We are looking for
AN INDIRECT TAX LAWYER
to join our Helsinki office
We are looking for an associate lawyer to join our extensive and market-leading Tax practice. We focus on delivering high-quality, integrated tax advice that is independent from audit work. Our team assists our clients in their most important tax disputes in addition to providing services related to M&A structuring, direct and indirect tax planning, transfer pricing, and any other tax challenges they might be facing. Our transactional tax, tax advisory, and tax litigation services cover all areas of domestic and international tax. Our indirect tax team focuses on VAT, customs, and excise duty matters. Our capabilities are highly appreciated by our clients as well as leading international directories, and we are known for providing the highest quality of work. We are now looking to further strengthen our team in order to be able to respond even better to the high demands of our clients.
you to have the ambition and capacity to become an expert within a practice area where you need to have an eye for detail and be able to see the big picture at the same time. A few years of relevant experience in the field of value added tax, customs, and excise duties is required. Most importantly, you have a burning interest in the work you do and an aspiration to become a leader on the market. You must be proud of the work you do and always aim for an outstanding performance. You should be eager to learn new things and possess a desire to exceed the expectations of our clients. Because of the type of work we do, fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English is required.
an opportunity to work as part of a tight-knit and ambitious tax team on a variety of challenging and demanding tax assignments in a constantly evolving field. Rather than spending years on menial tasks, you will have the opportunity to dive into the most complex client assignments and to become an essential part of our team. We will provide you with further training and skills, including tailored in-house training and specialised external courses, in order to better assist you to become a leader in the field. Nothing is more rewarding for us than seeing our Associates grow into future stars.
Our firm is known for its emphasis on a good team spirit and a feel of collegiality, and we believe that a prerequisite for good client service and quality is that every member of our team has a strong sense of loyalty and commitment. Therefore, employee satisfaction is very important to us. Despite our high criteria for performance, our working environment is characterised by a low hierarchy and joy at work.
AS AN EMPLOYER
we believe that our success is measured by the success and gratification of our individual team members, and therefore we strive to bring out the best in our team members. Our core values are succeeding together, respecting others, and taking pride in our work. These are at the heart of our approach to work. We understand the importance of a healthy work life balance and have created ways to actively assist you in achieving this goal. Your personal career path will be supported by our individualised and supportive mentoring, coaching, and leadership initiatives.
Please submit your application by 30 April 2019.
For additional information, please contact Senior Associate Henna Jovio, tel. +358 50 356 0321.
Borenius is one of the largest and most experienced law firms in Finland. We have been providing high quality services in all areas of corporate law since 1911. We employ over 100 lawyers at offices based in Helsinki, Tampere, St. Petersburg, and New York. We are ranked as a top tier firm by all leading legal directories.