Global Indirect Tax Senior Manager - Supply Chain

International advisory position with a leading industrial manufacturing business..

Our client is a multinational group with operations in 40 global locations. They are now seeking a new Indirect Tax Senior Manager with responsibility for all jurisdictions, excluding the US. The role will focus on advising on supply chain queries, as well as business structuring and M&A. This is an ideal role for an existing Indirect Tax Manager/Senior Manager looking for a new challenge with an international remit.

The role

  • Evaluate business and corporate strategies for VAT efficiency, participate in decision making and deployment of the strategies;
  • Advise the Business Units on VAT and Customs Duty queries related to existing and new business areas;
  • Update and document existing procedures and processes, and/or implement new processes where necessary, to ensure robust indirect tax compliance and reporting;
  • Ensure staff involved in the end-to-end VAT process are properly coached on indirect tax processes and procedures, and are supported in their day-to-day role;
  • Support with audits and controversy as required, proactively seeking to manage and reduce risks;
  • Work with and manage external Big 4 advisers to obtain robust, timely and practical advice on indirect tax matters affecting existing and new business areas;
  • Provide ad hoc support to the wider Tax and corporate leadership teams.

About you

In order to succeed in this challenging role, it is expected that you will have:

  • Prior experience advising on international supply chains and movement of goods.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team.
  • CTA/ACA qualification preferred, but not essential.

The next step

Please contact Ben Shepherd for a confidential discussion on +44 7557 231 550