In-House Tax Manager

Job Title: In-House Tax Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + other benefits
Reference: 14097374/001_1590750909
Contact Name: Ben Copsey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2020 12:15

Job Description

An exciting new In-house Tax Manager opportunity has come available at a global, market leading business in the South Manchester / Stockport area. This is an excellent opportunity to broaden their tax knowledge and gain new commercial skills as the tax lead of a global organisation.

Client Details

A global market-leading Electronics organisation based in the South Manchester / Stockport area


As In-house Tax Manager your responsibilities will include, but not be restricted to:

  • Taking ownership of the tax reporting for the group
  • Overseeing Corporation Taxes, Indirect Taxes (EU VAT, Intrastat, US Sales Tax and Canadian GST), Transfer Pricing and R&D Tax Credits
  • Ensuring that tax compliance obligations are observed and filing deadlines are met in an efficient and accurate manner
  • Advising the Group on the tax implications of new developments within the business, from expansion into new geographical territories to new service offerings
  • Liaising with suppliers, clients, advisers, HMRC and other external stakeholders as required on behalf of the business
  • Ensuring optimisation of the VAT cost to their clients (particularly those with exempt/partial exempt status) wherever possible.
  • Working closely with key stakeholders throughout the business to upskill them in the application of EU VAT rules through training and interactive workshops, and assist with VAT mitigation planning.
  • Running VAT training courses across the UK to clients and internal account managers
  • Liaise with external advisors in respect of Group Corporation tax returns
  • Dealing with any external tax enquires
  • Coordinate ongoing R&D tax and business rate reduction claims
  • Working with HMRC with ad hoc queries


The successful In-house Tax Manager will have Indirect or Direct tax experience (or ideally both) in either an accountancy practice another in-house tax role.

You must be a clear and confident communicator and be able to work both individually and as part of a wider finance team.

Job Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 dependent on experience (+ other benefits)