Senior Tax Manager

London (Greater)
£85k - £90k pa
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Senior Tax Manager (Part-time)

Fixed Term Contract (12 months)

Location - London

£85-90K Pro rata

About Capita

Capita plc is the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. The company has more than 75,000 employees based in the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

Capita supports companies across all sectors on transforming business to enable them to operate more efficiently, reduce costs and adapt to market changes. The service delivery methods may include partnerships and joint ventures, shared services, offshoring and nearshoring.

Capita delivers organic growth by steadily developing its capability and scale, both internally and through complimentary acquisitions across a number of markets. This continuously enriches its service offering, providing compelling propositions to new and existing clients.

The Tax Team

The Tax Department is based in Victoria, London and provides the Capita Group of companies with in-house tax expertise including Corporate Tax, M&A, VAT and Employment Tax. The team deals with the Group's tax compliance obligations, as well as advising the business units on technical issues affecting their areas. This may include areas such as contract reviews, overseas trading, asset/share acquisitions, restructuring and employee tax issues. The dynamic nature of Capita keeps the tax team busy and requires the ability to respond and adapt to this fast paced environment.

Purpose of the role

To provide additional support and cover for the UK tax team and ensure the efficient, accurate and timely delivery of the group's day-to-day corporation tax compliance and statutory reporting requirements. This role is available on a part-time basis, ideally 3 days per week.


  • Manage and responsible for the review and submission of a portfolio of the UK group's corporation tax returns

  • Manage and responsible for other UK tax areas including cash tax forecasting, Group Payment Arrangement, Joint Amended Return, debt cap calculations etc

  • Manage and responsible for the preparation of UK GAAP current and deferred tax numbers and disclosures for a portfolio of UK companies

  • Assistance with other ad-hoc UK corporation tax queries

  • Manage and responsible for ensuring that UK tax accounts are fully reconciled and any differences investigated and swiftly resolved

  • Assistance with the group's SAO corporation tax documentation

Essential Experience / Skills

  • Experience of in-house corporation tax compliance and reporting role
  • ACA / CTA / HMRC experience or equivalent
  • Understanding of all Microsoft Office applications.
  • Understanding of Alphatax
  • Experience of SAP/Hyperion accounting systems
  • Motivated and driven individual with a willingness to learn and "can do" attitude
  • Excellent all-round communicator
  • Strong analytical skills and eye for detail
  • Team player and confidence to build productive relationships with Finance and business colleagues
  • A proven track-record in CT compliance and CTA / accounting qualification ideally

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle.

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Capita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

If you are successful with your application, you will need complete Capita's vetting and screening checks. This will include, but not be limited to, Reference Checks, a Criminality Check, Financial Probity Check, Sanctions Check and Media Check.

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