Head of Tax

London Permanent £120,000 - £140,000
  • A leading Head of Tax position for a global manufacturing and FMCG business
  • Global listed group with operations in 25+ countries

About Our Client

Headquartered in the UK, our client has a rich history in manufacturing and FMCG spanning over a 100 years. They produce specialist B to B industrial products as well as household consumer products through manufacturing sites in the UK, Asia and EMEA. They sell and distribute in over a 100 countries but with operations in UK, US, EMEA and Asia.

Job Description

  • Taking full ownership and management of group tax operations and exposures across all taxes; CT, VAT, transfer pricing and employment taxes
  • Full externally managed compliance model; marshalling and liaising with global advisers both on local complex issues as well ensuring all the compliance matters are handled in a timely and accurate manner
  • As a senior member of the finance leadership team, managing senior relationships, process improvements, driving change etc with all global stakeholders and leaders
  • Working closely with the CFO and other senior management leaders in developing and evaluating optimal tax strategies to assist new business initiatives
  • Being a key advisor to operations and commercial teams on new tax rulings, regulations and tax law on a global basis
  • Further supporting the business on bids and tenders for new contracts and other related matters
  • Responsibility for all aspects of the group's transfer pricing policies and group management fee arrangements
  • Working closely with CFO, the Group Treasurer on global financing and debt structuring management
  • Multiple ad-hoc projects from a tax perspective including; restructuring, financing, M&A and other projects where tax will play a key role

The Successful Applicant

You will be a Tax qualified professional ideally having trained with one of the larger accounting firms. You will have spent a number of years in house with an international business, and there will be a preference for candidates coming from manufacturing, FMCG or goods based organisations, but this is not a prerequisite.

What's on Offer

Between £120,000 - £140,000 base plus car, bonus, pension and a good overall benefits package.

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