Investment Tax - Senior Manager Investment Tax - Senior Manager …

Partners Group AG
in Zug, Zug, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Feb 20
Partners Group AG
in Zug, Zug, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Feb 20
Investment Tax - Senior Manager
Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors. We have USD 94 billion in assets under management and more than 1,400 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about
In this position, you will be part of our highly dynamic team of legal and tax professionals that support Partners Group's investment professionals in the management of all tax aspects of our private market investment activities.

Your tasks will mainly include:
Supporting the investment professionals in the tax due diligence and tax structuring aspects across Partners Group' business lines (Private Equity, Private Real Estate, Private Infrastructure and Private Debt) on direct and fund of funds investments.
Monitoring existing investments in relation to their tax efficiency and pro-actively design and suggest alternatives if required
Coordinating the tax onboarding of lead investments
Supporting the Head of Investment Tax in strategic tax projects
Instructing and managing outside tax counsels
Negotiating terms and conditions in relation to tax matters
Training of investment and legal team members in tax matters
Supporting our wider teams (e.g., Transaction Services, Tax Operations, Client Solutions and Structuring Services) on tax related matters

What we expect
This exciting opportunity arises for candidates with the following background:

8 to 12 years of relevant experience as a tax lawyer with a highly recognized law firm or Big 4 or as an in-house tax counsel at major investment funds
Experience in cross-border tax matters involving the main European countries
Excellent analytical and communication skills, high attention to details and finance aspects of tax work
Top academic credentials and advanced degree (e.g., LL.M., MBA in finance, law school or equivalent)
Fluent in English, German is a plus

What we offer
Partners Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity
Broad tax experience at a global private markets investment manager
Dynamic international working environment
Growth-oriented entrepreneurial culture with significant leadership opportunities
Challenging career path with long-term career perspective
Competitive salary with performance-related compensation model