The individual will be a key member of the Group Tax team working on the tax compliance for a multi-national group operating in 36 countries. They will report to the Group Tax Manager. An important part of the role will also be to provide support in relation to a number of the group’s global tax compliance requirements such as the preparation of annual transfer pricing documentation and the “country by country report”.

Main Accountabilities Include:


  • Preparation of UK tax computations and returns for the group. The role will involve supporting the team to ensure an accurate and efficient tax compliance process.
  • Working alongside other members of the Group Tax Team to prepare the current and deferred tax provisions for the group annual report and the statutory accounts of the subsidiaries.
  • Preparation of group tax forecasts on a regular basis and assisting with the tax aspects of financial reporting to the markets.
  • Preparation of the group transfer pricing procedures and compliance with “country by country reporting” requirements.
  • Assisting with ad-hoc corporate, VAT, employment tax and stamp taxes queries.
  • Supporting with monitoring of tax governance, controls and procedures across the group.
  • Undertaking tax technical research as required.
  • As the group operates in 36 different countries throughout the world, the role offers the individual the chance to support on ad-hoc tax queries and develop knowledge and experience of international taxes.

Qualifications and Experience:

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Experience at associate/senior associate grade of preparing UK corporate tax computations using specialist tax software.
  • Tax accounting experience.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team.

Preferred Skills/Experience/Qualifications:

  • Qualified accountant and/or tax adviser.
  • Understanding of tax governance processes that impact a large multi-national group.
  • Experience in preparing, or advising on the preparation of, transfer pricing documentation and “country by country reports”.


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Edinburgh - HQ
2 Lochside Avenue, Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 9DJ
  • Salary:
    Commensurate with skills and experience
  • Location:
    Edinburgh - HQ
  • Region:
  • Function:
    Corporate Services
  • Vacancy Type:
    Full-Time Permanent
  • Hours Per Week: