Program Head - Swiss and EMEA Tax Transformation

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Zürich, Suisse
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Swisslinx
  • 19 oct. 17 2017-10-19

Program Head - Swiss and EMEA Tax Transformation

Are you a motivated, proactive and experienced Program Manager at Senior Vice President or Director level looking for a new permanent challenge in Tax Transformation and Reporting in the heart of Zürich?

In this newly-created permanent position you'll initially be taking responsibility for the coordination of a major Tax Reporting program, resolving existing cross-business functional and technological challenges, and supporting the firm's strong growth at this very exciting time in the company.

Main Responsibilities involve:

- Conduct in depth process analysis on the business and IT sides
- Create a baseline of the current Operating Model and technology landscape
- Identify opportunities for increasing efficiency, as well as gaps and challenges
- Work across business and technology teams to execute on the agreed TOM
- Work on the vision, strategy and roadmap, and secure buy-in and sponsorship accordingly
- Deliver a state of the art Client Tax Reporting Platform
- Periodic reporting to stakeholders
- Ensure that projects and programs progress as expected
- Manage issues and risks to mitigate their impact

Required Qualifications:

- Extensive experience in Program Management in Banking/Finance (10+ years)
- Strong knowledge of Data / Data Processes
- Some technological understanding of data management/data sourcing/databases
- Experience working in Tax or Regulatory Reporting projects is a major advantage
- Knowledge of Project Management methodologies like SDLC, Scrum, Agile, Waterfall
- Experience negotiating vendor contracts
- Able to draft and submit budget proposals and recommend changes where needed
- Strong stakeholder cooperation and management ability
- Able to work independently and within a team
- Fluent English, German is an advantage

Do you think this could be an ideal position for you? If you possess the above skills and attributes and are interested in this challenge, then please send your full CV to the link on this page. We look forward to hearing from you.

For further information and additional opportunities please visit our website: www.swisslinx.com
Swisslinx AG
Rosie Robson
+41582681040