Tax Officer (m/f/d) Vienna (AT)

Full Time (≥ 80%)
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About us

LGT Bank Österreich, a branch of LGT Bank AG, is the largest international private bank in Austria. In Austria, we employ 230 people and offer both private banking and asset management services. Our unique ownership structure continues to have a major influence on our culture, as we stand for entrepreneurial thinking, sustainability, responsibility and trust. In addition, we are characterized by values such as respect and a long-term approach. At the beginning of 2021, we were named one of the 40 Best Employers in Austria by the consulting firm "Great Place to Work".

Your challenge

  • Answering questions regarding tax law (focus on capital gains tax but also VAT and corporate income tax). 
  • Participation in the implementation of adjustments in the core banking system in the event of new or amended tax-relevant laws and guidelines. 
  • Elaboration, further development and appraisal of tax-relevant forms. 
  • Review and cooperation in the introduction of new products and services.
  • Implementation and monitoring of FTT initiatives
  • Design of tax reporting (also for foreign jurisdictions)
  • Collaboration and also preparation of directives and guidelines in the tax area as well as review of internal tax-relevant directives and guidelines
  • Interface function in the handling of tax audits and other procedures of the bank in tax matters 
  • Support of preparation of tax returns for the Austrian units of LGT Group in cooperation with Finance
  • Support preparation and update of transfer pricing documentation in cooperation with Finance
  • Communication with tax advisors and financial and tax authorities
  • Reviewing new or amended tax-relevant laws and guidelines and providing information on them to the respective internally responsible units.
  • Collaborate in projects (e.g. DAC 6, DAC 8) and host internal trainings

Your profile

  • Graduated from an Austrian business or law school
  • Relevant professional experience (e.g. working in a tax department in the financial services sector or in tax consulting); tax advisor examination an advantage 
  • Sound knowledge of tax law (especially in the area of corporate taxes and capital gains tax)
  • Very good oral and written skills in German and English 
  • Good analytical skills and quick comprehension
  • Service-oriented team player with high social competence
  • Exact and conscientious way of working as well as high willingness to perform
  • Professional appearance and excellent manners

Have we sparked your interest and do you

... want to be part of a high performance team culture?
... want to play an active role in the successful development of our markets?
... appreciate the values of a traditional and international family business?

In addition to an extremely interesting field of activity, we offer you an attractive and success-oriented salary package. The salary we offer is significantly higher than the gross minimum salary of EUR 2.927,20 p.m. stipulated by the collective agreement for banks and bankers and is based on your qualifications and professional experience. In addition, we offer a bonus depending on financial and personal performance.

Benefits at LGT

A great place to work – a great place to have impact: LGT promotes diversity among its employees. We believe that an inclusive and appreciative corporate culture is the driver for a great workplace and provides the opportunity to create a unique and successful team. That's why our employees can also benefit from many additional benefits.

Perks & Advantages:

  • Discounts on LGT banking products and services  
  • LGT co-investments 
  • Discounts on health and property insurance 
  • 4% contribution into pension fund 
  • Jobticket  
  • Meal vouchers 
  • Recognition of major life events 

Growing Together:

  • Internal courses 
  • External courses offered by the Liechtenstein Academy 
  • Support for external training and further education 
  • Coaching and mentoring programs 
  • International assignments 
  • Intrapreneurship program  

Your Health:

  • Employee health and wellbeing program, including coaching 
  • Meal vouchers; free tea, coffee, fruits, nuts 

Family & Work:

  • Various flexible work models  
  • Sabbatical  
  • Special paid leave options  

Do you feel addressed? Then simply fill out the online application. We look forward to getting to know you.


Silja Köbrunner

Silja Köbrunner

Senior HR Business Partner
LGT Bank AG, Zweigniederlassung Österreich

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