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Transfer Pricing Manager

Date: Jul 13, 2019

Location: Reading, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

AutoReq ID145331BR
Job TitleTransfer Pricing Manager
CountryUnited Kingdom
LocationReading
FunctionTax
Service LineTransfer Pricing
Service Line InformationKPMG's Transfer Pricing practice is a dynamic and fast growing area within our tax business. A constantly changing and increasingly significant field, the Transfer Pricing team helps clients establish, implement, document and defend market based pricing for transactions between enterprises under common ownership or control, across a broad spectrum of industries. This is an area intensely scrutinised by tax authorities, governments and the media worldwide due to public concerns on large companies shifting profits abroad and seeking to avoid paying tax. The practice has a diverse mix of tax professionals, accountants and economists with backgrounds from industry, practice and tax authorities.

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Job DescriptionKPMG's Tax practice is a dynamic and successful area of our business. A constantly changing and increasingly high-profile field, Tax can offer a surprisingly broad range of quality career paths to ambitious people.

Working in the Corporate Tax department at KPMG will give you the opportunity to develop relationships with clients as you help manage the amount of corporation tax they need to pay. This involves working with clients to produce complex tax computations and returns for HM Revenue & Customs, giving advice on corporate planning and restructuring projects.

The Role

We are currently recruiting a Manager to join our successful Transfer Pricing team in Reading. The team advises multinational clients develop and implement economically supportable transfer prices, document policies and outcomes and respond to tax authority challenges.

This is primarily a transfer pricing role but combines aspects of corporate tax, transfer pricing and business advisory and is ideally suited to a candidate looking for a wide ranging and challenging role that involves advising clients at the highest level.

Transfer pricing is a priority growth area for the firm and the successful candidate will have the opportunity for rapid career progression.

Roles and Responsibilities:

- Project managing large, multi-disciplinary projects across multiple jurisdictions
- Managing and assisting in the preparation of detailed technical analysis covering a wide range of UK and international tax issues
- Coordinating with KPMG's transfer pricing, international tax, indirect tax and advisory teams on a range of topics
- Developing and maintaining client relationships
- Assisting with the team's business development and marketing initiatives
- Financial management, including developing and managing project budgets and billing to ensure profitable delivery of client engagements
- Coaching and developing junior team members

Qualifications, Skills and Background:

- CTA, CA, ACA, ACCA (or other equivalent qualifications)
- Extensive experience in transfer pricing and international corporate tax environment
- Good technical skills and commercial awareness
- Ability to build strong internal and client relationships
- Excellent communication and project management skills

Our transfer pricing specialists have lots of flexibility to work across industry sectors, and with different partners and directors.


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