Legal Transition Trainee

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Budapest is the host to KPMG Global Services Hungary, KPMG’s international compliance services center, which offers VAT compliance and Accounting solutions, and multicultural compliance professionals, who can provide coverage in more than 40 countries with relevant language and technical skills.  


What we offer

  • Flexible working hours and home office opportunity
  • Multicultural working environment in a newly built office
  • Fast development opportunity in a Big4 environment
  • In-depth professional training from beginner to advanced level

Main responsibilities

Your main responsibility will be to support the work of the legal transition team supporting the onboarding process of the new clients with the following tasks:

  • Manage legal registration and takeover processes for small clients (up to 5 entities) during the Client Onboarding period and ensure the delivery of legal documents to the respective Tax Authorities
  • Collaborate with the internal teams and third-party service providers (including local member firms, fiscal representatives, and translators) 
  • Be in contact with the clients, participate on client calls and meetings
  • Proactively address client’s legal questions and queries to delivery teams, client managers and Transition Project Managers 
  • Ensure accuracy and timely delivery of all legal documents
  • Request and collect legal information and documents directly from clients and prepare documents to be submitted to the Tax Authorities
  • Ensure proper handover of client information and documents to KGSH internal teams
  • Assist the Legal Transition Team with ad hoc administrative tasks (manage documentation received from the clients and tax authorities, upload PoAs to the tracker tool)



  • Fluent English language knowledge
  • Ongoing university studies in Hungary (Preferably 1 more year with student status)
  • Precision, reliability and pro-active personality
  • Effective communication skills and client orientation
  • Can-do attitude, confident personality
  • Team player at heart 
  • Experience in a multinational environment in an administrative role is an advantage 
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  • Be part of KPMG's global network

    Help us power one of the biggest brands in the world.

  • Work-life balance and well-being program

    Flexible hours, home-office opportunity, Corporate Responsibility and Diversity & Inclusion activities.

  • Learning and Development

    Attend our internal training courses and become an expert in your area.

  • Travel

    Opportunity to work abroad in KPMG's Tax Trek or Secondment programs.

  • Technology & Innovation

    Follow the latest trends in automation.

  • New industry insights

    Work on a diversified portfolio of international clients.

  • Diverse and Multicultural team

    Work with a young multi-lingual and diverse team and daily interact with colleagues from more than 40 nationalities.

  • Smart location and transportation

    Our modern office building is located in the new business area of Budapest and can be easily accessed by public transportation.

  • Other advantages

    Life and health insurance, competitive salary, yearly bonus opportunity, reward & recognition program, company field trip and other events, iPhone 8, and many more.

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