Tax Apprenticeship
Societe Generale
London UK

Job Details

Updated on 2021-08-12 09:43:17

Tax Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship|London|Legal / Taxation / Compliance

Tax Apprenticeship

London, United Kingdom Apprenticeship Legal / Taxation / Compliance


Be yourself. Join our team.

At Societe Generale we’re offering a 22-month post-graduate apprenticeship programme, that provides you with a fully funded professional qualification and endless opportunities for learning, development and progress.

You’ll work with clients and colleagues from the start, working on projects that have a genuine positive impact. Our purpose is to build a more sustainable future through responsible and innovative financial solutions.

Join our apprenticeship programme and shape your future.


Societe Generale’s UK Tax function (‘SEGL/FIS’) is responsible for the oversight and management of tax in the jurisdictions. The team provide tax compliance and advice in tax matters to all group entities located in the UK, Channel Islands, Gibraltar and Ireland, with the support of the local Finance teams in charge of relevant entities, and external tax advisors where necessary.

SEGL/FIS UK is a small team of talented professionals who are specialist in their own field of tax ranging from Corporate Income Taxes, VAT, Bank Levy and Operational taxes in the Financial Services sector. Having worked for Big-4 Accountancy firms and Top Tier Investment Banks the team have a wealth of experience and knowledge to share with the successful candidate.

We have the following opportunities to join this Team as a Post graduate Apprentice;

  • Tax Apprentice

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Available qualifications

The qualifications on offer are aligned to the job you would be doing, giving you the opportunity to put your new skills and knowledge into practice as you learn them.

We are here to help you succeed, so we will provide fully supported learning throughout your time as a post graduate Apprentice. Also, you will also have a dedicated skills coach to support you through your journey.

Can you illustrate the below criteria?

  • Good level of English (oral and written)
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Strong numerical competency
  • Written skills: able to write a clear comprehensive memo or e-mail
  • Presentation skills: able to make short oral or written presentation
  • IT skills: able to use Microsoft Office tools Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Organisation skills: help perform all tasks within the deadline and anticipate workload
  • Ability to work in an international environment and to cooperate with different teams

Why join us

People join for the impact they can have on us. They stay for the impact we have on them. A flatter structure offers visibility and exposure beyond that of our competitors, so you know our names, and we know yours. It's personable, human, and inspires success through passion. By encouraging open mindedness and a willingness to share ideas, we have adapted to market changes and thrived through innovation. Bringing words like “hard work” and “dedication” together with “community” and “respect” has enabled us to work collaboratively and build our future together. We call this Team Spirit and it's what makes us different. It's what makes you different.

Business insight

If you feel you have the required experience and qualifications, then please apply to the SG Resourcing Team, and we will manage your application. At Société Générale, we believe our people are our strength and are core to the success of our business. As such, we search for, recruit and appoint the best available person on the basis of aptitude and ability, regardless of sex, marital or civil partnership status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, pregnancy, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or gender reassignment.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000265
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2021/03/22
Publication date: 2021/01/22
Tax Apprenticeship
Societe Generale
London UK