Swiss Tax Experienced 

Completed Project

UK - Europe - Swiss Tax Manager

A succession hire – Tax Manager to join the tax department of a Swiss specialist technology company whose region is EMEA. 

As Tax Manager, you will be involved in the following:-

Tax Planning

Tax technical and transaction advice relating to sales, distribution and limited manufacturing property scopes of responsibility.

Support the CFO in the discovery, identification and  planning opportunities for tax saving and revenue optimisation.

Liaison with, and management of local tax region and 3 company sites for business indirect, payroll and import or export tax matters.

Tax Accounting & Reporting

Advice and assistance to Swiss based CFO on completion of the tax related disclosures as and when required for monthly, quarterly pack and annual reporting.

Advice and assistance on completion of the tax related disclosures for the annual pack.

Completion and responsibility for tax forecasts and budgets including review of individual reporting packs and preparation of overall summary reports for the CFO, CIO and CEO.

Tax Compliance

Monitor and control local corporate tax compliance for the group at local level for the company and its trading entities.

Perform periodic tax control visits to offices in Switzerland, France and Wales.

Liaison with professional advisers as necessary.

Desired Qualifications, Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate will be Swiss certified for accounting and tax

5 years demonstrable experience handling UK tax matters.  

Instrument, Industrial, Life Science or similar relevant work experience.

An understanding of European and Swiss taxation issues, current and upcoming. 

Residency in the Milton Keynes – Luton area desirable. 

Candidate Hired

  • Candidate – Austrian citizen, worked in the UK and Switzerland.
  • Small and large corporate group work history.
  • Matrix reporting and internal current employer major contributions on HMRC changes pre and post Brexit. 
  • Salary – upper quartile
  • Project go live to candidate start – 111 days including a 30 day notice period