Market leading growth in our Business Tax Services (BTS) team has created an opportunity for a strong business tax professional, at Senior Manager Level, to join the team.
You will be able to own and lead projects, work on business tax field and influence the leadership team to further develop business opportunities.
You will have the support of a strong team with proven expertise in this area and the opportunity to progress, learn and accelerate your career.
You will work with organizations and individuals to structure transactions and operations in a tax-effective manner. This includes helping clients to mitigate tax risk, comply effectively with tax laws and take into account the prospect of change.
As one of our business tax professionals, you will help businesses meet complex demands for tax reporting, compliance, planning, strategy and controversy.
By integrating deep technical and industry knowledge with established methodologies, you work with a wide range of businesses and corporates to help them develop and implement effective, practical and sustainable tax strategies.
Your key responsibilities
Build and maintain relationships with clients, winning work proactively and contributing to winning new clients
High level management of the successful delivery of technically complex and demanding consulting projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical / business driven approach taken
Overall responsibility of quality of client service
Manage possible leads from other areas of the practice
Build networks and relationships internally and externally for the team to leverage from
Help people to develop through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring staff
Contribute to people initiatives, including retaining and training international tax professionals
Significant involvement in the management of the team both in terms of strategy and operations and also through managing junior staff development and assignments
Skills and attributes for success
Significant experience in Corporate Tax from a multinational Telecom company
Ability to build strong client relationship management skills with ability to develop quality outputs to clients
Negotiation skills, able to sustain opinion and handle challenges
Business development skills, able to identify and convert opportunities to sell work
Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral
Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out effective reviews and know when to refer upwardsa
Effective time management - ability to remain calm when meeting deadlines
Proven ability to analyze and create innovative solutions to problems
Enthusiastic team player with ability to create, sustain and lead effective teams
Experience of coaching and developing more junior staff
Ensure delivery of quality work and take day to day leadership of delivery team
To qualify for the role you will have
Significant experience in Corporate Tax and commercial skills with the interest to develop further
Strong client relationship management skills with the ability to understand client needs and deliver quality outputs
Law degree, specialization Tax
Ideally, you’ll also have
Project management skills, plan and prioritise work, meet deadlines, monitor own budget
What we look for
You’ll proactively maintain your technical knowledge by keeping abreast of developments in Business Tax trends and issues so that you can better advise our clients.
In return we’ll provide investment in the right sort of training and offer you the opportunities that will develop and challenge you so that you’re in the best place to develop your career.
The types of project you’ll contribute towards may include :
Expansion into new markets
Organisational structure rationalisation
Business model redesign
Managing the risk arising from global law changes
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business.
Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
Developed system of performance management and career development that enables you to have the freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
Opportunity to work in international and collaborative environment
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.