Director of Tax - Interim

Job Title: Director of Tax - Interim
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £700 - £800 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PS - 4099_1616066114
Contact Name: Phil Smyth
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

A Global Financial Services Group are recruiting an Interim Director of Tax to lead their Tax team based in London.

You will:

  • Develop the international tax strategy for the group and lead implementation of that strategy
  • Lead negotiations with local tax authorities and negotiate advantageous tax positions in each operating country
  • Lead Pre & Post merger acquisition from a tax perspective raising
  • Build a robust process for dealing with all tax compliance and reporting
  • Provide proactive advice to senior personnel on the most tax efficient method of structuring transactions, especially regarding indirect taxation.
  • Take a leading role in managing the company's transfer pricing policy, ensuring appropriate documentation is in place and negotiating with tax authorities where necessary

Your experience:

  • Proven indirect tax experience (VAT, GST, HST etc.)
  • Excellent academics together with a recognised tax and/or accounting qualification
  • Ideally having worked in an international role in financial services or a role where they have developed deep expertise in global direct and indirect taxes, across multiple indirect tax jurisdictions.
  • US experience would be advantageous

For further information on this opportunity, please contact Phil Smyth.