Coyne & Associates are delighted to be supporting Vistra (www.vistra.com) with a key appointment into its Direct Tax team based out of the its Reading office. With a distinctive culture and forward-facing, mission-led strategy, now represents an exciting time to join the business. It’s also an ideal opportunity to expand build out your experience around Alphatax, preparation of complex Tax Computations, R&D Tax Claims, CFC Reviews, DTR Claims, dealing with HMRC enquiries and other advanced assurance areas and Certificates and responding to HMRC enquiries.
Vistra is a global corporate service provider and fund administrator with more than 5,000 professionals in over 45 jurisdictions. Continuing to innovate and grow together with its clients, Vistra represents 20% of the Fortune Global 500 and works with two thirds of the Private Equity International 300 firms, including every one of the top ten.
Vistra supports its clients over six sectors: Private Equity, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Corporate, Company Formation and Private Wealth and deliver value across three service lines:
• Governance, Risk and Compliance
• Advisory and Transaction Support
• Finance, Accounting and Administration
Knowing Vistra is right for you
Vistra is not a traditional company; its services and technology span sectors, jurisdictions and definitions. Like its clients, Vistra is disrupting the status quo, always looking for new opportunities to grow and striving every day to improve what it does best — enhancing efficiency and reducing risk so that its clients can focus on their next big breakthrough. And that all starts by empowering its people you. “Vistra grows when you grow, and it succeeds when you work together across boundaries and borders, as one team”. So, its promise to its clients is the same to you: working together, Vistra will give you the confidence, the toolstools, and the support to achieve your ambitions and leverage your unique skills — to seize your opportunity and help make a difference. in the world.
As part of its growth strategy, the business is now looking to appoint an ambitious Direct Tax Manager to provide advanced corporate tax compliance services to a portfolio of Vistra clients to include preparation and review of direct tax computations and ad hoc advisory projects working across multiple sectors, including Technology, Property/Real Estate, and Private Equity in various corporate, GP and LP structures. Mentoring and coaching more junior members of the team, you will also proactively identify Direct Tax service offerings and opportunities and be responsible for selling such activities across the Vistra client network.
The successful candidate will manage a varied portfolio of corporate tax clients with varying levels of complexities and gain exposure to a vast range of clients from OMBs to UK PLCs to large US headquartered corporates.
As one of a team of 7, all striving to deliver a best-in-class service, you will be based out of Vistra’s Reading office with flexibility to split your time between working remotely and from the office itself.
• Share responsibility for management of direct reports in the Service delivery team.
• Deliver and sign out compliance services on the full range of applicable Direct Tax matters to clients.
• Be responsible for the identification of potential tax projects requiring technical Direct Tax advice and refer them to the Tax Advisory team where appropriate.
• Proactively identify Direct Tax service offerings and opportunities and work with internal resources to promote and sell such offerings to existing and prospective clients across the Vistra network.
CTA and/or ACA qualified with at least 2 years PQE, you will have detailed knowledge and working experience of Direct Tax in the UK across various sectors (real estate and financial services would be beneficial). With a strong track record on technical tax matters in a client-based environment, you will be an aspiring future leader able to work effectively and collaboratively across the business.
Please click on the Apply Now button or contact Steve Coyne on 07920 592 845 for a confidential conversation.