Indirect Tax Manager - London - Insurance - Up to £600 per day

Posted 3 months ago by Oliver James Associates
Contract Type Contract
Salary Up to £600 per annum
Sector Indirect Tax
Hours Full Time
Job Type In House
Recruiter Type Recruitment Consultant
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Saturday, 12 May 2018

I am currently sourcing an Indirect Tax Manager for a globally leading insurer to come in and support their Global Tax team. They will be responsible for advising the business on indirect tax issues across the UK, Europe and the Middle East

Tax, Indirect, VAT, IPT, Advisory, Manager, EMEA, Compliance & Reporting

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Advising a range of stakeholders, including finance, underwriters and front office staff on indirect tax issues
  • Staying informed and analysing the impact that changes in tax legalisation's may have on the business
  • Working with the Indirect Tax Director in developing strategies for VAT and IPT mitigation
  • Assisting in the management of indirect tax audits across the UK, Europe and Middle East
  • Negotiating with external advisors to obtain indirect tax advice
  • Ad hoc support and review for indirect tax compliance teams

Essential Knowledge and experience

  • 5 years+ experience in a UK or European Big 4 financial services VAT practice
  • Strong experience negotiating with tax authorities and advising on indirect tax issues
  • Qualified accountant /tax advisor/lawyer preferred
  • High level understanding and experience of the principal EU VAT Directive and ECJ case law
  • Comfortably advising financial services companies on indirect tax matters
  • IPT knowledge preferred
  • Great communication skills and the ability to collaborate with professionals from varying backgrounds and cultures
  • Driven and resilient
  • High level excels skills

Tax, Indirect, VAT, IPT, Advisory, Manager, EMEA, Compliance & Reporting