Tax Advisor In House

Location Manchester
Discipline: Retail Banking
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Mike Lyons

Contact email: Careers@co-operativebank.co.uk
Job ref: 005662
Published: 28 days ago

In-House Tax Adviser

Salary up to £25,000

Monday  Friday 35 hours

Combination of remote working and Manchester City Centre

 

Why apply for this role?

 

We are looking for a Tax Adviser to join our Taxation team of six tax specialists who are responsible for managing the tax affairs of the UK’s original ethical bank.

 

2021 is an exciting time to join us on our bank’s journey as it returns to profitability and we consider the impact of this for tax purposes. This is an ideal role for someone looking to start a career in taxation, with the opportunity to work towards becoming a Chartered Accountant / Chartered Tax Adviser through a Level 7 apprenticeship scheme. 

 

As Tax Adviser, you will play a key role in tax compliance processes across all the taxes applicable to the Bank, including corporation tax and VAT.

 

This role offers hybrid working with the flexibility of home working and regular onsite collaboration meetings. 

 

Why work for us?

 

      Our ethical stance and concern for our customers underpin all that we do

       We are officially rated as the UK’s best Environmental, Social and Governance high street bank

       You’d be a key part of our journey to become the UK’s best digital bank

       Our colleague bonus scheme

       Up to 10% employer contributory pension

       Flexibility, including working from home  

       27 days holiday, excluding Bank holidays, increasing to 30 days

       Colleague benefits including discount scheme, life assurance, paid volunteering days, recognition scheme

       Family friendly policies and supportive working environment

      Colleague network groups committed to inclusion and diversity

 
 

What will you do?

 

       Work across different areas of tax (including corporation tax and VAT) within a strong expert team, ensuring that tax returns are accurately prepared

       Data extraction and manipulation

       Help ensure that the bank is compliant with relevant tax legislation

       Work co-operatively with colleagues across the bank to both obtain information and provide advice

       Develop your technical knowledge via on the job learning and professional study

       Play an active role in the wider tax risk management framework

 
 

What would we like from you?

 

        Good academic record up to and including degree level

        Excellent analytical skills with a logical approach to working and a keen attention to detail

        Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse range of people and cultures, building relationships across the business

        Ability to manage competing priorities, work accurately and deliver to deadlines

        A fully flexible approach to cross team working

        Ability to work with a diverse range of people and cultures

        Excellent planning and organisational skills, management of deadlines and priorities

        Strong communication skills, both in writing and in person

 
 

We can only consider candidates with the right to work in the UK at this time.  Our Bank is committed to continuing to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive environment where all colleagues can fulfil their potential. If you have a disability as defined by the 2010 Equality Act please let us know on your application.

 

As a reputable employer regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, all offers of employment for this role are subject to a series of background checks, including criminal (DBS) and financial checks.

 

Please note we may withdraw this vacancy once sufficient suitable applications have been received.