An exceptionally rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced corporate tax professional to join a newly formed but highly experienced in house tax team. You will be part of the finance team which is based from in Cheshire but home working or a London base is also possible. Day to day your role will be to provide dedicated resource to a global expansion project including:
o Provision of timely and accurate tax advice relating to new business involving overseas territories and/or new products.
o Support the businesses's global expansion plans by providing the tax analysis for Group`s products, operational and holding structure, tax compliance and governance for new territories.
o Group Transfer Pricing Policy including advising on transfer pricing matters, setting of transfer pricing policy and ensuring the agreed policies are accurately implemented.
o Working with the Head of Tax to promote tax visibility across the group.
o Advising on cash repatriation across the group and intercompany financing.
o Corporate tax compliance for the UK and overseas legal entities.
o Implementing and maintaining an appropriate Tax Governance Framework, ensuring appropriate policies and processes to enable accurate tax reporting across the business and SAO compliance.
o Monitoring and communicating relevant changes in tax legislation for all the jurisdictions where the Group operates.
o Engagement of external tax advisers for specialist advice as necessary.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced international tax practitioner who is able to work independently, confident interacting with the colleagues across the business (all functions and commercial team). FS experience an advantage but not a pre-requisite.
Skills and Abilities:
o Qualified tax professional with at least 7 years' PQE either in-house or in practice.
o Extensive international tax experience.
o Strategic thinker.
o Strong relationship building, influencing and communication skills.
o Self-motivated, determined, resilient and tenacious.
o Ability to work effectively individually and independently, and in teams.
o High level of drive and energy.
o Pragmatic and commercially astute.
o Customer service orientation.
o Flexible, adaptable and able to deal with pace.
This role is Director or Senior Manager level.