Business Analyst - Taxes

One Lochrin Terrace, EH3 9QA Edinburgh, United Kingdom | Full-timeApply Now

A bit about the role

Our Tax Development Center UK team consists of multiple highly qualified Software Engineers and Business Analysts, closely working together on complex tax-related functionalities. Our products offer a range of features that assist banks and financial institutions across the globe in providing tax-compliance services for both local and global taxes.

Within the scope of our tax modules, our mission is to find and implement solutions in order to keep our customer banks compliant with all relevant tax requirements, on- and off-shore.

As a member of our team, your mission will be to discover and implement efficient solutions that cater to our clients' requirements, whilst ensuring compliance with all pertinent tax regulations. We are a team of agile professionals who place great importance on teamwork and collaboration, and we take pride in delivering top-quality code to our international clients. Working with our team of brilliant minds, you will have the chance to tackle complex issues and contribute towards our mission.

What you will do:

  • Reading, analyzing and processing tax publications and newsletters
  • Requirement analysis and creation of specifications together with software developers, partners and customers
  • Supporting developers during implementation
  • Acting as the contact person concerning functional questions
  • Maintaining product documentation in collaboration with our technical writers
  • Supporting consulting projects, project implementations and sales workshops
  • Follow and understand the end-to-end solution, including the know-how on banking and backend solution

A bit about you

What you need:

  • Ability to comprehend, summarize, and specify banking processes and requirements
  • An open-minded, team-oriented, and communicative personality with a willingness to learn and take on new challenges
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Strong analytical abilities and attention to detail with a structured and independent approach to work

You will get extra points for the following:

  • Knowledge of UK tax regulations and guidelines
  • Avaloq ACP certified professional
  • University or college degree in Business, Economics, or equivalent professional education
  • Previous experience within the banking environment
  • Avaloq solutions know-how
  • Experience in software development

Additional information

We realize that managing work life balance is a challenge we all face in our daily lives and in order to support with this we are pleased to offer hybrid and flexible working for most of our Avaloqers to maintain work life balance and still continue our fantastic Avaloq culture in our global offices.

In Avaloq we are proud to embrace diversity and understand the success of our business is built on the power of different opinions, we are whole heartedly committed to fostering an equal opportunity environment and inclusive culture where you can be your true authentic self.

We hire, compensate and promote regardless of origin, age, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other fantastic traits that make us all unique, we have done our best to write this advert in an inclusive and neutral way.

Please be aware that we will not accept speculative CV submissions for any of our roles from recruitment agencies, and any unsolicited candidate submissions will be exempt from any payment expectations.


Annual bonus

At Avaloq we work hard to remain an industry leading provider and we love to reward our colleagues with a share of that success with an annual bonus, you will even remain eligible for annual bonus while you do the hardest job of your life – taking care of your children during parental leave.

Flexible working

We understand that fitting your life around your job can be challenging which is why in most roles we offer flexible working to allow you to thrive both in and out of work.

Instant recognition

We love to see people thriving in their roles and we have an instant recognition scheme at Avaloq to help managers reward the great work our colleagues deliver with a gift to say thanks.

Access to Udemy for professional and personal learning

We think it is important to learn and grow professionally, but if you are someone who likes to learn outside of work we give you access to online learning for both professional and personal learning, with over 210,000 courses to choose from.

A bit about us

Founded and headquartered in Switzerland, Avaloq is continuously expanding its global footprint with around 2,500 colleagues in 12 countries, and more than 160 clients in 35 countries. We are an industry-leading provider of wealth management technology and services for financial institutions around the world, including private banks and wealth managers, investment managers, as well as retail and neo banks. Our research led approach and continual innovation is powered by the passion and creativity of our colleagues.
We are always looking for talented people to join us on our mission to orchestrate the financial ecosystem and democratize access to wealth management. Avaloq offers the opportunity to work closely with some of the world’s leading financial institutions as we jointly develop and shape careers. Championing a collaborative, supportive and flexible work environment empowers our colleagues to reach their full potential.

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