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Vice President/Global Tax/Accounting/Taxation/Greenwich/Connecticut

Placement Valley
Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
$280,000 - $320,000 +20% bonus + 20% stock
November 30, 2016

About Job

Job title: Vice President – Global Tax

Job type: Full Time

Job function: Accounting/Auditing

Industry: Financial Services

Experience level: Senior Management

Education level: Masters

Job classification: Professionals

Compensation: $280,000 - $320,000 +20% bonus + 20% stock

Location: Greenwich, CT

Zip code:06836

Skills: GST, FATCA, Common Reporting

Experience required:20 Years

Relocation assistance: Yes

Visa requirement: Only US citizens and green card holders

Number of positions:1

Overall Description:

To support its robust growth, company is creating a new role to provide leadership and expertise for its corporate and customer tax compliance functions. The position is located in Greenwich, Connecticut.


Areas of concentrations include:

•Analyze and ensure compliance with all customer tax withholding and information reporting requirements worldwide.

•Work with senior management to understand current regulatory requirements and the potential impact of future tax law changes

•Support worldwide transaction tax compliance (e.g., VAT, GST) for customer and proprietary activity.

•Research and provide oversight to ensure compliance with FATCA, Common Reporting and other related rules.

•Research and develop tax guidance on new customer products and tax developments.

•Provide general tax research and planning to achieve an optimal group tax structure and to provide tax guidance on various transactions among group entities.

Future growth areas include:

•Share responsibility for, and ultimately oversee, preparation of tax returns for all of the Group’s affiliates.

•Member of Accounting Policy Committee responsible for the review and application of ASC 740 for Public Company reporting.


15+ years of tax experience, global financial services company experience preferred.


•Bachelor’s degree in accounting.

•Professional credentials in the area of taxation (CPA, JD with tax concentration, Masters in Tax, LLM in Tax, etc.).

•MBA/Masters in Tax desired.

•Demonstrated success in serving as a technical expert and decision maker on complex tax matters.

Job Insight:

• These candidates MUST come out of a bank, or brokerage firm.

• Will relocate the right candidate.

Company description

Firm is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut and has approximately 960 employees in its offices in the USA, Switzerland, Canada, Hong Kong, UK, Australia, Hungary, Russia, Japan, India, China and Estonia. It is regulated by the SEC, FINRA, NYSE, FCA and other regulatory agencies around the world.

It is the largest U.S. broker, measured by trades, offering direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. It serves more than 330 thousand customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. The firm leverages highly automated systems it builds for all aspects of its business to maintain a low-cost base as the business expands. The business is in a stage of rapid growth.

Its market capitalization is in excess of $12 billion. In addition to electronic brokerage services, the Group’s market maker companies trade in equities and exchange-listed equity derivative products around the world. The group plays an important role in trading and brokerage worldwide; executing, clearing, settling and accounting for over one million trades per day. The Group’s options volume makes up approximately 9% of all listed equity options worldwide. This group and its affiliates execute nearly 1,000,000 trades per day.

Mohit Gandhi


Placement Valley

Phone: 702-475-5987