Who We Are Looking For:
A tax lawyer with extensive tax planning, transactional and advisory experience. Reporting to the Global Head of Tax, the candidate will lead a variety of tax planning initiatives and advise on the tax aspects of M&A and other corporate transactions.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining plays an important role in the overall success of the organization. Across the globe, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. To make that happen we need teams like yours to help navigate employees and the organization as a whole. In your role you will strive for cutting-edge solutions, that are straightforward and scalable. You will help us build resilience and execute day to day deliverables at our best.

Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for
As Senior Tax Counsel you will:
  • Lead the design and implementation of a broad range of corporate tax planning initiatives
  • Structure acquisitions, joint ventures and dispositions tax-efficiently, working closely with a cross-disciplinary team of business, regulatory, legal and accounting professionals
  • Provide tax advice on a variety of corporate matters, including those related to the bank's balance sheet and capital position
  • Help represent the company in tax audits

What we value:
These skills will help you succeed in this role
  • Creativity and strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well in teams
  • Deep base of global technical tax knowledge

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • 8+ years experience at law firms and/or U.S. multinational corporations
  • J.D.

About State Street
What we do
. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

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Salary Range:
$175,000 - $287,500 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.