Business Support Tax Director - Finance - REMOTE

iKas International
600.00 - 800.00 GBP Daily
30 Jun 2022
07 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Contract / Interim

Tax - Risk Management - Tax Issues - Tax Accounting - Transfer Pricing - Project Management

Tax Risk Management Director required by Global Multimedia Publishing company, based in London (FULLY REMOTE WORKING AVAILABLE, travel to London when required) to lead tax on tax risk management, business support and international project based work for geographical regions to advance the global tax strategy in line with published tax principles.


  • Provide day to day tax support and advice to the businesses in certain UK and overseas markets - including new business initiatives, supply chain and contracting models and managing local tax audits.
  • Lead tax work on the international aspects of acquisitions, disposals and reorganisations for regional group businesses.
  • Input into global group tax planning initiatives, transfer pricing, forecasting and projects which support Pearson's overall tax strategy.
  • Work effectively with other sub-teams in the tax function including US & Strategy, indirect tax and employment tax sub-teams.

Skills/Knowledge required

  • Experience in core cross-border tax issues and associated tax accounting, preferably with relevant commercial tax exposure.
  • Broad up to date knowledge of international tax, transfer pricing and of relevant UK tax law.
  • Ability to interact with all levels and parts of an organisation including Treasury, Legal, Finance and Business and to manage advisers.
  • A proactive, enthusiastic, team oriented individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good project management experience and expertise.
  • Strong organisational skills and documentation skills.

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