EY People Advisory Services - Mobility - Senior in Beijing, China

Title: People Advisory Services - Mobility - Senior

Location: CN-Beijing-Beijing

Job Number: BEI001E5

Our tax practice revolves around helping our clients effectively manage their tax obligations proactively and responsibly. As part of a global team of 35,000 tax professionals in 150 countries, you will advise clients on planning, compliance and reporting wherever the client has needs. Our unwavering commitment to quality service and our technical networks enable you to help clients reduce inefficiencies, mitigate risk and improve opportunities within their tax functions. Groups (or, as we call them – sub-service lines) within Tax include Business Tax Services, Global Compliance and Reporting, Human Capital, Indirect Tax Services, International Tax Services and Transaction Tax Services.

With more than 7,000 professionals in 150 countries, joining Human Capital gives you the opportunity to manage the complex challenges of deploying a globally mobile workforce. Human Capital advises clients on the design and implementation of total reward strategies, advises on HR and payroll transformation, helps manage HR compliance and risk, provides strategic advice on mobility programs and also offers technology advisory services and project management. We work with our clients to attract, train and motivate the people necessary to achieve clients’ organizational goals. By helping to integrate the people agenda into their business strategy, we help our clients improve their business in the evolving global economy and realize sustainable economic growth.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


Job Description

Tax - People Advisory Services - Mobility - Senior - BEI001E5

CN - Beijing

I ntroduction:

The EY People Advisory services practice work closely with clients who have an internationally mobile workforce. We serve large MNCs as well as reputable local enterprises on all areas of effective planning of cross-border issues for their international assignees. EY are the leading firm in this business in Greater China. The services that we provide our clients in this area includes tax return compliance, tax planning to both the assignees and the employer, consulting services on effective compensation structuring (including equity based remuneration schemes) for international assignees, immigration and other employment related issues offering, such as working with companies on expatriate policy design and implementation, etc.


  • Review calculations and work prepared by staff accountants

  • Perform complex research and interpretation of tax laws and regulations

  • Prepare tax planning advice and analyze the various policies/programs (e.g. tax equalization scheme, stock option program) of the clients

  • Be involved in supervised interaction with clients - e.g. attend client meetings/calls with manager

  • Communicate well and manage client expectations.

  • Supervise and coach junior staff accountants in routine compliance work from an efficiency and accuracy perspective.

  • Possess and continually increase the following engagement management skills:

  • Analyze time and draft billing. Assist in drafting budgets and work plans for the tax season

  • Delegate work to staff accountants, temporary tax preparers, engagement coordinators and administrative assistants and act as the first point of contact

  • Participate in client entrance and exit interviews

  • Assist in drafting engagement letters


  • University graduates with a minimum of 3-4 years compliance & consulting experience with a focus on personal tax, compensation and benefits in another international consulting firm or similar background

  • Possess technical capabilities in aspects of personal tax for this level

  • Experience in handling a large client portfolio for both MNCs and local enterprises

  • Good communication skills

  • Team player, energetic, mature and flexible

  • Excellent command of spoken and written English.

HR Number: 84168