Tax Jobs UK - Tax Jobs European - Tax Jobs US - Tax Jobs Australia - Tax Jobs Canada - Tax Jobs Asia - Tax Jobs Ireland
share on Linkedin  share on Twitter  share on Google+ 

Latest Tax Jobs

 

FTSE 100 Head of Direct Tax/Senior Tax Manager

Ref:eTJ-019939
Added:21 Nov 2012
Region:United Kingdom
Area:Greater London
Location:London
Discipline:Corporate Tax
Type:permanent
Salary:£80000 - £110000 per annum
Description:
More jobs like this,
directly to your inbox.

BSkyB is the operator of the UK's largest digital pay television platform, Sky digital. Sky also owns and operates 28 channels, including Sky One, Sky News, Sky Travel, the Sky Sports channels and the Sky Movies channels.

With turnover in excess of £4bn and operating profits of £800m, the group's aim is to maximise value for shareholders by focusing on continued expansion of the subscriber base, investment in programming, innovation in products and services and investment in infrastructure.

The role
Reporting to the Deputy Director of Tax an exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Tax professional to join the Tax team. This is a pivotal role within the Tax function, offering plenty of variety in terms of UK focussed advisory and project work in this fast paced environment, as well as the opportunity to lead and shape the on-going improvements being made to the Tax reporting and compliance processes. The department enjoys a high profile and this role will suit candidates with an in-depth knowledge of UK tax law who are able to vary the delivery of that expertise to suit varied audiences, who have a natural ability to lead and inspire and who have a proven track-record of delivering tangible results in a fast-moving and demanding environment.

You will have responsibility for
* Giving actionable Tax insight and advice to both operational business units and central Corporate functions
* Providing Tax leadership for Group-wide projects and initiatives
* Reviewing key Tax compliance and reporting outputs
* Raising awareness of Tax across the business
* Ensuring compliance with the group's SAO and risk controls environment
* Leading a team of 3 Corporate Tax specialists and working collaboratively with Tax colleagues who are in charge of Indirect Tax, Employment Tax and international issues
* Assisting the Deputy Director of Tax in executing the group's Tax strategy

The successful candidate will have the following:
* Recent experience of more complex Tax issues and a proven track record of mitigating potential downsides
* Very strong technical ability - likely to be ACA/CTA with c8 years PQE - however other candidates who consider themselves well suited to the role should not be deterred from applying
* Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
* Strong CV demonstrating tangible value-creation over a sustained period
* Excellent time-management skills and reliability under pressure
* Some experience of compliance management, particularly where outputs are produced within a shared service centre environment
* Able to work on own initiative and possessing a high-level of attention to detail
* Evidence of good judgement, commitment to an open and transparent way of working and of working within an SAO/SOX controlled environment

Pure Recruitment Group Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles. Pure Recruitment Group Limited aims to promote diversity and equal opportunity through its work - we monitor and evaluate our performance on a regular basis.

Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience that we anticipate will be needed to fulfil the position. However, we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role and they will be considered on an equal basis.
Recruiter:Pure Taxation
Pure Taxation

Pure Search - Taxation

Pure was established in 1999 and is the UK’s leading tax recruitment firm, a market positioning which reflects the expertise and knowledge of our consultants. This in conjunction with the strength of our network, has enabled us to partner with the vast majority of the FTSE100, all the major banks and the Big4, ensuring they have access to the best talent for their businesses.

Our consultants are sector focused as well as specialists in the different tax disciplines, across both permanent and interim recruitment. This ensures that every solution provided is bespoke.

With dedicated teams in London, Hong Kong and Singapore, Pure provides expert support to overseas multinationals across the UK, EMEA and Asia-Pac.

