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Global Head of Tax, in-house banking

Global Head of Tax, in-house banking

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Corporate Tax, International Tax, VAT / Indirect Tax

  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £140000 - £160000 per annum + + bonuses and benefits

  • Contact:

    Jay Sky

  • Contact Email:

    jay.sky@pro-tax.co.uk

  • Salary:

    160000

  • Salary:

    140000

  • Reference:

    JS44821

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry Date:

    2019-07-14

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

GLOBAL HEAD OF TAX, IN-HOUSE BANKING

£140,000-£160,000 + Bonuses & benefits

London

Are you ACA/CTA qualified, or a legal professional with solid experience in tax compliance and advisory?

Looking for an in-house banking leadership opportunity in an established and rapidly expanding organisation?

Are you data-driven and accustomed to a fast-paced environment, with constantly evolving processes and regulations?

ABOUT THIS BUSINESS

This is an established and rapidly expanding FS fintech organisation in banking and FX. The finance department is expanding and upgrading from a compliance-focused accounting remit, into an integral framework to support and guide all business units. It is here the monitoring and advising on financial implications of varied and key strategic decisions take place.

Operating within the finance team, you will be cross-functionally partners with every business unit in the organisation, from supporting product launches to presenting on executive summary for c-suite stakeholders. Pretty much across the board, development in such roles are limited only by your ability to keep up with the pace. Culturally, you can expect a collaborative, data-driven and creative working environment, where employees have autonomy over their work and functional ownership over their well-thought-out process.

ABOUT THIS ROLE - THE GLOBAL HEAD OF TAX, IN-HOUSE BANKING

Reporting directly in at board-level, we are seeking an autonomous and driven Global Head of Tax to build and lead the tax function. The role will centre on ensuring optimal tax structuring for a sustainable and rapid rate of expansion. As a key hire for the business, you will offer new ideas and practices for tax, finance, and every face of the business you partner with (all of them). The taxation remit of the role will centre on international, corporate, employment and VAT classes. The successful candidate will be of a strategic disposition, able to offer insight beyond the numbers, while not being averse to roll sleeves up and getting stuck in where necessary. Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • The provision and oversight of key tax advice to varied stakeholders across the business
  • Business partnering with cross-functional team leaders, international offices and outsourced advisors to ensure a collaborative effort in the management of tax issues
  • Overseeing and ensuring fillings are compliant with regulation requirements
  • Identification and management of emergent tax risks
  • Managing the effective tax rate and group losses
  • The design and application of policies and risk frameworks
  • Building and managing ongoing relations with HMRC and international tax authorities
  • Coordination and development of junior tax team and onboarding new team members

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:

  • ACA/CTA qualified or legal professional
  • In-depth experience across corporate, employment, VAT and international taxation
  • Of an analytical disposition - able to offer strategic insight but with a 'hands-on' mentality
  • Demonstrable experience of managing a team, upskilling juniors
  • Demonstrable CV experience of working in a rapidly growing organisation - experience in banking strongly preferred

INTERESTED IN THE GLOBAL HEAD OF TAX, IN-HOUSE BANKING OPPORTUNITY?

Simply submit your expression of interest (attached with a CV/LinkedIn profile to frame the conversation) to jay.sky@pro-tax.co.uk before calling on 02072696343 for a confidential chat.

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