In House Group Tax Manager

Manchester Permanent £70,000 - £90,000
  • Opportunity to lead a tax function with global business
  • Ambitious and well-established business with flexible working options

About Our Client

This is a large, multinational business in the Manchester area with an established finance team. They are very much international and in a period of growth. They are offering a varied role with an excellent package, flexible working options, and career progression opportunities.

Job Description

The successful In house Group Tax Manager will be responsible for:

UK taxes

UK tax governance
* Consider at all times the Group's position under HMRC's business risk review regime - a key aim of this role is to maintain a low-risk rating with HMRC
* Maintain a positive working relationship and act as a key point of contact with Group HMRC CCM. Act as a point of contact between the Group and HMRC in resolving queries and assisting HMRC with inquiries as required
* Review and manage the Group's obligations under the CCO regime, ensuring compliance both with the UK and overseas requirements.
* Actively maintain the Tax Risk Register.
* Co-ordinate the SAO process, work with Group Finance & Compliance Directors to provide critical assurance to the SAO (CFO), and recommend actions as required.
* Preparation and publication of online annual tax strategy document.UK tax compliance
* Corporation tax
o Manage UK compliance process and tax accounting disclosures in conjunction with external advisors.
o Prepare Group CIR calculations and review with external advisors
o Assist the Group FD with Group payment on account calculations
* Indirect tax - Work with Group finance teams to ensure timely and accurate completion/submission of all Group VAT returns. Review processes and returns (at appropriate intervals to provide assurance).
* Employment taxes
o Work with Group HR to prepare and review Group P11Ds
o Work with Group Finance teams to prepare/review Group PSAs, ensuring all available reliefs are utilized to optimize the tax position
o Support the Financial Operations Manager/ wider Group payroll managers/ HR with PAYE/ NI queries as required.
* Ensure timely and accurate tax payments and filings.UK tax advisory

* Actively review the operations of the Group against available tax reliefs, continually working to optimize the Group's tax position
* Manage the Group's R&D claims process, ensuring the accuracy of claims and sufficiency of supporting information
* Assist the Group with M&A and restructuring/ financing activity as required
* Keep the senior leadership team appraised of key tax developments, in particular through participation in regular legislation steering committee meetings
* Assist the Group in preparation for key legislative changesInternational taxesOverseas tax compliance
* Ensure timely submissions of overseas tax returns, working with overseas finance teams where required/available
* Act as a point of contact for the Group with overseas tax advisors, managing the Group relationship and ensuring kept up to date with relevant law changes
* Be key finance contact for setups and liquidations of overseas subsidiaries/ branches etc, liaising with in-country professional advisors and service providers to ensure full compliance with local taxes and regulations.
* Work with advisors to manage the Group's withholding tax obligationsTransfer pricing
* Work with advisors to review/optimize the Group's tax position with regards to funding, including the UK and overseas thin capitalization requirements
* Review the Group management charge calculation matrix and assist the finance team with calculations as required
* Ensure timely and accurate submission of the Group's country by country report
* Maintain and manage Transfer Pricing documentation and compliance
* Ad hoc consultancy support as required by the Directors, within areas of expertise

The Successful Applicant

The successful In House Group Tax Manager will be

- ACA, CTA qualified or equivalent
- Have significant Corporation Tax experience from an accountancy practice or already be in an In House Tax position

What's on Offer

- Basic Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 (range dependent on experience)

- Car allowance circa £5,000

- Bonus 10-20%

- Homeworking / flexible working options

- Range of other benefits

Ben Copsey
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0434

Job summary

Tax In House
Business Services
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Consultant name
Ben Copsey
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0434
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