As the International Tax Manager specializing in Transfer Pricing, you'll play a pivotal role within the Central Tax Team, tasked with providing strategic tax counsel, overseeing the implementation of tax policies, managing tax risk, and ensuring strict adherence to tax compliance obligations throughout the firm.
Responsibilities will encompass various critical aspects, including offering support on all transfer pricing issues, overseeing the management recharges (known internally as 'NCCs'), ensuring compliance with transfer pricing requirements across the network, including the preparation of master files, local files, and country-by-country reports. Additionally, you will be responsible for developing and taking ownership of the firm's approach to the OECD Pillar 2 legislation, providing strategic advice, contributing to group matters, fostering seamless coordination within the Central Tax Team, addressing ad-hoc inquiries, mentoring and coaching direct reports, and building crucial relationships with key stakeholders.
In summary, your role will be instrumental in resolving transfer pricing issues, maintaining comprehensive compliance and documentation, reviewing and optimizing financial transactions, liaising with finance and treasury teams, handling ad-hoc matters, and contributing to the efficiency and effectiveness of transfer pricing processes while upholding the highest standards of excellence, problem-solving, and organizational agility. Your proactive approach, strong communication skills, and problem-solving abilities will be essential in managing cross-functional projects and delivering consistently high-quality work under varying pressures. Additionally, you'll leverage your ability to build and maintain relationships across all levels and your flexibility to work collaboratively as part of a larger team, ensuring seamless service delivery across the organization. Your strong client service orientation and commitment to excellence will be paramount in this role.
This role requires a candidate who is a qualified accountant and/or a chartered tax advisor, with a proven track record in handling transfer pricing matters and effectively managing junior team members. You should possess a robust understanding of tax fundamentals across diverse areas of taxation and demonstrate the ability to apply this knowledge and your prior experience to international practices and legislation. Familiarity with international taxation laws and regulations is a valuable asset, and strong tax research skills are essential. Additionally, your ability to draw from transferable experience gained in other regulatory projects involving the interpretation and implementation of complex technical rules will be highly valuable. Prior experience in tax strategy, implementation, planning, support, and project management will also be beneficial for this role.