EY Senior Tax Manager, Financial Services Tax, Bristol in England, United Kingdom

Title: Senior Tax Manager, Financial Services Tax, Bristol

Location: GB-England-Bristol

Job Number: BRI0018I

Join EY’s


Services Tax practice as a Senior Manager in Bristol and you will be helping clients

meet the complex demands of today’s tax environment. You will manage

relationships with some of our key local clients, both delivering services and

introducing deep specialists to them as required. You will help them understand

the tax implications of political, regulatory, accounting and law changes and

build in sustainable strategies to deal with them. You will be involved in delivering

all aspects including tax reporting, tax compliance, advisory, transactions and

maintaining effective relationships with the tax authorities.



As part

of EY’s Vision 2020, we have ambitious plans to develop and expand by creating

a high performing team, offering an exceptional service to our clients and

winning in our local market. Being based in Bristol will help us to serve and

strengthen relationships with our clients locally. Our goal is to become the

advisor of choice to FS clients and our plans for rapid growth will make us the

largest team of FS tax specialists within the region.


anyone joining the team, it will of course require hard work, but you will be

rewarded with an exceptional experience. You will have the opportunity to bring

your sector expertise to help drive the growth of our business and build key

relationships with prestigious local clients. Playing a key role in this

success will give you the skills you need to propel your career to the highest

level, while gaining a broader experience than you might receive in larger,

more-established teams.


Bristol is a fantastic place to live and work. Our office is large enough to

look after some of the biggest names in global business, but small enough to

have a closer, family feel. With Bristol being one of the best places to work

in the UK, living here enables a better quality of life without sacrificing on

a fascinating and rewarding career. And with EY’s strong, people-focused

culture that we’re known for, you’ll be rewarded and recognised for your hard

work and efforts.

The FS

tax practice in Bristol was established in 2017 and is building on the success

of the wider FS team which has grown rapidly over recent years and created the

need for local tax expertise specialised in the sector. Joining the team will

give you the unique opportunity to influence, shape and mould the tax practice

whilst gaining invaluable experience.


Bristol FS team all sit together in a collaborative environment enabling you to

work closely with the different areas of our business and gain experience

across FS sectors. We also maintain strong links to specialists across all our

UK offices to share knowledge and stay up to date with the latest trends.

If you’re

creative, innovative, curious and looking to progress in your career this could

be the perfect opportunity for you.


Your key responsibilities


Lead the successful

delivery of corporate tax compliance, reporting and consulting engagements,

taking a professional, practical and commercial approach and ensuring technical



Build and

maintain tax relationships with our own clients and clients referred by the

rest of the EY network


Build networks

and relationships both within the firm and externally for the team to leverage




will work directly with the Director and regional leaders to identify opportunities in the

market and develop our commercial proposition to new and existing clients

· Help

the team develop through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring staff

· Contribute

to the management of the team both in terms of strategy and operations

· You

will proactively maintain your technical knowledge by keeping

abreast of developments so that you can better advise our clients

Skills and attributes for success



to build strong client relationships and committed to delivery of exceptional

client service



skills, able to sustain opinion and handle challenges



development skills, able to identify and convert opportunities to sell work



time management, ability to remain calm under pressure and meet deadlines.

· Strong and motivated team player who integrates with

new teams quickly



communicator in a range of situations both written and oral



to identify areas of risk, carry out effective reviews and know when to refer




ability to analyse and create innovative solutions to problems

To qualify for the role you will have

· Significant experience

in corporate tax with a large accountancy or law firm, HMRC or in-house tax team

· One of the following qualifications:

ACA / ACCA / CA / CTA or Tax Inspectors with full technical training; or legal


Ideally, you’ll alsohave



working within the financial services sector, but this is not necessary as

sector specific training and on the job coaching will be available

What working at EY offers

We offer a

competitive remuneration package and our comprehensive Total Rewards package

includes support for flexible working, and with FlexEY you can select benefits

that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance,

savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

· Support,

coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

· Investment

in the right sort of training and opportunities that will develop and challenge

you so that you’re in the best place to develop your career

· Opportunities

to develop new skills

· The

freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer andwe are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achievethe right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent clientservice whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing yourpersonal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required totravel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible workingarrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and

advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems

we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture

that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the

most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020

a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet thecriteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Apply now.