International Tax Manager

Job Title: International Tax Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £450 - £550 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: 271021_1635324552
Contact Name: Josh Burns
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently partnered with one of Europe's fastest growing start-ups, as an exciting opportunity has arisen for a candidate to work as an International Tax Manager on a 6 month FTC. The succesful candidate will develop the processes for direct tax compliance & reporting and transfer pricing policy application and documentation. As a Direct Tax Specialist, you will actively participate in shaping the finance processes as related to tax planning, forecasting and reporting. The successful individual will thrive in a growing, ambiguous environment and possess strong communication and analytical skills.


  • Managing the preparation and timely filing (whether in-house or outsourced) of direct tax returns, including withholding taxes for UK and other group entities.
  • Managing of annual and periodic budgeting and forecasting of corporate and deferred tax charges for the entities managed.
  • Managing and monitoring of corporate and withholding tax payments and refunds, including periodic forecasting for the entities managed. Providing advice to Finance colleagues on direct tax and transfer pricing matters.
  • Studying and researching of tax policy developments and trends, and government tax incentives keeping up-to-date with changes in direct tax regulation in jurisdictions in which the business is operating or is looking to expand into.
  • Organising audit work papers and fulfil data requests of external auditors regarding direct tax matters.
  • Assisting the Head of Global Tax in designing fit-for-purpose direct tax processes and controls to minimise the risk of errors.
  • Supporting the direct tax due diligence and international tax compliance and reporting aspects of acquisitions and integrations.
  • Developing, implementing and maintaining transfer pricing policies, monitoring their application and compiling transfer pricing documentation on a timely basis.
  • Providing support to other Tax function staff and Finance colleagues in response to ad hoc or tax audit requests from fiscal authorities on direct tax and transfer pricing matters.
  • Participating in cross-functional projects, including the expansion of acquired brands across wider geographies.
  • Working with the Head of Global Tax to manage the business' relationships with external stakeholders (e.g. tax authorities, business partners, advisers etc.)

Applicant Requirements:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent qualification.
  • ATT/CTA or equivalent qualification an advantage.
  • Exposure to overseas corporate taxation an advantage.
  • Exposure to transfer pricing, including functional analysis, benchmarking and BEPS compliant documentation requirements an advantage.
  • Detailed knowledge of UK corporate tax laws, along with a working understanding of international tax concepts.
  • Experience with accounting for income taxes under IFRS.

For more information, please contact Josh Burns at The Consultancy Group.