UK Head of Tax

  • Location:

    South London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Sian Penwarden

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Altum Consulting are currently recruiting a Head of Tax for a well known consumer goods business based in South London. 

This indivdual will support the business as the bring the Tax team in house. This role will report into the Finance Director and will lead the tax team and provide work with external authorities. 


Role Outline:

Ensure timely and correct preperations of tax returns, applications and claims
Act as an advisor to the HR team 
Establishing a tax strategy, consistent with best practice
Oversee restructuring projects from a tax point of view and implement Tax Planning
Create internal guidelines
Encouraging and influencing the business to raise questions and act in a tax efficient manner, and in general promote tax awareness across the group, including identifying and informing the business of the implications and impact of changes to tax legislation


Candidate Requirements:

We are looking for someone who has worked in industry but can consider candidates straight from practice. 
Previous experience in industry (goods based is desirable).
Bright individual who is prepared to question the status-quo and be creative in their approach.
CTA qualified 
Over 8 years experience.