Intern - Tax Product (f/m/d)
Clearstream Luxembourg (Deutsche Börse Group)

Intern - Tax Product (f/m/d)

  • Internship (From 4 to 6 months)
  • Luxembourg
  • Published on September 6 2021
Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world's leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations. What's your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies, covering the entire value chain of global financial markets.

Luxembourg

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Clearstream Services S.A.

With more than €14 trillion in assets under custody, Clearstream is one of the world's largest settlement and custody firms for domestic and international securities. Clearstream ensures that cash and securities are promptly and effectively traded between market participants and that its customers are always notified of the rights and obligations attached to the securities they keep under its custody. Additionally, Clearstream provides services for investment funds, collateral management and securities lending.

Field of activity
The Tax Product Management Team is in charge of the tax product segment, manages the associated product strategy, product roadmap and P&L. This extends from enhancing (and increasing the profitability of) existing products to developing brand-new offerings.

The main tasks of the team include:

  • Build products from existing ideas and develop new ideas based on our experience, our market vision and our contact with customers and prospects.
  • Work with Customers & Markets to identify our clients' needs and understand their expectations.
  • Consult with Global Securities Financing and Investment Funds Services where relevant to ensure a global product vision and a coherent suite of productsand services.
  • Work with Tax Intelligence and external advisors to clarify local market requirements.
  • Work with Operations to help designing efficient processing flows.
  • Work with IT to clarify business requirements and discuss delivery options as well as associated costs.
  • Work with Pricing & Account Planning to propose profitable and attractive revenue models.
  • Work with Network Management to manage suppliers' performance and control the external product cost base.
  • Liaise with Market Policy, Risk Management, Compliance and Internal Audit where necessary.
  • Work with Business Communications to define the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and target customer.

Tasks/responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the team on the different topics and projects we are working on (Spanish Financial Transaction Tax, Greece Sales Tax, Tax workflow project etc...)
  • Be responsible for internal reporting activities (weekly reporting, maintenance of working list...)
  • Be responsible for internal processes regarding contract management, publication, documentation submission to various committees
  • Webinar / meeting / seminar preparation and participation

Qualifications/required skills:

  • You are enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's Degree programme focusing on Finance, Business or Economics with a recognized institution and can providean internship agreement, OR have graduated with a Bachelor's degree or similar for no more than 6 months
  • Ideally you already have some knowledge of securities, taxation, and financial markets
  • High level of proactivity
  • At ease when discussing requirements with IT and Operations
  • Flexible and open minded
  • Good knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English is required. Fluency in another language, such as French or German is an advantage

Start Date: 15 September 2021

Duration: 6 months, full-time

We look forward to receiving your CV and cover letter in English.