• Operations, Tax Operations, Tax Analytics & Control, Analyst/Associate, Tokyo

    Location(s) JP-Minato-ku
    Job ID
    2019-56368
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Japan
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    Tax Processing Ops
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OPERATIONS

     

    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all areas of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. Alongside this vital service delivery role, Operations provides essential risk management and control, preserving and enhancing the firm’s assets and its reputation. Operations span all product lines and markets, serving as internal business partners who develop the processes and controls, and help to specify the systems that deliver accuracy, timeliness and integrity to our business.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    JOB SUMMARY AND RESPONSBILITIES

    • Grow with the team; develop an in-depth understanding of complex tax regulations, drive change management initiatives, and partner with our stakeholders to initiate the department’s target operating model
    • Develop expert knowledge, and comprehensive understanding in tax requirements across 16 Asia markets (cross products) through our key processes
    • Manage risk for front to back Tax process to support our clients and business  
    • Analyze and implement any commercial benefit for the business, by developing your understanding in Tax and affiliated processes
    • The role offers broad exposure to many divisions and groups within the firm, including Corporate Tax, Sales and Trading, Legal, Finance, Technology, and Operations
    • Partner with a team of business analysts to review the operational and tax aspects of new regulatory rules and new business initiatives
    • Showcase your/team’s value add by ensuring a holistic review of business requirements and impact assessments on tax processes for new markets, new products, business reorganizations, system changes and new/changed tax regulations
    • Use your inquisitive mind set to identify control weakness, mitigate risk, and improve current processes, procedures and reports including automation of manual processes


    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Proactive and self-starting individual with solid teamwork skills
      Flexible, and ability to learn quickly
    • Minimum four years post graduate work experience with exposure to securities product, or Operations role (Tax experience is a plus)
    • Analytical thinker with the ability to generate innovative ideas and initiate strategy to execution
    • Problem solving and documentation skills with an ability to understand complex workflows
    • Excellent communication skills with an ability to influence senior business stakeholders and make decisions
    • Proven ability to organize and prioritize workload and drive results, multi-tasker
      Strong attention to detail

     

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bilingual – English and Japanese (Native level preferred)
    • Experience with change management or process improvement
      Strong data analysis skills
    • Business intelligence (BI, AI) experience/skill is a plus

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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