EY Tax Quality Manager - London in London, United Kingdom

Tax Quality Manager - London


Requisition # LON00EZZ

Post Date Oct 22, 2018

The UK&I Tax Quality team supports the various business units in the Tax practiceon a wide range of Quality and Risk Management matters. The team is led by one partner and four directors (based in London MLP) and includes a number of Senior Managers/Managers and other professionals.

The opportunity

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic Manager or Senior Manager, ideally to be based in London, to lead on providing Tax Quality and Risk Management support to some allocated UK&I teams in MLP.

Your key responsibility will be to assist client engagement teams with their quality and risk management issues to enable the teams to deliver exceptional client service within EY’s quality and risk management framework. You will also help promote key Tax Quality initiatives across the business units, including providing local and national training, assisting with internal quality reviews, assessment of new service offerings and supporting business initiatives.

The role is very varied and demanding and a degree of mobility is required within the UK in relation to participation on internal quality reviews and providing national training.

Your key responsibilities

This role needs someone who has:

  • A reasonable level of Quality and Risk Management knowledge and experience already gained (e.g. from their client and engagement experiences)

  • A keen attention to detail and focus on quality, with the ability to learn more on technical Q&RM matters

Skills and attributes for success

  • A sound approach to problem solving

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) and who is able to deal tactfully with the many Partners, Managers and other staff across the Region.

  • High energy, enthusiasm and a positive attitude, with the ability to take the initiative

  • Good presenting skills (or the ability to develop these)

  • Is well organised and methodical, with good project management skills

  • Strong multi-tasking, time management skills and flexibility

  • The ability to exercise confidentiality and discretion on sensitive matters

  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to build effective working relationships with different teams

  • The ability to work individually on your own initiative as well as part of a team with people from across the business

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Excellent IT/Technology skills eg proficient in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Sharepoint.

  • The ability to exercise confidentiality and discretion on sensitive matters.

  • High energy, enthusiasm and positive attitude, is able to take the initiative.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Knowledge of the Tax practice work would be an advantage, but is not essential

  • Knowledge of Quality and Risk Management/Compliance would be an advantage, but is not essential as full training will be given

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. 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 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.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 the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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