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Senior Manager – Tax Reporting (Effective Tax Rate Management)


Join our Direct Tax Team as a Senior Manager and take ownership of group tax reporting for the EMEA region reporting to the EMEA Head of Tax Reporting.

As a Senior Manager in the team, you will manage the group tax reporting process for the EMEA region including Effective Tax Rate (ETR) management and forecasting, tax balance sheet management and regional reporting to the Tax Reporting Group team in Sydney.  You will also run the monthly, half yearly and annual reporting process including managing areas of judgement in the tax accounting space.

You will have responsibility for keeping Senior Stakeholders within Finance and the Business Units updated on tax reporting matters with a key focus on controls in the tax reporting space. You will work closely with the Tax Reporting team in Sydney and the regional Finance and Business Unit FP&A teams in order to manage the group reporting and forecasting for tax in the region.

You will have responsibility for 1/2 team members in London and will provide training & support to our regional Indian tax shared service team members.  There will be lots of scope to provide support for process improvement and change management initiatives across our EMEA tax reporting with an ongoing focus on data & technology

To be successful in the role you will have significant experience and ideally be operating at a Senior Manager level within a Tax Reporting function in-house or within an accountancy firm with 8 - 10 years post qualification experience.  You will also have a strong UK Tax technical skill set.  You will have Corporate Tax experience for large companies & consolidated groups, which will include tax accounting and compliance. An exposure to European tax accounting and compliance issues (i.e., non-UK experience) is preferred.

You will have an ability to understand complex structures and transactions, be able to work well under pressure and showcase your ambition with a high level of energy and commitment as a strong people leader.  If you demonstrate these skills combined with a strong financial and risk control mindset then this could be the ideal role for you!

To start this exciting journey please apply now.

About the Financial Management Group

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you’ll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: FMG-965919
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: London
Category: Mid-senior, Accounting & Finance
Group: Financial Management Group
Division: Finance
Recruiter: Caroline Lockwood
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