Tax Manager II

Job Description

Job description

 The role has an international tax advisory focus and would suit candidates operating at the senior manager level with financial services experience, having worked in-house and ideally with a US multinational.

 Reporting to Head of Tax EMEA and Senior International Tax Manager, the role is a key position in the Global tax function with the following responsibilities:.

 Support the business by providing UK and European direct tax advice and tax related support for a wide range of international business transactions, including M&A, joint ventures, business disposals, corporate restructurings and reorganisations, new products and markets.

 Assist in identifying, managing and resolving EMEA tax risks.

 Manage tax related discussions, negotiations and representations with Tax Authorities in relevant UK and European jurisdictions. Secure tax rulings and clearances necessary to implement global tax strategy.

 Assist in identifying and realising ex-US opportunities for increased tax efficiencies.

 Liaise with the business, functional tax specialists (e.g. VAT, UK compliance and reporting team, overseas tax colleagues), Finance and Legal to ensure tax efficient opportunities are appropriately realised, documented and maintained.

 Consider, implement, and document transfer pricing considerations relevant to effective tax rate management.

 Monitor transfer pricing requirements, review and update existing transfer pricing policies, and assist in the development of policies for new businesses, products and locations.

 Monitor UK and European tax legislation developments, analyse and communicate impact to the EMEA Head of Tax and Head of International Tax. Support tax group lobbying efforts.

 Participation and representation of BNYM’s position in relevant sector association tax committees and forums

 Develop and maintain strong, productive relationships with external advisers, key contacts in the lines of business and business partner groups within BNYM across multiple jurisdictions.

 Assisting in monitoring and managing UK Bank Levy


Skills requirements

 Tax qualified – minimum CTA/ATT or legal degree equivalent required

 5-7 years post qualified experience

 Strong UK Tax technical background with minimum 2 years international tax experience in the financial services sector

 US based multinational experience preferred

 Strong communication and networking skills

 Strong analytical skills

 Strong team player

 Ability to prioritise and organise multiple on-going projects

Key Competencies

 Managing risk

 Client orientation

 Developing strategic relationships

 Change Leadership

 Driving execution

 Strategic decision making

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Finance helps our internal clients outperform over time. At BNY Mellon, Finance serves our internal clients by providing world-class accounting operations and control and decision support while instituting world-class change management. Global Procurement is responsible for establishing the programs to acquire products and services for BNY Mellon by employing deep category knowledge and commodity expertise, coupled with an understanding of the needs of our businesses and business partner groups. The Corporate Treasury group is responsible for managing the investment portfolios and the liquidity and capital positions of the various subsidiary banks and of BNY Mellon.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Our ambition is to build the best global team – one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve – and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.

Primary Location: United Kingdom-Greater London-London
Job: Finance/Accounting
Internal Jobcode: 31973
Organization: Finance-HR06599
Requisition Number: 2003199