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Associate - Clearing & Custody Services (Global Custody)

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Job Description – APAC

Note to Hiring Manager:

In support of BNP Paribas APAC's Diversity Commitment, Hiring Managers are to consider at least 1 Asia Pacific national, 1 male and 1 female candidate for the position to be filled.

Job Title:

Associate/Associate L1








Business Line / Function:

BSO/Global Custody Tax

Reports to:



(if applicable)



Adhivaragan SRIRAMAN

Number of Direct Reports:


Directorship / Registration:


Position Purpose

Global Custody team in BNP Paribas Securities Services are segregated into Corporate Actions, Income and Tax for operational efficiency and accuracy. Global Custody Tax team handles the client documentations for offering tax benefits to the client. An Associate in Global Tax department performs all the task of processing the daily BAU as per the Standing operating procedure.


Direct Responsibilities


  • Collect and analyse Tax information and Documentation
  • Update Tax database allowing correct fiscal treatment according to applicable DTA, client residence & status and sub-custodians procedures
  • Provide clients with regular market updates and tax matrices
  • Manage fiscal documentation required for relief-at-source and monitor the application of the correct withholding tax as per rules
  • Preparing tax reclaim forms and close monitoring of reclaim status with tax reclaim system
  • Collect funds from the Tax Authorities and Sub-custodians and refund the same to the client
  • Provide such certification or disclose such information as requested by the Tax Authorities and Sub-custodians to ensure that the Clients are paid at the eligible rates



Technical & Behavioral Competencies

-  Strong understanding of  Tax laws and Withholding taxes

-  Knowledge about the Double Tax Treaty Agreements, International Taxation,  Custody

-  Operations, Relief at source and Reclaim

-  Experience in International Taxation and Tax Treaty is an added advantage

-  Strong analytical skills, detail orientation, service commitment, and solid organizational and interpersonal skills.

-  Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications and strong MS-Word & Excel skills required.

-  Must be prepared to work in flexible timings

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Prior articleship experience or equivalent.

Skills Referential    

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Attention to detail / rigor

Communication skills - oral & written


Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Analytical Ability

Ability to manage a project

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Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level


Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

Professional Qualification in Taxation – Candidates Pursuing CA/CWA will be an added advantage,


Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATION PROCESSINGEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: BeginnerSchedule: Full-time