A&M Taxand VAT Director

Alvarez & Marsal

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Firm: Alvarez & Marsal

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

Benefits: Competitive

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As part of Taxand (the worlds largest independent tax organisation with more than 400 tax partners and over 2,000 tax advisors in over 40 countries), A&M Taxand UK has continued to grow from strength to strength over the last 10 years, by further developing  its talented team and expanding its tax service offerings. 

Each of the Managing Directors (Partners) in the UK has a reputation for technical excellence in their specialism and experience in building hugely successful teams.   They are known as thought leaders, entrepreneurial thinkers and subject matter experts; their calibre has been proven as they built their previous careers in the Big 4 and industry.

Today, with significant ambition to build on the successes of the last 10 years, the A&M Taxand UK team is looking to grow its team and subject matter expertise and as a result is now looking to hire a specialized VAT Director.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing advice regarding complex VAT technical issues in UK and on a cross border basis
  • Providing clients with advice on company re-organisations, restructuring activities, mergers and acquisitions and other financial matters in a cross-border context
  • Joining clients on-site, ensuring the successful delivery of projects and providing practical solutions to client’s VAT challenges
  • Reviewing VAT compliance
  • Leading or managing business development initiatives and identifying opportunities for follow-up work with existing clients
  • Coaching and mentoring more junior team members
  • Liaising with Taxand across the globe and coordinating international VAT advice on client issues

Qualifications:

  • ATT or CTA
  • You will have gained your ATT and / or CTA qualifications and training ideally in a consulting firm
  • Relevant/appropriate VAT experience including real estate, partial exemption and international supplies.  Some M&A and/or insolvency experience would be a bonus as would some customs/international trade experience.

Personal Qualities:

  • You will be energised by variety, enjoying delivering value as both an operator and an advisor
  • You will be a confident and engaging communicator
  • You will not be afraid to sell your services and enjoy winning a deal!
  • The nature of our work requires you to be flexible and client focused
  • You will enjoy working in dynamic team, thrive on challenge and have a great sense of humour

What can we offer you?

  • Strong leadership and high-quality colleagues to work with in a friendly and collegiate environment
  • Career development: A&M expects high performance and rewards individual contributions to the team’s success
  • A&M offers a genuine performance related bonus scheme, based on hard metrics - bonuses granted to individuals are often a significant percentage of annual salary
  • Betting on talent is a key focus for the firm. “Our commitment to them is that we will help them grow at a faster pace than they could anywhere else by giving them unique access to senior professionals and our clients.” - A&M Managing Director

Voluntary Inclusion


It is Alvarez & Marsal’s policy to provide and promote equal opportunity in employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, pregnancy, marital status, family status, religion, national origin, age or disability or any other non-merit based factor in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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Job information

Firm: Alvarez & Marsal

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

Benefits: Competitive

Apply

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