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EY Assistant Indirect Tax Advisor, Financial Services in London, United Kingdom

Assistant Indirect Tax Advisor, Financial Services

Tax

Requisition # LON00JAL

Post Date Jun 23, 2021

Assistant Indirect Tax Advisor

Location: London

The Financial Services Indirect tax (VAT) team in London works with a variety of organisations across multiple financial services sectors. The business has been growing steadily year on year and in order to seize the opportunities available in the market, the team requires new talent.

You will have the opportunity to work with clients in the Financial Services industry as part of a globally integrated network of specialists with high quality economics, tax authority, legal, commercial and technology backgrounds. The work is technically challenging, creative and requires you to work closely with our clients’ businesses.

The opportunity

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and ambitious individual to join EY’s specialist Financial Services Indirect Tax team in our London office. The team help support and deliver Indirect Tax advice for their clients across the UK. This role will provide an opportunity to be involved in a fast growth part of the Indirect Tax team. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to work with both clients and all of the EY local offices, providing a great opportunity to build and expand your corporate network.

Modern tax regulations are highly complex and dynamic. As a tax professional at Ernst & Young, youll gain the technical knowledge and industry experience you need to help clients manage their tax obligations effectively and enhance their financial performance. In turn, well help you achieve your potential by giving your business advisory experience and professional development. Our senior tax professionals will support you throughout your career, helping you to grow and become a leader in the tax profession.

Your key responsibilities

Your client responsibilities

  • Maintain relationships with clients and provide high levels of client service

  • Build relationships both within the firm and externally with clients, identifying opportunities and managing expectations

  • Contribute to winning new work by proactively managing existing clients and contribute to winning new clients.

  • Support the successful delivery of tax projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical/business driven approach taken

Skills and attributes for success

  • Relevant VAT experience

  • Strong technical skills and keen to develop further

  • Experience working for a large firm is preferable but not essential (we will consider candidates from professional services or law firms)

  • Ability to build strong client relationships

  • Excellent communicator in 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

  • Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations

  • Team player with ability to build effective relationships at all levels

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • Be looking to study towards ACA / CA / Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training course / Law qualification / CTA (or breadth of knowledge equivalent to CTA)

Ideally youll also have

  • Project management skills, plan and prioritise work, meet deadlines, monitor own budget

What working at EY offers

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.

  • Support, coaching and feedback 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

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.

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

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

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.

About EY

EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.

Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.

Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.

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