Tax Assistant Manager

Location London, Greater London, England
Job type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £55000 per annum
Reference TOG-TAM_1629711422

The Tax Assistant Manager position is a newly created role in this fast-growing business. Reporting to the Tax Manager, the Tax Assistant Manager will primarily drive the corporate tax compliance, year end and statutory accounts reporting processes, with scope to be involved with Indirect Taxes and other ad hoc advisory projects.

What you can expect as our Tax Assistant Manager

  • Corporation Tax Compliance
    • Prepare 30+ UK tax returns, including group and loss relief, ixbrl process
    • Prepare Corporation Interest Restriction calculation and returns
    • Quarterly Payments on Account calculations
    • Work with external advisers to pro-actively manage Capital Allowances claims and R&D reviews
  • Financial Reporting
    • Prepare current and deferred tax provisions for Blackstone reporting, management reporting and statutory accounts purposes
    • Deal with audit and shareholder queries
    • Support regular management reporting, budget and tax cashflow forecasts
  • Other tax compliance
    • Support indirect tax compliance, including VAT, SDLT, Construction Industry Scheme and Employer Taxes
    • Scope to be involved in overseas compliance and transfer pricing reviews
  • Other adhoc advisory
    • Deal with ad hoc tax business queries working with Finance and non-Finance teams, including TOG's majority shareholder, Blackstone
    • Support review of tax risks, controls and implementation of process improvements, in preparation of SAO-readiness
    • Manage tax administrations (e.g. with HMRC, advisers, fee budgets)
    • Involvement in internal training and tax communications
    • Monitor legislative changes and assess business impact

We'd love to hear from you if you've got

  • Strong UK corporate tax compliance and accounting background, either from practice or in-house roles
  • Excellent tax technical and accounting knowledge, including capital allowances
  • Experience of indirect and overseas taxes useful
  • Good commercial awareness. Previous in-house and/or real estate taxes experience helpful.
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Qualified Accountant or relevant Tax Qualification (ATT, CTA, ACA, CIMA, ACCA) (Part Qualified may also be considered)
  • Experience of tax compliance software (Alphatax or similar) important
  • Strong excel skills
  • Experience of using SAPbyDesign, Microsoft Navision useful (Experience of using an ERP system is helpful)
  • Pro-active and driven, with ability to manage and take ownership of multiple workstreams and deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), ability to explain complex tax matters with clarity
  • Good attention to detail and analytical approach
  • Enthusiasm for bringing new ideas and processes to the team

Guidant Global is acting as an Employment Agency on behalf of The Office Group in relation to this vacancy.