A global insurance business are looking to recruit an Tax Reporting Manager to join their London office.
Actively manage direct tax compliance by ensuring submission of statutory tax returns in an accurate and timely manner (preparation is outsourced to advisors)
Assist with quarterly US GAAP, statutory and regulatory reporting. Apply initiative in a fluid and rapidly changing environment to identify opportunities to improve process.
Build, maintain and develop strategic relationships with key internal and external (including advisors and local tax regulatory bodies) stakeholders to support delivery of tax advice to finance and the business organisation
Guide finance staff with their technical tax questions on variety of issues including operationalising transactions, tax accounting queries, tax payments and impact of changes in legislation.
Co-ordinate with in-house tax specialist teams, such as VAT, employment taxes and transfer pricing, as required on matters such as tax authority audits, transactions and ad hoc queries
Assist with SOX compliance and identify opportunities to improve internal control environment
To provide accurate and timely support both within the tax and finance function and wider areas of the business
Ensure best practices/policies and consistent procedures are applied in the region
Experience with complex technical activities within a regulated environment
Proficient with tax accounting
Fluent English and preferably other local language
UK Qualified Chartered Accountant or Chartered Tax Advisor
Experience of negotiating with tax authorities
Experience of operating at a management level
Prior work experience in a multinational organisation
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