Tax Assistant Manager

Job Title: Tax Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Start Date: 27/02/2020
Reference: 14084952/001_1586431420
Contact Name: Jodie Beck
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2020 12:23

Job Description

You will play a key role as Tax Assistant Manager for one of the most successful Retail brands, with headquarters in Leeds. You will work for one of the largest finance teams across Yorkshire, with excellent opportunities to progress your career.

Client Details

Our client is a household name and trusted retailer based in Leeds. The finance team is well known for offering excellent exposure and opportunities across the business and you will gain experience in some of the most challenging and complex work. They provide a collaborative team culture, with opportunities to really develop a long-term career in the business.


The successful candidate will play a key role as Tax Assistant Manager in the Tax team, which sits within the wider finance function.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly reporting under US GAAP
  • Preparation of tax disclosures for UK statutory accounts under FRS101
  • Preparation of the annual UK tax computations, including liaising with the relevant teams in Finance and the wider business
  • Involvement in ad-hoc project work


  • Qualified ACA, CTA or equivalent
  • Knowledge and understanding of IFRS and tax compliance reporting
  • Knowledge of US GAAP would be advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to build credible relationships and influence senior members of the wider finance team
  • Team player and 'can-do' attitude - motivated to get the job done and ability to deliver to tight deadlines, whilst working in a fast-paced environment
  • Open to further learning opportunities
  • Competent excel skills and ideally knowledge of alphatax, although not essential
  • Digital-savvy
  • Self-starter

Job Offer

In return, this client are offering the successful candidate a competitive salary plus additional benefits, alongside excellent opportunities to develop and progress within the wider business. As Tax Assistant Manager, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced and high performing colleagues, who will support you and enable you to become a valued member of the wider finance team and business.