Group Tax Director

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Compliance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £120000 - £125000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lorna Blair

  • Contact email:

    lornablair@puresearch.com

  • Job ref:

    JO-1904-173787_1557915457

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-14

  • Client:

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The company

A number one tax role for this UK listed group with expansive global operations, offering a long term opportunity.

Working closely with the Group Finance Director you will take leadership in developing and delivering a robust strategy for all taxes globally, and maintaining appropriate tax governance, policies and processes to identify and minimise tax risk across all taxes.

The Role

  • Manage the group's corporate tax accounting for year end reporting, half year reporting budgets and forecasts.
  • Assist in tax risk management, including maintaining and reviewing the group's transfer pricing policies.
  • Identify, plan and execute effective strategies in order to optimise the group's tax position.
  • Review corporate tax compliance prepared by the Group Tax Manager and ensure all correspondence, audits, enquiries and negotiation with tax authorities are handled timely.
  • Support on all major international business projects, including M&A, taking the lead where appropriate on a number of key territories.
  • Manage Group tax governance in conjunction with business FD's

Qualifications / Skills

  • Degree plus Professional Qualifications (ACA/CTA)
  • Skills including IFRS and strong year end consolidated IFRS group tax reporting and support finance teams with the provision of statutory tax disclosure notes and advise on tax accounting
  • Previous international tax advisory experience.
  • Ideally experience in transactional, M&A and project tax experience, international experience