Tax Assistant Manager - Transfer Pricing

Location: Leeds & Newcastle upon Tyne

Capability: Tax & Law

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Location: Leeds, Newcastle upon Tyne

Capability: Tax & Law

Experience Level: Associate/Assistant Manager

Type: Full Time

Service Line: Transfer Pricing

Contract type: Permanent

Job description

Transfer Pricing Assistant Manager: 104109

Base Location: Newcastle & Leeds plus a network of 20 offices nationally:

Why Join KPMG as a Transfer Pricing Assistant Manager within our Transfer Pricing Team based in the North region.


Recognised in the marketplace for our technical excellence – Transfer Pricing at KPMG is an integral part of the firm’s global community.


Our diverse team focuses on compliance and/or advisory services, providing sustainable tax advice to clients, that not only helps to deliver compliance, but also supports their wider commercial objectives.


The team is collaborative, with individuals based nationwide. We embraced hybrid and flexible working long before it became the norm! Our team has a mix of backgrounds and whatever your background we will give you the support, encouragement, and training to thrive at KPMG.


What will you be doing?


Working as a key member of the team to provide Transfer Pricing tax advice to a broad range of clients helping them to achieve their commercial objectives. This role involves working on a range of projects.


  • Developing and maintaining client relationships
  • Interviewing clients to understand activities and value drivers for our clients’ businesses.
  • Determining key industry features across varied industries that influence the pricing of transactions.
  • Benchmarking market prices across industries and transaction types
  • Documenting and designing pricing policies
  • Drafting transfer pricing reports
  • Supporting clients with tax authority enquiries and Advance Pricing Agreements
  • Involvement in global documentation projects where we prepare transfer pricing reports for clients across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Coordinating with KPMG’s transfer pricing, international tax, indirect tax and other teams across the business on a range of topics
  • Coaching and developing junior members of staff
  • Assisting with the team’s business development and marketing initiatives.


What will you need to do it?


  • Either a CTA, CA, ACA, ACCA qualification or attained a bachelor’s or master’s degree in economics, finance, law, accounting, or equivalent qualification.
  • Prior transfer pricing experience, preferably including experience of preparing transfer pricing documentation, tax value chain analyses, benchmarking, supporting with tax authority enquiries/Advance Pricing Agreements, project management and managing junior team members.
  • Sound judgement, including the ability to identify and evaluate risk issues and know when to involve others.
  • High level of analytical skills and a commercial approach to resolving issues and providing advice
  • High level of drive and enthusiasm with a positive attitude
  • Good commercial awareness and a desire to develop a technical specialism.
  • Ability and willingness to keep up to date technically.
  • An appreciation of and/or understanding of ethical/risk issues within a client service environment
  • Strong people skills for engaging with our clients and team members.
  • Excellent communication and project management skills


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 team are:

  • London
  • Newcastle
  • Leeds

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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