Manager, Group Tax Reporting & Compliance

Job Title: Manager, Group Tax Reporting & Compliance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10143/002_1495533770
Contact Name: Rory MacSween
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2017 11:02

Job Description

As Tax Manager you would be supporting the Head of Tax Reporting, Risk and Compliance in key areas like:

  • Leading the reporting and forecasting of taxes across the Group in particular:
  • Ensuring the Group is compliant with the International Accounting Standard for Tax (IAS12) and appropriate and accurate tax disclosures are internally and externally;
  • Ensuring Group Tax policies and processes are properly implemented and consistently applied
  • Streamling reporting and forecasting processes across the Group and to maximise efficiencies
  • Implementing and maintaining the global tax risk framework and supporting governance and reporting requirements
  • Overseeing UK tax returns (outsourced) and supporting relationship with HMRC (including all HMRC correspondence)
  • Advising on international tax issues and ensuring maximum tax efficiency across the Group

The successful candidate would be expected to:

  • Work with a very high degree of independence and to act with initiative, under the overall supervision of the Head of Group Tax Reporting, Risk and Compliance
  • Exercise sound judgment.
  • Demonstrate credibility in dealing with a range of business colleagues and external bodies (e.g.. external auditors).

Key Requirements include:

  • Qualified tax professional (preferably Chartered Accountant and Chartered Institute of Taxation or equivalent).
  • Specialist knowledge and experience in IFRS tax reporting.
  • Specialist tax experience in financial services preferred.
  • Experience with bank levy will be an advantage.
  • Experience in managing process change.
  • Strong communication, problem solving, analytical and project management skills.
  • Commercial awareness and sound judgment.