Tax Manager

We Are SSG
Abingdon, UK
09 Oct 2019
30 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A role has arisen as a result of expansion of the head office tax team. The International Tax Advisor will support global direct tax compliance, all aspects of tax forecasting and reporting and advise on tax risk. This will include management of overseas compliance with outsource providers. The role would suit someone who enjoys a broad role working in new and unfamiliar areas of tax and geographies. You will work closely with the business so your approach must be commercial and you will need to be confident in building relationships with the wider business and finance teams.

The role would suit candidates either coming straight from the profession or looking on building their international experience. Some international travel will be required.

An international tax role supporting the international expansion of the group.

Main Duties
  • Supporting the delivery of top quality reporting and forecasting (quarterly)
  • Delivery of world class tax support to the business
  • Project managing due diligence on acquisitions and disposals
  • Communication of tax matters with non-tax stakeholders
  • Ensuring direct tax compliance in every territory where we operate
  • Managing overseas compliance via third parties
  • Assisting in management of overseas tax audits
  • Managing and communicating tax risk

Skills & experience
  • Professional tax or accounting qualification
  • Experience of IFRS reporting for tax in a listed company
  • Knowledge of UK and US GAAP
  • Experience in international tax gained in a multinational organisation or Big 4 accounting firm
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to drive change
  • Sound commercial awareness and understanding of business drivers
  • Good organisational skills and ability to prioritise personal workload
  • Self starter with the ability to work effectively in multicultural, international teams focused on identifying practical solutions.
  • Excellent English writing and speaking skills with the ability to present complex subject matter clearly and succinctly.

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