UK Tax Analyst

Job Title: UK Tax Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Reference: 3549985_1557935689
Contact Name: Robert McIlroy
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 15, 2019 16:54

Job Description

Outstanding global brand looking for a Tax Analyst for the Group Tax Function based in West London.

Your new company

Outstanding global brand looking for a Tax Analyst for the Group Tax Function based in West London.

Your new role

Corporate Tax Analyst:

As a Corporate Tax Analyst and you'll be part of a big, complex business that continually delivers brilliant results, the right way.

The Role Reporting to the UK Tax Senior Manager, you will play a pivotal role within the Tax function. The role will be tax reporting focused but offers plenty of opportunity to experience other tax work including advisory projects and assisting with UK and overseas tax compliance.

The tax department enjoys a high profile within the group and this role will involve regular contact with personnel across Finance. Reporting provides excellent insight into the Group's key tax issues and is a stepping stone to establishing a reputation within the team and across Finance.

The role will suit candidates with sound knowledge of tax reporting and UK tax legislation, a willingness to embrace new challenges and the ability to develop good working relationships with Finance colleagues.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of group tax numbers for the accounts, tax forecasts, and tax cash flow.
  • Country by country reporting.
  • Liaising with colleagues overseas in relation to tax reporting and management of the supply of information to the external and internal auditors.
  • Assisting the Shared Service Centre (based in Scotland) with UK corporate tax compliance, the preparation of tax disclosures in the statutory accounts and other compliance tasks when additional resource is required.
  • Supporting senior members of the tax team on ad hoc advisory projects.
  • Supporting the UK Tax Senior Manager in dealing with queries from the tax authorities and reviewing corporation tax returns prepared by the Shared Service Centre.
  • Ensuring compliance with the Group's SAO and risk control environment.

Candidate Specification:

  • Strong technical ability demonstrated by being ACA qualified/top tier firm experience;
  • An ability to take ownership and responsibility for assigned tasks with minimal supervision;
  • Strong people skills with the ability to build networks and relationships both across tax and with other key stakeholders e.g. finance and the wider business;
  • Focus on delivery with high personal standards and good attention to detail;
  • Strong IT skills, including excel;
  • A proactive individual who is continuously looking for new and innovative solutions to issues e.g. to develop and improve systems and processes;
  • and
  • Willing to work across taxes as and when needed and to learn from, and share knowledge with, others.

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