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What does the team do and what is the purpose of the role?
This is a senior role within the Group Tax function with responsibility for all employment tax related matters, interacting closely with the P&O function. Group Tax is a London based team that provides support to the business on transactions as well as governance/oversight around all taxes within the PLC group. Although predominantly a UK centric role engagement with other geographies will be part of the role.
What are the key responsibilities?
The role has responsibility for ensuring all UK compliance and reporting (eg PSA, P11D, TAS, shares scheme reporting, Appendix 4/5 etc) in relation to employment taxes is undertaken on an accurate and timely basis. Governance and oversight in respect of these taxes in other territories in which plc operates. The role also has a significant advisory and enablement element, guiding the business and other relevant areas on tax changes and how they might affect operations.
What core skills and knowledge are we looking for?
What are the most important personal attributes?