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Direct Tax Advisor

Michael Page
England, Chiswick, London
GBP55000 - GBP75000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare et al.
Closing date
6 Feb 2023

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Job Details

This role will be broad in scope and involve working with an established in-house Tax Team on a wide variety of corporate and operational tax matters. This is an excellent opportunity to join a small, experienced in-house team where you will be mentored and provided opportunities to develop.

Client Details

A multinational Oil and Gas exploration company, FTSE 250 listed, that are focused on South America and Africa, with an annual revenue of $1.2bn+.


  • Supporting Corporate Tax Manager with managing the UK tax compliance and HMRC audits.
  • Assisting with group assurance activities. Provision of in-house training and guidance to supply chain, finance, and accounts payable. Working with Accenture to support outsourced business processes.
  • Supporting Corporate Tax Manager and Head of Tax with the tax reporting process.
  • Prepare consolidated group tax disclosures for the interim and annual report and review tax disclosures in statutory accounts.
  • Assistance with overseas tax compliance as required. Ensure compliance with tax transparency obligations, review of Tax Strategy and SAO procedures.
  • Supporting contract and procurement initiatives. Providing tax analysis in relation to potential new ventures and country exits globally. Ad hoc support in respect of Ghana and Kenya operational tax issues and audits.
  • Supporting compliance with Group transfer pricing policy. Assisting with corporate tax planning in relation to simplification of corporate structure, financing, and hedging arrangements.
  • Transnational support in relation to acquisition and disposal of license interests and assets.


    • Experience of UK and international taxes from an in-house role in an international organisation or private practice.
    • Oil and Gas experience preferred but not essential.
    • Pragmatic approach to dealing with tax in a commercial context.
    • Involvement with UK or international tax compliance and tax reporting.
    • Corporate tax advisory experience.
    • Degree and ACA/Tax Legally Qualified.

Job Offer

Regular working from home at least 2 working days per week in the office.

Ability to manage working hours to balance work/life commitments.

A performance-driven culture that generates results.

A commitment to your personal and professional development.

A chance to make a difference to our business, working in or leading teams of talented, committed people.

A culture that appreciates inclusion & diversity and provides equal opportunities.

Recognition and reward for your performance.


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Michael Page has pioneered a unique, consultative approach to recruitment, enabling us to find the best fit between our client’s needs and the candidate’s experience and abilities. With an emphasis on delivering results and establishing long-term relationships, our consultants waive commission in favour of quarterly profit share – that means impartial career advice and an entire team pulling together on your behalf.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 164 offices in 34 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package.

We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career. Take this opportunity to browse our accounting, tax and treasury jobs to find out more about our specific expertise:
• Industry and commerce
• Financial services
• Public and not-for-profit
• Taxation
• Specialist markets
• Treasury
• Newly qualified ACA

Alternatively, if you're looking to hire, please send us a job brief or get in touch to find out how our track record could add value to your recruitment process”

Visit the Michael Page website for more information

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