Tax Manager

Tax Manager £75,000 per annum

Looking for a refreshing change?

Our client, an international accountancy firm, is seeking a Tax Manager / Business Services Manager for their new office in Central London.

As a Tax Manager / Business Services Manager you will be working with a small team in modern offices, in a very international environment.
Our client works exclusively with internationally operating businesses and is a well-established firm with offices around the world.

The position

• Primarily acting as hands on manager of our UK office clients, typically being smaller foreign-owned UK private companies, with most contact with the overseas head offices.
• Initially assisted by an office manager and a bookkeeper/accountant as well staff in other offices external firms as required.
• The provision to clients – using internal and external support – of advice and assistance in the tax, accounting, general business and company secretarial areas, as well as attending to internal office managerial and office functions.
• You will supervise staff and later be involved in recruiting.
• You will gradually become more involved in businesses development.

Professional characteristics


• 7-10 years’ UK accounting or tax experience
• Significant recent experience in company tax with a top 50 UK accounting firm
• A UK qualified accountant
• Excellent IT skills
• Proven skills in staff and client management
• Be able to command the respect of clients (especially Western European) with your knowledge of the UK generally, including business knowledge
• Currently at Supervisor or Manager level in a UK accounting firm

It would be advantageous if:

• You have lived and worked in another major country
• Are familiar with Sage Line 50
• Speak another major language
• Have some experience in the taxation of expats in the UK
• Have a good knowledge of VAT
• Have company secretarial experience
• Have some knowledge of UK business visa laws.

Personal characteristics:

Ambitious, self-motivated, energetic
Enjoy travel and have no problems traveling abroad
Social, team-minded and outgoing

What we offer:

• Competitive salary
• Initial training in our Copenhagen office (approximately two weeks)
• Genuine opportunities for rapid advancement
• An exciting position with a small, dynamic, internationally-orientated firm
• An opportunity to develop your skills and network
• A very international environment
• Some overseas travel and substantial interaction with clients and colleagues abroad

Job Summary

Job Title Tax Manager
Location London
Job Type Permanent
Salary £75k
Last Updated 18/06/2018
Reference SF40868
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