Tax Manager

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Corporate Tax

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus

  • Contact:

    Sophie Hutchins

  • Contact email:

    sophiehutchins@puresearch.com

  • Job ref:

    JO-2102-180924_1614769895

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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A leading energy business is currently looking for a qualified Tax Manager to join their Tax team. If you are interested in stepping into the energy sector with a focus on renewables, then please apply below.

This is a mixed role and time will be spent equally across compliance, reporting and advisory for all direct tax issues. The business is currently undergoing a transformation project and the successful candidate will take the lead on driving efficiency across processes.

Day to day the responsibilities are, but not limited to;

  • Manage the tax compliance process to ensure timely and accurate preparation and submission of tax computations for the group as well as manage the wider group's corporate interest restriction process.
  • Input into statutory accounts process to ensure that the accounts provide proper support for the group's tax position and do not in any way prejudice that position.
  • Drive forward the automation and simplification of tax reporting and compliance processes.
  • Proactively manage interaction with HMRC; respond to enquiries, drive the narrative and negotiate agreement of tax computations.
  • Provide advice to the Head of Direct Taxation and Business Units on how existing and new tax legislation impacts the business.
  • Provide advice to Head of Direct Taxation and Business Units on major investments, divestments, restructuring and other transactions to ensure tax efficiency.

Desired experience;

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant or Tax Advisor with a recognised Professional Organisation (e.g. ICAEW, ICAS, CIT) and relevant post-qualification experience in UK Corporation Tax.
  • The ability to effectively communicate Financial Information at a variety of levels.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills using both logic and intuition to derive solutions.
  • Confident in your own abilities and able to work autonomously.
  • Computer literate, with a good working knowledge of Excel, Word and Tax Software.