All jobs advertised by Pure Taxation

Job seen:14 times this month
new search »
DP World Tax Jobs in Dubai
AP Executive
KPMG Corporate Tax Networking Event
IBFD vat jobs
Lombard International
Emerson Partner Tax Jobs
Maersk Drilling Senior International Tax Manager
Practice Tax Jobs from Creative Tax Recruitment
Maven Partners
Clark Wood Tax Jobs
Tax Jobs from Pro Tax Recruitment
Senior Tax Manager PPD Cambridge
Cain Dwyer
Baker Tilly Tax & Accounting Jobs
KPMG Ireland Tax Jobs
Frank Hirth Tax Jobs
BPA Search
VAT and Indirect Jobs from BLT
Thomson Reuters Tax Manager
Brewer Morris Global Tax Jobs
Morgan McKinley Tax Jobs
fdu tax jobs
Ernst & Young UK Tax Jobs
Boeing International Tax Job in London
EMEA Tax Jobs at Eaton
US Tax and Financial
Tax Jobs from Pure Taxation
Radley Green
Tax Jobs from Randstad Financial & Professional
City Skills
Damco Tax Manager Job
Goodman Masson
HMRC Tax Jobs
Tax Jobs from Hays Taxation
Michael Page Tax Jobs
Tax and Structured Finance Jobs
Investment Tax Counsel Asia Transactions

more recruiters >>

Tell your friends about eTaxJobs
share on Linkedin  share on Twitter  share on Google+ 
Tax Appointments News
27 May 2015 – Watson Farley Williams promotes Daniel Pilarski to Tax Partner in New York – Watson Farley Williams has announced partner promotions for 2015. One tax lawyer was admitted, [...]

27 May 2015 – Marcum promotes John Eckweiler to Partner-in-charge of tax & business services for California – National accounting firm Marcum LLP has named John Eckweiler, a partner in its Irvine office, as [...]

27 May 2015 – Laurent Donnay de Casteau resigns from Loyens & Loeff to launch Brussels tax practice for Osborne Clarke – Osborne Clarke has hired Laurent Donnay de Casteau as a Partner in its Brussels office to launch [...]

27 May 2015 – Katrin Gänsler joins Noerr’s Frankfurt tax team – Katrin Gänsler has joined Noerr’s Frankfurt office as an associated partner. She comes to [...]

27 May 2015 – KPMG Australia promotes from within: David Linke is new Head of Tax – KPMG Australia has announced that David Linke is the firm’s new National Managing Partner Tax, [...]

26 May 2015 – Ogier launches cross-jurisdictional tax team to focus on transactional tax and cross-border advice only – Ogier has launched a cross-jurisdictional Tax team in response to requirements from corporate [...]

26 May 2015 – Robert Smeath joins New Quadrant Partners from Clarke Willmott – New Quadrant Partners, the London based boutique private client law firm, has announced the [...]

23 May 2015 – Boutique private client law firm, M/Advocates of Law, hires Sophia Yazane to lead private wealth tax team in UAE – M/Advocates of Law has announced the addition of Leonardo Castellana and Sophia Yazane. Leonardo [...]

23 May 2015 – EY LA loses transfer pricing specialist, Kevin Kiyan, to Andersen Tax – Andersen Tax has announced the hiring of Kevin Kiyan, Ph.D. as a Managing Director in the firm’s [...]

21 May 2015 – Nyman Libson Paul hires Mitch Young as Tax Partner – North London accountancy firm, Nyman Libson Paul, has recruited a new tax partner in the form of [...]

more tax news >>
Testimonials
Fizza SabirFizza Sabir, ex U Turn Tax Refund
"There is no doubt that eTaxJobs is a market leader when it comes to hiring tax professionals globally." more >>
Georgiana HeadGeorgiana Head, Director, Georgiana Head Recruitment
"eTaxJobs gives our business access to high quality tax professionals and is a key part of our advertising budget." more >>
more testimonials >>

Tax Jobs London Tax Jobs In House Tax Jobs Tax Directory Tax Careers - A publication all about tax jobs, careers and recruitment