We have a fantastic opportunity for a Tax Manager to join a leading organisation based at their European Head Office in Reading.
As the Tax Manager you will ideally have a mixed tax background with a strong focus on VAT, enabling the business to meet its various statutory and regulatory obligations and to promote best practice with respect to tax, ensuring compliance with legislation.
Go-to person for tax queries from other central functions
Driving process improvement from a VAT compliance perspective, including continued improvement to MtD process
Delivery and ownership of the VAT compliance process
Key partner for IR35 managing the BAU process and the annual audit and compliance reviews
Review the preparation of PAYE compliance (e.g. PSA, P11D, and Form 42)
Delivery and ownership of the Corporation Tax Compliance cycle including preparation of tax returns, QIPs and maintaining accurate transfer pricing documentation
Delivery of tax provisions under IFRS as part of the reporting cycle and year end statutory reporting
Ownership of the tax balance sheet accounts and preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
Responsible for the proactive education of the Group for relevant tax changes and their impact
Ad hoc project workSkills & Requirements:
Qualified ACA / ACCA / CTA with diverse post-qualification experience in a tax setting
Experience in a tax-based role in-house (with previous exposure to corporate, employment and VAT desirable)
Strong skills in SAP highly desirable
Good tax technical skills, with a solid background in compliance
Strong Microsoft Excel skills (e.g. competent in pivot tables, vlookup, "IF" formulae etc).