An AIM listed business is looking to recruit a Group Head of Tax, to join their London office.
The role will focus on optimising the tax efficiency of UK and cross-border transactions, M&A activities, cash flow management and debt /equity financing structures executed at a Group level.
There will be a strong focus on overseeing compliance with applicable tax laws in the UK, ensuring all respective subsidiaries are compliant in their jurisdictions. In addition to ensuring tax efficient structuring, the successful candidate will be involved in the development of the Group's taxation policies and procedures.
He or she will be responsible for managing the relationships with the Group's external tax advisors and with government tax authorities in the relevant jurisdictions. The role holder will be required to manage and support the work undertaken by local tax specialists who report to local financial controllers.
Qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA etc.)
At least 3-5 years post qualifying experience
Knowledge of IFRS and international tax, particularly with respect to emerging markets
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Team player capable of working effectively and productively with other managers across a diverse cultural environment
Good knowledge of Accounting software (ideally Navision) MS office and Advanced excel skill