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Tax Manager, Advisory - Edinburgh

£45,000 - £60,000 - Financial Services - Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 1876 Date Posted: Monday 29 Nov 2021
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Wilkinson & Associates is working with a large banking group in Edinburgh to help source a Tax Manager for their Advisory team.  

Our client offers flexible working with the option to work from home for the majority of the time. 

This is an exciting new role providing specialist transfer pricing, VAT support and advice across the organisation. Additionally, you’ll focus on building rapport with stakeholders to identify, understand and help them with their business ambitions and tax needs. 

This is an excellent opportunity to build your network and make a tangible impact on the business. 

The remit for this position is expected to grow as the successful applicant grows within the role so there is a definite learning platform and opportunity to progress.  

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Working in close partnership with Internal Services Management, Allocations and Finance teams, you’ll ensure bank-wide service recharges are compliant 

  • Participating in control and governance forums, including Arm’s Length Management Forums and Tax Risk Forums 

  • Assisting with related VAT compliance and reporting activities 

  • Attending regular meetings with franchises to provide tax and VAT support 

  • Facilitate the efficient interaction with key external parties including audit teams, HMRC and external advisers 

  • Championing a culture of continuous improvement and simplification by proactively identifying process improvements, efficiencies and liabilities 

Required Skills & Attributes: 

  • A qualification in tax or accounting 

  • Good understanding of transfer pricing or VAT principles 

  • Experience providing transfer pricing or VAT advice in a financial services environment 

  • Ability to exercise decisiveness and sound judgement on a consistent basis  

  • An awareness of technology developments and fintech solutions 

  • Sound business, commercial and reputational risk awareness 

  • Good problem-solving skills 

  • Project management and communication skills