EY International Tax Senior Manager, Financial Services in London, United Kingdom

International Tax Senior Manager, Financial Services


Requisition # LON00F4T

Post Date Nov 14, 2018

Join EY's Financial Services Tax team as a Senior Manager and you’ll be helping international and multinational companies align their global tax position with their business strategy in order to maintain competitive advantage and provide shareholder value.

The International Tax Services team has advised on many of the high profile transactions and deals reported in the press over the past few years with top Financial Services multinationals and continues to secure some of the most interesting work in the market. Our partners are well known and respected in the market and the work is technically challenging, creative and requires you to work closely with our clients’ businesses.


This is a period of unprecedented change in the global international tax arena, which is resulting in huge demand in the market for the international tax services (ITS).

We have ambitious growth plans in our Financial Services ITS team.If you’re a manager or senior manager with sector knowledge of either banking, insurance or asset management and want to further develop and build on your existing industry knowledge you can be certain that as a Senior Tax Manager within our FS team you’ll be joining a group which offers you unrivalled opportunities to work on a broad range of advisory opportunities from smaller inbound clients to huge multinationals. Our close working relationship with our transaction tax group enables us to advise on the structuring aspects of some of the largest corporate M&A deals also.

Your keyresponsibilities

  • Building andmaintaining key client relationships by delivering exceptionalclient service

  • Manage the successfuldelivery of tax projects, ensuring technical excellence andpractical/business driven approach taken

  • Identifying and drivingopportunities –use your knowledge gained from other projects andfrom our knowledge sharing sessions and technical training to add input toprojects and proposals

  • Building your own strongclient and internal relationships - develop and use your relationshipskills to create your own external and internal networks

  • Counsel and develop juniorstaff through delegation and on the job training

Skillsand attributes for success

  • Client driven andstrategically and commercially aware

  • Excellent communicator in arange of situations both written and oral.

  • Enthusiastic and flexibleattitude to work

  • Strong and motivated teamplayer

  • Coaching and developing morejunior staff

Toqualify for the role you must have

  • Experienced tax practitionerwith reviewing skills and expertise in international tax

  • Any of the followingpreferred: ATT / ACA / CA / CTA (or breadth of knowledge equivalent toCTA, e.g. law qualification)

  • Experience of working withfinancial services clients is desirable

  • Graduate/graduate calibre orequivalent work experience

  • Previous people management

  • Experience of coaching and developing morejunior team members

What welook for

You’ll proactively maintain your technical knowledge by keeping abreast of global developments in UK and international tax concepts and issues so that you can better advise our clients.

The types of project you’ll contribute towards may include :

  • Expansion into new markets

  • Pre-merger reorganisationsand post-merger integration

  • Organisational structurerationalisation

  • Business modelredesign

  • Optimisation of capitalstructure and financing

  • Managing the risk arisingfrom global law change such as BEPS

  • Lobbying and negotiationwith tax authorities in UK and globally

In return we’ll provide investment in the right sort of training and offer you the opportunities on projects and assignments that will develop and challenge you so that you’re in the best place to further develop as tax professional.

Whatever the projects and assignments you work on you can be confident that you’re contributing towards helping our clients to develop and execute their international tax strategy ensuring technical excellence and providing the highest levels of client service.

Whatworking 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 fromsome of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop newskills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibilityto 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. 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

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 youcan confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact usas soon as possible.

Join usin building a better working world.