Indirect Tax Manager - Insurance

Job Title: Indirect Tax Manager - Insurance
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Up to £450 per annum
Job list.duration: 9-12
REF: 3432432_1523015444
Contact Name: Chris Cotton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

I am currently sourcing an indirect tax manager to join a internationally leading Insurance company and support their global indirect tax team. They will be responsible for advising the business on indirect tax issues across the UK, Europe and the Middle East.

Tax, Advisory, VAT, IPT, Indirect, Manager, Compliance & Reporting, EMEA

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Advising a range of stakeholders, including finance, underwriters and front office staff on indirect tax issues
  • Staying informed and analysing the impact that changes in tax legalisations may have on the business
  • Working with the Indirect Tax Director in developing strategies for VAT and IPT mitigation
  • Assisting in the management of indirect tax audits across the UK, Europe and Middle East
  • Negotiating with external advisors to obtain indirect tax advice
  • Ad hoc support and review for indirect tax compliance teams

Essential Knowledge and experience

  • 5 years+ experience in a UK or European Big 4 financial services VAT practice
  • Strong experience negotiating with tax authorities and advising on indirect tax issues
  • Qualified accountant /tax advisor/lawyer
  • High level understanding and experience of the principal EU VAT Directive and ECJ case law
  • Comfortably advising financial services companies on indirect tax matters
  • IPT knowledge preferred
  • Great communication skills and the ability to collaborate with professionals from varying backgrounds and cultures
  • High level excels skills

Tax, Advisory, VAT, IPT, Indirect, Manager, Compliance & Reporting, EMEA

If the role is of interest and you would like to learn more, please contact Chris Cotton on