Corporate Tax Associate Partner

  • Competitive
  • Birmingham, England, United Kingdom Birmingham England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EY.
  • 23 Apr 18 2018-04-23

Job Title: Corporate Tax Associate Partner Location: Birmingham Salary Level: Competitive

Our business tax professionals help businesses meet complex demands for UK tax reporting, compliance, planning, strategy and controversy. By integrating deep technical and industry knowledge with established methodologies, they work with a wide range of businesses and corporates to help them develop and implement effective, practical and sustainable tax strategies.

Our business tax advisory professionals help clients through the challenges of planning, financial accounting, tax compliance and maintaining effective relationships with the tax authorities. They work with organisations and individuals to structure transactions and operations in a tax-effective manner. This includes helping clients to mitigate tax risk, comply effectively with tax laws and take into account the prospect of change.

Key responsibilities:

- Build and maintain relationships with clients, winning work proactively and contributing to winning new clients

- High level management of the successful delivery of technically complex and demanding consulting projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical / business driven approach taken

- Overall responsibility of quality of client service

- Manage possible leads from other areas of the practice

- Build networks and relationships internally and externally for the team to leverage from

- Help people to develop through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring staff

- Contribute to people initiatives, including retaining and training international tax professionals

- Significant involvement in the management of the team both in terms of strategy and operations and also through managing junior staff development and assignments

Skills and Experience:

- Significant experience in Corporate Tax from a large accountancy or law firm

- Strong client relationship management skills with ability to develop quality outputs to clients

- Negotiation skills, able to sustain opinion and handle challenges

- Business development skills, able to identify and convert opportunities to sell work

- Effective time management, ability to remain calm when under pressure to meet deadlines

- Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral

- Enthusiastic team player with ability to create, sustain and lead effective teams

- Experience of coaching and developing more junior staff

- Ensure delivery of quality work and take day to day leadership of delivery team

- Change orientated with flexible approach

- Degree qualified

- ACA / CA / Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training course / Law qualification / Tax specialist qualification / or breadth of knowledge equivalent to a Tax specialist qualification

Who we are:

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.