Tax Associate

Job Title: Tax Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 376463_1559145422
Contact Name: Andrew Pal
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2019 16:57

Job Description

We're working with a well-known financial services business in Central London to source a Tax Associate for their team. The Tax Associate will come from a strong corporate tax background, have a commercial mindset, strong communication skills and have soem exposure to transfer pricing. This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to make a first move in house.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the structuring of new business ventures ensuring that tax matters are identified and considered in an appropriate and timely manner;
  • Liaise with external advisors in order to obtain specialist UK and non-UK tax advice as necessary;
  • Assist with transfer pricing issues across the group including the preparation of transfer pricing documentation and reviewing transfer pricing calculations prepared by the finance team;
  • Assist with employer compliance matters liaising with external advisors, HR and finance teams;
  • In conjunction with the firms external advisers, ensure that the UK based entities comply with their tax reporting and compliance obligations;
  • Provide assistance to the overseas offices to ensure that they comply with their local tax reporting obligations;
  • Review draft tax computations prepared by external advisors for accuracy and completeness;
  • Assist with the calculation of interim tax payments and liaise with the Finance function to ensure payments are made on time; and
  • Liaise with external auditors to ensure that all tax audit matters are dealt with appropriately and in accordance with audit deadlines.

Experience includes:

  • ACA, CTA, ACCA qualified or equivalent experience;
  • Corporation tax or transfer pricing background;
  • Financial services experience nice to have but open to other sectors;
  • Strong academics;
  • Good written and spoken communication skills;
  • Good understanding of UK taxation;
  • Microsoft Excel skills;
  • An ambitious individual who is eager to progress within their career.