COFINS)
    • JD graduate from top tier law school and strong academic credentials
    • at least five years of substantive experience in tax advisory in top tier law firms
    • the ability to concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form.
    • A strong work ethic, excellent leadership skills, and action-oriented interest in taking on increased levels of responsibility for transactions will add to your success on our team.
    • fluent English (the firm has several foreign clients)
    • knowledge of accounting will be considered a plus

The firm

This firm offers a large national platform, top of the market compensation and sophisticated clientele. This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the more prestigious legal platforms in the region with focus on tax.

The firm provides legal advice on all tax issues affecting businesses and transactions in Brazil, at Federal and local levels. The clients include domestic and foreign entities acting across all major industries, as well as individuals and funds.

The boutique has provided tax advice on some of the most complex and high-profile transactions completed in Brazil

REF: BR/RW/105034/001