Head of Tax

New York, New York • $250,000-$350,000

About the Company: 

Our client is a high-frequency trading firm hiring a Head of Tax to join the Legal & Compliance team.



  • Drive efficient tax planning for the firm’s global business lines and trading in all markets and across varied financial products
  • Provide guidance on a wide variety of US and foreign tax matters
  • Manage and maintain relationships with external tax advisors
  • Evaluate the need for any restructuring projects to ensure long term tax efficiency across the firm’s organization, developing consensus on which projects to pursue, and driving them to successful completion
  • Being closely involved with partnership allocations and understanding / maneuvering through partner level tax planning and consequences
  • Evaluating and ensuring maintenance of efficient architecture for global tax transfer pricing regimes and intellectual property
  • Ensuring adherence with global information sharing via FATCA, CRS, FBAR and other similar filings
  • Oversee global tax compliance for permanent establishment issues and other responsibilities of the firm worldwide
  • Present on a regular basis to senior management and the firm’s partners on a variety of issues that affect the partnership



  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 8-10 years of accounting and tax experience
  • Experience with a mix if public accounting and hedge fund/financial services accounting
  • CPA or JD required
  • Ability to distill complex issues and analyses into simple explanations


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