EY Senior Tax Advisor - International Tax Services in Reading, United Kingdom
Senior Tax Advisor - International Tax Services
Requisition # REA000O2
Post Date May 11, 2018
Join our international tax services team, and develop your transfer pricing career with our close-knit team, working with exciting multinational companies.
Our National Markets Transfer Pricing team helps multinational groups through the entire transfer pricing lifecycle including designing, implementing, documenting, monitoring and defending intercompany pricing policies that align their global tax model with the business strategy. This may include planning expansion into new strategic or regional markets. Another key element of the work is supporting businesses with tax-effective supply chain management. The team provide a range of services covering all types of intercompany transaction and work collaboratively with groups across all industry sectors.
The client base is very broad covering privately owned UK headquartered groups, including fast growth start-ups and businesses backed by private equity, UK listed groups outside the FTSE100 and many overseas parented groups. As a member of this team, you’ll work on multidisciplinary projects helping clients develop and implement integrated and far-sighted global strategies in the ever changing regulatory environment, as well as building long lasting client relationships.
The National Markets Transfer Pricing Team is currently experiencing strong demand for its services and has ambitious growth plans. There are excellent career progression opportunities for successful candidates who demonstrate the skills and attributes outlined below. You will receive regular technical and on the job training and support, as well as opportunities on projects and assignments that will develop and challenge you to achieve your full potential.
Your key responsibilities
To play a key role in the efficient and successful delivery of transfer pricing advisory services to clients, including supporting more senior staff in managing projects
Ensure technical excellence and the application of a practical/business driven approach on all projects
Build and maintain relationships with clients and provide exceptional levels of client service, taking responsibility for day-to-day client liaison
Build a network of contacts with other parts of the firm, both across tax and other lines of service, identifying opportunities and managing expectations when supporting the delivery of multidisciplinary projects
Contribute to winning new work by proactively engaging with existing clients and supporting business development activities focused on winning new clients.
Support the development of more junior members of the team through coaching/mentoring as well as delegating and supervising their work on a day to day basis
Skills and attributes for success
Strong technical skills and keen to develop further
Ability to build strong and effective relationships at all levels, both with colleagues and clients
Client focused with an ability to think strategically and be commercially aware
Excellent communicator both written and oral, in a range of situations
Strong and motivated team player
Enthusiastic and flexible attitude to work
Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards
Ability to solve problems creatively and pragmatically
Willingness to take ownership of your own development and demonstrate self-awareness
Ability to coach and develop more junior members of the team
Proactively maintain your technical knowledge and keep your clients informed by staying abreast of UK and global developments
To qualify for the role you must have
ACA/CA/ACCA/CTA; or Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training Course; or Law qualification
Proven ability to read and interpret existing and new tax statute
Experience as a direct tax practitioner
Ideally, you’ll also have
Experience of working on Transfer Pricing projects
Project management skills, ability to plan and prioritize work, meet deadlines, monitor own budget
What we look for
Team player; ability to integrate with new teams quickly
Outgoing with good relationship skills
The ability to deliver quality output in a timely and efficient manner
What we look 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. In return we’ll provide investment in specialist training and offer you opportunities on projects and assignments that will develop and challenge you so that you’re in the best place to develop you tax career.
As an International Tax Manager with EY you’ll be working on an exclusively advisory portfolio from day one with access to an unmatched client base including smaller inbound clients through to the world’s largest multinationals.
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.
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, 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
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.
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 the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Join us in building a better working world.