Assistant Manager - Corporate Tax Advisory & Compliance

Location: Aberdeen

Capability: Tax & Law

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Location: Aberdeen

Capability: Tax & Law

Experience Level: Associate/Assistant Manager

Type: Full Time

Service Line: NM CTAC

Contract type: Permanent

Job description

Tax Assistant Manager – Corporate Tax Advisory & Compliance / 103605

Base Location: Aberdeen plus network of 20 offices nationally:

The KPMG Corporate Tax Advisory & Compliance team is a cornerstone of our business.  Operating from Aberdeen we do work that matters, serving the region with diligence and expertise.


KPMG is one of the world's largest and most respected consultancy businesses.  We've supported the UK through times of war and peace, prosperity and recession, political and regulatory upheaval. We've proudly stood beside the institutions and businesses which make the UK what it is.


We are a network of specialists with a proven track record in Corporate Tax who can offer a forward-thinking working environment with a supportive structure and management team. We collaborate with organisations of all shapes and sizes across a broad range of tax solutions.


Why Join KPMG as a Tax Assistant Manager – Corporate Tax Advisory & Compliance

This exciting role is within our Scotland Corporate Tax Advisory & Compliance team, based in our Aberdeen office. 


Our clients include UK headquartered businesses and inbound groups across a range of sectors. 


Our work in the tax advisory space includes supporting clients with business and fiscal change. This can include advising on new jurisdiction entry, the development of new business areas, business reorganisations, tax authority enquiries, pre/post transaction reorganisations, refinancing, cash repatriation, interest deductibility and the impact of global fiscal change (e.g. BEPS Pillar 2).


We work as a hybrid team where we get together in the office or at client sites at least twice a week to collaborate and learn together, with flexibility over how you spend the rest of your time. 


What will you be doing?


  • Being one of the main points of contact on a portfolio of clients on day-to-day tax matters and working with Senior Managers and Managers on our larger client accounts
  • Supporting on tax advisory projects by providing UK corporation tax input based on experience and researching topics and by working with other areas of tax and our overseas members firms to incorporate their input into our advice
  • Ensuring our clients are kept up to date with emerging corporate and wider tax developments impacting their business
  • Supporting on the delivery of UK corporation tax compliance services
  • Supervising the work of junior members of staff and providing coaching to support their development.
  • Assisting our Managers and Senior Managers with client account management, including complying with appropriate quality and risk management procedures and financial management
  • Support the leadership with business development opportunities



What will you need to do it?


  • Qualified CTA or ACA / CA or equivalent
  • UK corporation tax experience
  • Analyses problems, identifies core issues, investigates, evaluates, and integrates information
  • Communicates with impact, in a way that is open, honest, consistent, and clear
  • Sustains a high level of drive, shows enthusiasm and a positive attitude when coping with pressure at work
  • Takes personal responsibility and accountability for managing own work and juggling competing priorities
  • Continuously learns from experiences, seeking out feedback and development opportunities
  • Coaches less experienced staff, giving clear directions and constructive feedback
  • Works in a cooperative, respectful manner with colleagues, clients, and the wider community
  • Builds the reputation of KPMG through the quality of work, knowledge, and experience


Skills we’d love to see/Amazing Extras:


  • BEPS Pillar 2

To discuss this or wider Tax roles with our recruitment team, all you need to do is apply, create a profile, upload your CV and begin to make your mark with KPMG.

Our Locations:

We are open to talk to talent across the country but our core hubs for the Scottish team are:

  • Aberdeen
  • Glasgow
  • Edinburgh

This position will be based in Aberdeen

With 20 sites across the UK, we can potentially facilitate office work, working from home, flexible hours, and part-time options. If you have a need for flexibility, please register and discuss this with our team.

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Why Tax & Law at KPMG?

The issues surrounding tax and legal services are constantly evolving, both locally and globally. Which is why you'll find life at KPMG both intellectually stimulating and rewarding. There's also the scale and breadth of what we do – our services span specialisms such as Corporate and Indirect Tax; Expatriate and Private Client Personal Tax compliance and advice; and KPMG Law.

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