Tax Manager

  • Job Reference: 00040074-1
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Denham, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £65,000 to £75,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

In-house Tax Manager - Manufacturing Company - South Bucks - Circa £65k-£75k + car/car allowance + 20% bonus

Flexible working on offer and ability to do some working from home

Robert Walters are hiring for an in-house Tax Manager for a leading international manufacturing business based in South Buckinghamshire near Gerrard's Cross.

This is a permanent, full-time role paying circa £65k-£75k + car/car allowance + 20% bonus.

This role can support flexible working and there is the expectation that this person will work from home 2 days per week, though initially the role will be 100% remote due to Covid-19

The Tax Manager will sit as part of a high-calibre in-house tax team, supporting the UK and European operations of this blue-chip engineering and manufacturing business.

As this person will sit as part of the UK operations, a lot of the role will focus on the UK - However there will be a decent amount of international work, for example on European-wide projects and supporting international transactions and restructuring.

The role will be varied and will be a mix of advisory and project work, tax reporting and accounting, and both preparation and review of compliance, along with management of a more junior member of the tax team.

The role will cover work across both direct and indirect tax.

Responsibilities include:

Partner with the Head of Tax and Central Tax teams to ensure the Group's overall global tax strategy and approach is confirmed and executed by exercising the governance function
Management of the Corporation Tax compliance function, which is outsourced.
Take the lead on UK Group tax accounting and reporting requirements as well as manage the quarterly tax instalment process.
Provide technical tax and project management support on local and global projects; R&D, M&A transactions, transfer pricing, thin capitalisation, withholding taxes etc.
Lead, manage and provide VAT advice and support on the optimum structuring of business transactions from both a domestic and international perspective.
Lead and support RO in respect of HMRC Direct / Indirect tax audits and manage resulting process improvements
Assist Foreign Trade and GS teams (Controlling / Finance) to fulfil operational, reporting, compliance and documentation requirements.
Support Business units achieve SAO compliance and annual reporting requirements
Oversee tax compliance requirements and related structuring of operations in Ireland.
Manage and build relationships with internal stakeholders, HMRC and external consultants.

The company is looking for a tax specialist who holds a professional tax or accounting qualification (ACA / ACCA / ICAS / CTA).

Good knowledge of UK corporate ta / direct tax is essential; The business is also ideally looking for someone with some background / experience in VAT and Indirect tax, though they do not require a specialist in this area.

Apply now to find out more and to see the full job description; Interviews will be taking place in early November so get in touch now to avoid missing out