Tax, Intern - Private Client Services, Singapore (Summer 2021)

Application Dates
Applications open
16 Feb 2021
Applications closing
15 Mar 2021
Opportunity Overview
Type Internships
Location
Singapore
Start date
Academic requirements
Level of Study
University Undergraduate
Degree Accepted

What if we didn’t focus on who you are now, but who you could become?

Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale and diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programs, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to stay relevant today and in the future – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who will be on the journey with you at EY and beyond

The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.

The opportunity: your next adventure awaits

Joining Private Clients Services gives you the opportunity to provide high quality cross-jurisdictional strategic advice to domestic and internationally based clients and their family offices in the areas of succession planning, family office matters, family governance, trusts and tax matters.
 
As a Private Client Services Intern, you will work on broad range of advisory topics relating to family office or family governance, applying your existing skillsets and analytical skills to these areas effectively and efficiently. You will provide support for or act as point of entry for client servicing and related issues, supporting the Private Clients Services team in business development efforts and delivery on engagements. You will collaborate closely with a cross-functional teams to provide holistic advice to family business clients and family office clients and their advisors. You will also provide advisory support or advice to our clients’ strategic initiatives and projects.
 

What we look for

You have an agile, growth-oriented mindset. What you know matters. But the right mindset is just as important in determining success. We’re looking for people who are innovative, can work in an agile way and keep pace with a rapidly changing world.
You are curious and purpose driven. We’re looking for people who see opportunities instead of challenges, who ask better questions to seek better answers that build a better working world.
You are inclusive. We’re looking for people who seek out and embrace diverse perspectives, who value differences, and team inclusively to build safety and trust. 
 

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing university degree related to law, tax, finance, business or equivalent.
  • Candidates with SIATP accreditation should highlight this in their application/ detailed resume.
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English and Mandarin. Candidates with other Asian languages’ proficiency should highlight this in their application/ detailed resume.
  • Experience and/or demonstrated passion in professional legal services, tax advisory services, finance or other complementary areas. This passion could be demonstrated via university projects, internships, conferences, self-study, etc.
  • Interest in solving complex legal and tax issues and providing bespoke advisory services to clients through past experience(s) and/or demonstrated passion working in a multi-national company or professional services firm.
  • Ability to work with complex and detailed confidential information.
  • Experience and/or demonstrated ability in time management and adaptability to change under pressure to build effective relationships at all levels.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and relationship building.
What’s in it for you
  • Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programs.
  • Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds — both professionally and culturally.
  • Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development.
  • Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients and society – building a better working world, together.

What you can expect

  • Candidates may expect a phone screening.
  • Shortlisted candidates may expect a written assessment as part of the interview.
  • Please note that for your application to be considered, you are required to upload the following documents together with your online application:
    • Detailed Resume
    • Copy of Highest Academic Certification and Transcripts
    • For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.
As a Private Client Services Intern, you will work on broad range of advisory topics relating to family office or family governance, applying your existing skillsets and analytical skills to these areas effectively and efficiently. You will provide support for or act as point of entry for client servicing and related issues, supporting the Private Clients Services team in business development efforts and delivery on engagements. You will collaborate closely with a cross-functional teams to provide holistic advice to family business clients and family office clients and their advisors. You will also provide advisory support or advice to our clients’ strategic initiatives and projects.