EY Senior Corporate Tax Advisor in Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Corporate Tax Advisor
Requisition # BRI001RK
Post Date Jan 06, 2021
The Bristol Tax team has ambitious plans for the coming years and we are setting out a clear message that we‘re building a team for the future. We want the right people on board to achieve these growth plans. Our tax team is already growing rapidly, reflecting strong activity levels and the ambition and investment EY is making. We place great emphasis on coaching our people and in providing an environment where all have the opportunity to develop their careers.
Our tax team provides tax advisory, compliance and assurance services to corporate clients across various industry sectors. For example, we regularly advise Multinationals on their global strategy, including overseas companies looking to locate in the UK and UK headquartered companies looking to expand their operations and activities overseas. We frequently work with our overseas network of EY offices to provide seamless tax advice to our clients across the world, which provides valuable international experience for our teams.
Your key responsibilities
To contribute to the efficient and successful delivery of tax services to our clients
Manage the successful delivery of tax projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical/business focussed approach taken
Build and maintain relationships with clients and provide high levels of client service
Build relationships within the firm, identifying opportunities and managing expectations
Contribute to winning new work by proactively managing existing clients and contribute to winning new clients.
Responsible for day-to-day client liaison
Coach and develop our junior teams
Provide full tax services to a client portfolio together with other team members
Act as a key liaison between our UK tax team and the offshore teams in India
Skills and attributes for success
Strong technical skills and keen to develop further
Ability to build strong client relationships
Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations
Ability to build effective relationships at all levels
Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral
Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards
Client focused and commercially aware
Ability to solve problems creatively and pragmatically
Ability to coach and develop more junior members of the team, both in the UK and also remotely, those in offshore locations
To qualify for the role you must be
ACA/CA/ACCA/CTA; or Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training Course; or Law qualification
Experienced corporate tax practitioner
Experienced in tax accounting/tax audit
Able to read and interpret existing and new tax statute
Ideally, you’ll also have
Project management skills, ability to plan and prioritise work, meet deadlines and monitor own budget
First-hand experience of creating efficient and effective UK/offshore teams
Ability to effectively coach, develop and mentor offshore team members
What we look for
Team player; ability to integrate with new teams quickly
Outgoing with good relationship skills and the ability to deliver quality output
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, 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 and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities.
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 abetter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities andcreativefreedom to make things better.Whenever you join, however long you stay, theexceptionalEY experience lasts a lifetime.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Make your mark.
Who we are
EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.