Tax Advisory, Manager (FS)

We are looking for an experienced tax advisor to join the Tax Advisory team for a global financial services firm. The incumbent will be giving advice to business units on tax issues relating to new products and transactions, predominantly in the infrastructure and commodities space. A really interesting role for a thriving business that had record profits last year.

Key responsibilities
Advising business units on tax issues relating to new transactions and products
Providing tax advice on internal operations and transactions
Providing tax input into all application sign off procedures
Oversight of tax aspects of all legal documentation
Monitoring changes in tax law especially in relation to investment banking activities
Working on group tax projects relating to new legislation, corporate simplifications, thin capitalisation and recapitalisations etc.
Advising on tax implications of corporate actions such as restructuring, acquisitions, disposals and capital and profit repatriation
Liaising with tax compliance and tax reporting to ensure new products are captured in internal tax reporting and external tax returns
Liaising with Group Tax and Finance regionally and globally

Skills / experience required
Degree educated with a formal accounting qualification
Up to 5 years PQE with strong Tax Advisory experience from within a similar role
Able to interact with senior stakeholders
Commercially minded with a good knowledge and experience of financial services taxation
A high degree of accuracy, with a process improvement focus
Strong communication skills, with a strong team player mindset
Ambition with a high level of energy and commitment
Ability to work well under pressure