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  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Tax, Corporate Tax, VAT / Indirect Tax

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  • Salary:

    £85000 - £95000 per annum + + bonuses, benefits & flexible working

  • Contact:

    Jay Sky

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Group Tax Manager, In-House Financial Services

London/Kent - Flexible working from home available

£85,000-£95,000 + bonuses & benefits

Are you ACA/CTA qualified with a corporate tax background, with an interest in VAT?

We are currently seeking a progressive Group Tax Manager based proximal to South East London/Kent to oversee the corporation tax compliance process and tax operations.

Reporting into the Group Head of Tax, the successful candidate's responsibilities will be broad and cover:

Corporation tax compliance

  • Oversight and support of the quarterly and annual tax accounting process
  • Wherever possible, minimising cash tax requirements
  • Oversight and support for the tax compliance process (tax returns, tax payments etc)

Tax management

  • Ongoing support to the Group Head of Tax to review and enhance processes and operations, implementing improvements to optimise tax and VAT positioning
  • Responsibility for actively seeking to reduce cash tax requirements and ETR through structural efficiency and advising on transactions proposed

Indirect tax compliance - flexible as to level of involvement

  • Ad-hoc advisory on IPT matters, as and when required by business needs
  • Overseeing and assisting with quarterly VAT returns and payments
  • Managing international indirect tax compliance

Business partnering

  • Proactively supporting the Group Head of Tax on an array of taxation issues, to include M&A/financing activity in UK and internationally
  • Developing relationships and credibility with C-suite and senior stakeholders across the Group
  • Advising on the tax aspects of business initiatives

The successful CV:

  • CTA / ICAEW / ACCA / ADIT qualified
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of UK Corporation Tax, VAT and other taxes
  • Previous in-house tax experience, ideally in a financial services environment
  • Working knowledge of employment taxes advantageous
  • Senior tax managerial experience in the financial services

The successful interviewee:

  • Excellent reputation and relationships within the industry
  • Delivery and business-partnering focus with hands on experience
  • Resilience and ability to work at pace, often with ambiguity

The Pro-Recruitment Group consists of five distinct brands: Pro-Tax, Pro-Legal, Pro-Finance, Pro-HR and Pro-Marketing.