As the SIXT UK Tax Manager, you will be working collaboratively with our external consultants to implement and embed our new SIXT UK in-house Tax Department. Reporting directly to our UK MD, this is a standalone role with overall management and responsibility for all corporate Tax Matters relating to the UK. An expert in UK Tax you will deliver a quality and compliant Tax service ensuring a proactive and forward thinking approach to all obligations and deadlines. As the UK Tax lead, you will be confident and competent delivering complex Tax information clearly to a wide range of stakeholders.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • First point of contact for all UK tax related issues within the Group.
  • In close collaboration with the corporate tax department of the Sixt Group, you will initiate new projects and guarantee the successful implementation thereof.
  • You will calculate and/or coordinate the calculation of current and deferred taxes for quarterly and annual financial statements.
  • You will be the lead contact for our external consultants and service providers regarding the filing of tax returns, as well as for the implementation of tax-related projects.
  • You will supervise tax audits.
  • You are responsible for the fulfilment of tax return and documentation obligations.
  • You are responsible for the establishment and monitoring of all local processes related to taxes
  • You are responsible for tax risk management and the compliance of all statutory deadlines related to taxes
  • In collaboration with our consultants, you will monitor current developments in UK tax law.

Your Qualities

  • A professional degree, Chartered Accountant certification (ACA or ACCA) and/or Chartered Tax certification (CTA or ATT)
  • Several years of experience in tax advice in a renowned tax consultancy firm or accountancy firm, or in a tax department of a large company.
  • Demonstrable experience in the domain of income tax and VAT law.
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills and an agile learner.
  • Personal responsibility and entrepreneurial spirit, a high level of self-motivation, assertiveness, as well as an ability to learn and work in teams are among your strengths.
  • High proficiency of the English language, orally and in writing.
  • Previous in-house experience in a similar role would be desirable
  • German language proficiency would be a bonus but is not essential.

Awaiting you at SIXT:

· An attractive, annual salary · Paid training sessions & further development opportunities · 25 days annual Leave plus Bank Holidays · Eligible for a company car from our fleet · Cashback healthcare scheme · In service Life Assurance · Employee terms for SIXT car hire · Staff rental scheme for friends and family · Employee discounts on fitness products, hotels, technology, clothing etc. · A great team environment with regular team events · and much more