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Venture Capital Senior Tax Manager

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced Venture Capital Senior Tax Manager. This role offers the chance to work closely with innovative start-ups, assisting them in optimising their tax affairs as they evolve into international groups.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced Venture Capital Senior Tax Manager. This role offers the chance to work closely with innovative start-ups, assisting them in optimising their tax affairs as they evolve into international groups. The successful candidate will be part of a team that is at the forefront of numerous industries being disrupted by digital technology, including FinTech, EdTech, GovTech, Media, Sport, Charity and more. This role provides an excellent platform for professionals looking to elevate their career to the next level.

Work closely with innovative start-ups and help them grow into international groups
Be part of a team disrupting multiple industries through digital technology
Excellent platform for career progression


What you'll do:

As a Venture Capital Senior Tax Manager, you will play a pivotal role within our client's portfolio. You will lead and shape the central tax function, improving tax processes across various businesses. Your expertise will be crucial in advising on Corporate Taxes, VAT and Enterprise Investment Scheme structuring. You will also have the opportunity to design and implement incentive schemes across the portfolio. This role offers unmatched exposure to a wide variety of businesses in terms of both sector and size.

Improve tax processes across portfolio companies spanning the full spectrum of business taxes
Act as the first point of contact for Financial Directors and CFOs on everything from ad hoc queries to major business structuring decisions
Design and implement incentive schemes across the portfolio
Advise on Corporate Taxes, VAT and Enterprise Investment Scheme structuring and submissions to HMRC for SME’s
Correspond with HMRC and agree valuations in anticipation of share option awards
Perform transactional tax due diligence on disposals of portfolio companies and acquisitions
Review corporate tax returns and statutory accounts disclosures prepared by tax juniors
Work with cap tables to model investments and option awards


What you bring:

The ideal Venture Capital Senior Tax Manager will bring a wealth of experience in delivering results in fast-moving businesses. She will be comfortable with change and uncertainty, demonstrating excellent stakeholder management skills. Her competencies will span a range of taxes, share schemes and investment schemes. She will have a meticulous attention to detail and the ability to work autonomously while also collaborating where necessary.

Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, and/or CTA)
Experience dealing with very early stage as well as mature businesses
Competencies across a range of taxes, share schemes and investments schemes
Corporate Tax & VAT exposure for SME’s
Excellent stakeholder management skills
Familiarity with EIS reliefs and R&D tax credits
Ability to work autonomously but also collaborate where necessary
Meticulous attention to detail


What sets this company apart:

Our client is one of the leading venture builders in the world, with significant operations globally. They are at the forefront of numerous industries being disrupted by digital technology. Their ventures employ over 3,000 employees, with total portfolio sales exceeding £500 million. They offer a fun and open atmosphere, with a culture that promotes continuous learning and development.

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Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Tax

Focus: Corporate Tax

Industry: Banking

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: London

Job Reference: 51027163/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Benjamin Thrower

Phone number:

benjamin.thrower@robertwalters.com

Benjamin Thrower

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