Senior Tax Manager

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance

  • Contact:

    Lucy Campbell

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Sewell Wallis are delighted to be working with a large, corporate US owned business based in Leeds. This business has a strong global presence, operating across 600 locations in 19 different countries.

They now require a Senior Tax Manager to join their finance function to manage VAT and Corporate Tax across the organisation. This will include reporting and optimisation planning and managing all necessary tax affairs including investigations and dealing with authorities. You will play a key part in supporting the management team with strategic decisions, offering advice regarding the effects of business activities on tax and how to minimise tax liability.

Your key responsibilities will include the following:-

-Manage VAT and the Corporate tax compliance process
-Prepare the tax calculation on a quarterly basis as part of quarter end close under US GAAP
-Country by country reporting
-Maintaining transfer pricing documentation, lead a proposal to review allocations on central costs managed from the UK
-Refine and implement a company VAT policy that ensures appropriate and consistent tax treatment of multi country transactions, products and services
-Review, monitor, & ensure tax account analysis and reconciliations are completed timely
-In close coordination with both Regional Management and global tax leadership, manage both International VAT & Corporate Income taxes with respect to compliance, planning, audits and appeals
-Respond to complex tax related questions from facilities, customers, and management

To be considered for this exciting position you must be fully qualified, either ACA or CTA. You will have experience working in a multinational company with multi-country responsibilities, preferably with a U.S parent.

You will also have significant post qualification experience working in a similar tax senior role which included VAT and Corporate tax.

Aside from the technical skills requires, you will also be a confident and articulate individual who demonstrates ownership and accountability throughout their work.

For further information please contact Lucy Campbell or Emma Dugdale.

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions www.sewellwallis.co.uk