UK Tax Advisor

Job Title: UK Tax Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Reference: 3549983_1556617137
Contact Name: Robert McIlroy
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2019 10:38

Job Description

UK Corporate Tax Advisor required for Europe's premier broadcaster

Your new company
A leading entertainment group and Europe's premier broadcaster with revenues of £13b.

Your new role
A purely advisory/project based role which would suit a candidate with a top 4 professional services background

Reporting to the Senior Tax Manager, this is a key role within the Group Tax function, offering plenty of variety in terms of UK focused tax advisory and project work in a fast-paced and demanding environment.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Helping to manage specific projects and initiatives, including M&A and structuring activities
  • Identification of tax opportunities and risks relating to product innovation and technology, including in relation to the UK patent box regime
  • Helping provide tax input and analysis of all treasury-related activities and financing activities, including dividend planning
  • Helping to manage inter-company pricing for new and existing supplies of goods and services, ensuring transactions are priced on an arm's length basis
  • Providing effective tax support and advice to the business, including advising on the tax implications of ad hoc projects, external contracts and other transactions
  • Analysis of the tax implications of accounting and legislative changes
  • Engagement with HMRC on tax queries and key tax issues
  • Working with other members of the tax team on projects as required

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a professional qualification, ideally ACA/ACCA and or CTA with 1-2 years post qualification experience. You will have strong UK corporate tax technical knowledge and experience; strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to explain complex issues clearly and simply to non-tax experts; personal accountability and a high level of attention to detail; focus on delivery, with excellent time-management skills; confident and self-motivated, with ability to work on own initiative; good team-player, who is able to build personal networks across Tax and Finance, and with other stakeholders in the business; strong IT skills, including excel. Experience of and an interest in the media or technology sector would be helpful.

What you'll get in return
Salary up to £70,000 including car allowance. In addition you will receive a 10% bonus, medical cover (plus dependants), 25 days holiday, pension at 15% total, free parking and more. In addition this is an outstanding opportunity to work with one of the most recognised broadcasting companies on the planet.

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