Tax Manager

Recruiter
Broadgate Search
Location
West Midlands
Posted
06 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Brief description

This Banking group's Finance department is looking for an experienced Tax Manager.

Purpose of the role

To assist the Head of Tax in managing the tax affairs of the Group.

Duties and responsibilities

- Preparation of year end (and half year) tax numbers for inclusion in Group accounts
- Assisting with the preparation of corporation tax returns and VAT returns
- Identifying improvements to the processes used to prepare tax returns and year end numbers
- Documenting existing processes and procedures, technical positions
- Monitoring changes in law and practice and advising the Group accordingly
- Analysing tax consequences of proposed business changes on a proactive basis
- Assisting in corporate transactions (eg acquisitions and financing arrangements)
- Advising the business on the tax implications relating to our landlord customers both in general and in specific circumstances
- Assisting the compliance department in relation to the Group's obligations as they relate to tax matters

Skills

- Highly numerate and analytical
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Strong attention to detail
- Excellent communication skills
- Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word

Qualifications and experience

The successful candidate will ideally have:

- ACA and/or CTA qualified
- Five years' post qualification experience
- Professional firm or in house tax department experience.
- Experience in financial services, treasury and/or equipment leasing would be an advantage but not essential.
- Familiarity with Thomas Reuters' ONESOURCE product would also be an advantage.