Back to results list

Tax Project Manager

Location: SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Finance Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 year ago Reference: 3159673
Reed Accountancy are working with an international professional services business who are looking for a Tax Project Manager to join their well established team. 


The Tax Projects Manager offers an unparalleled opportunity to lead and deliver a wide range of strategic projects across our international tax function. You will gain hands on exposure to complex tax work whilst building relationships with key stakeholders, managing key projects and reporting.

We need someone with broad technical knowledge able to deliver project objectives. This is a role for an individual who thrives on achieving results in a role that combines hands on input with strategic vision and doing so in an international setting.

You will be commercially astute and dynamic, and able to demonstrate a deep understanding of the technical issues. You will have strong experience of working within tax. Energetic and enthusiastic, you will have the skills, knowledge and attributes to work flexibly and autonomously within our fast moving and changing environment.


This position is responsible for driving and facilitating the progression of tax projects including those with multi-territory tax implications. In your dynamic and challenging role you will:
Run and report on projects to resolve tax related issues within the business
Work collaboratively with Finance, in-house counsel, and Risk, as well as working in cooperation with client facing teams
Where required, develop controls and tax risk management systems
Maintain comprehensive records
Develop relationships with key personnel; and
Provide cover and support when the Head of Tax and partner services or the Senior tax managers are unavailable
Some examples of upcoming projects include
Assessing partner structures in EMEA
Review of structure / Restructure of entities in EMEA and Asia
Review of potential tax implications of forthcoming regulatory change and any opportunities that this may present
Tax implications of changes to firm systems

A qualified accountant or chartered tax advisor
Able to apply knowledge of tax fundamentals to international practices and legislation
Experienced in tax strategy, implementation, planning, support and project management and demonstrate strong tax research skills
Able to design and embed end-to-end solutions - from entity level to individual partner level tax considerations
Able to apply transferable experience from other regulatory projects that involve interpreting and implementing complex, technical rules
Show confidence to work under own initiative coupled with a collaborative style when working as part of a team
Have excellent communication skills, coupled with the ability to influence, negotiate and persuade and resolve conflict at all levels
Have a strong client service orientation with a bias for action
Have strong planning and organisational skills, accepting accountability for tasks and able to balance a high volume of work under pressure

Similar jobs