• Core Asset Consulting
  • Edinburgh, UK
  • Oct 31, 2017
Contractor Accounting

Job Description

Job description:

Core-Asset Consulting's client, a global asset management firm, is looking for a Senior Tax Manager to join their office in Edinburgh for an initial contract of 6 months.

Core requirements:

  • CA/ATT/CTA qualified
  • Experience in financial services tax functions
  • High level of numeracy, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good communicator with ability to build excellent working relationships
  • Strong background in UK Corporation Tax with good working knowledge of UK CFC, transfer pricing and tax residence
  • Project management skills, plan and prioritise work, meet deadlines, monitor own budget and work independently.
  • Results driven and willing to take on responsibility.

Core responsibilities:

  • Applying commercial understanding of the business to ensure tax advice is pragmatic and aligned with business needs.
  • Communicating complex concepts and recommendations to a non-technical audience.
  • Maintaining up-to-date professional knowledge in an environment of fast moving regulatory change.
  • Partnering with the business to provide technical advice and recommend commercially viable interventions.
  • Leading small projects or elements of large scale projects - for example entity restructures

Job reference: 10052

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.