In house Tax Manager

  • Location

    Bristol, Bristol

  • Sector:

    VAT, Corporate Tax

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £55000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Connor Matthews

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-2577370_1621354964

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


As the Tax Manager, your core responsibilities will be to ensure the Group meets all of its direct and indirect tax reporting requirements

Client Details

Our client are a market leading business based in the heart of Bristol. This is the UK HQ of a European organisation.


The key responsibilities of this In house Tax Managers position in Bristol (with home/flexible working) are:

  • Optimise tax by effective tax planning for day-to-day operations, projects, new deals and initiatives.
  • Ensuring that the external compliance tax reporting and associated reconciliations are undertaken accurately,
  • Ensuring that the quarterly Corporation Tax financial reporting calculation processes, reconciliations are performed in a timely manner for Group reporting purposes;
  • Identifying, recording, measuring and reporting specific Tax Risk issues as and when they arise, identifying mitigation's and implementing on a risk-prioritised basis;
  • Providing technical tax support to different areas of the business as and when required
  • Monitoring and reviewing strategies, policies and processes relating to the role with a view to managing implementation of improvements to increase efficiency where possible;
  • Managing HMRC relationships and any associated voluntary submissions or enquiries;
  • Developing risk awareness throughout the business to reduce Compliance Risk;
  • Maintaining an appropriate tax transfer pricing policy;
  • Helping to build appropriate awareness, capabilities and sense of ownership with colleagues across the business impacted by tax considerations;
  • Managing UK Group tax risks and Senior Accounting Officer's tax certification process; and
  • Maintaining robust controls and governance for all tax processes.


Our client is searching for candidates who have/are:

  • ACA/ACCA/CTA qualification or Qualified By Experience
  • Detailed knowledge of the UK tax system - both direct and indirect taxes;
  • Experience of dealing with tax authorities and resolution of queries or specific enquiry management;
  • Project management skills to plan, prioritise and work to meet deadlines;
  • Commercial/practical approach to the application of accounting/tax knowledge;
  • An open and transparent communication style with the ability to listen, influence and challenge appropriately;
  • An ability to discuss/explain tax concepts with staff of all levels;
  • A desire and ability to question and challenge the status quo and build compelling cases for change where appropriate; and

Job Offer

  • 26 days holiday + Bank Holiday
  • Company pension scheme with the option to increase contributions
  • Group Income Protection
  • Group Legal Protection
  • Home Emergency Assistance
  • Salary sacrifice benefits including Cycle scheme and season ticket loans
  • A comprehensive well being programme including a range of free weekly exercise classes
  • Access to our employee discounts hub offering exclusive discounts
  • The option to join Sports and Social club which organises discounted events such as theatre visits, wine tasting and shopping trips