Role details

Tax Director

City of London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A Tax Director role for this Financial Services group based in Central London
  • A commercial tax advisory positon with significant front office exposure

About Our Client

Our client is a global FS group with operations throughout the world

Job Description

A new position has become available within our clients Tax function; the role primarily comprises tax advisory and control (for all divisions), but may extend to other facets of the department's responsibilities. The successful candidate will advise staff in both revenue generating and support functions on a wide range of tax matters, including withholding taxes, other operational and transactional taxes, property taxes, employment taxes and corporate income taxes, including transfer pricing. The nature of the role would require consideration of taxes levied by jurisdictions outside the UK especially within EMEA (as much of the bank's business in the region is conducted from London). The role would also involve liaising frequently with Group Tax colleagues in other regions.

The successful candidate would be required to advise and assist front office and support staff in structuring transactions to minimise tax risk to group. The advice would often concern the tax position of clients and counter parties as well as the bank itself and will frequently involve liaising with outside counsel. The candidate would be expected to form judgments about tax risks and would have authority to determine the Group Tax approval position on many proposals as well as ensure compliance with Group Tax policies.

The Successful Applicant

The role requires the candidate to have relevant professional qualifications and you are likely to either be a qualified Tax lawyer or Tax accountant (Big 4 trained). You will have experience in supporting a variety functions, as an advisor, (including the front office) with a Bank or similar FS organisation. Strong academics are expected as well being able to demonstrate a significant level of gravitas in how you present and perform you work.

What's on Offer

Excellent salary, bonus and benefits

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