UK FA Taxation Manager in Manchester - The Bank of New York Mellon

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Manchester, England
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Full Time
Date Posted
8 days ago

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Overview Of BNY Mellon:Who we areBNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations, or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment and wealth management and investment services in 35 countries. As of March 31, 2022, BNY Mellon had $45.5 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $2.3 trillion in assets under management. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available on . Follow us on Twitter @BNYMellon or visit our newsroom at  for the latest company news.Team DescriptionThe team is responsible for providing Fund Accounting taxation services to clients in respect of various vehicles including collective investment schemes. The primary services provided are:-Corporation TaxIncome taxPricing and accounts taxation reviewsVATThe team consists of 2-4 tax accountants and manages taxation deliverables for UK Fund Accounting clients in relation to OEIC, Unit Trust, Investment Trust, Life fund and equivalent investment entities.Job Purpose: The jobholder is responsible for the management of a tax team and delivery of designated taxation and associated Fund Accounting services for clients’ investment vehicles, including collective investment schemes.Responsibilities:Manage a team ensuring appropriate staffing with skills in place, to deliver required Taxation services to clients. Plan and organise tax accountant activities holding regular team and One to One meetings.Monitor team performance, conducting appraisals and managing required recruitment. Ensure appropriate training and development in place for individualsPlan, organise and monitor the delivery of taxation fund servicing for allocated clients / entities, ensuring timely and accurate delivery to regulatory deadlines, agreed timetables and SLA standards and compliance with appropriate taxation / accounting regulations /standards and internal proceduresReview / approve (and produce where appropriate) applicable tax deliverables allocated to team. Primary services will include returns, provisions, checks and disclosures in relation to corporation tax, income tax and VAT.Ensure effective and cooperative liaison with external and internal parties relevant to team deliverables (includes HMRC, clients, auditors, trustees, central tax group, offshore tax and operations teams). In conjunction with Head of Tax, develop key relationships as appropriateMaintain own detailed understanding of taxation regulations, industry standards, best practice and client requirements. In conjunction with Head of Tax provide analysis, communication and training to direct team and wider Fund Accounting groups as requiredProvide management, support and input to Fund Accounting projects and client / fund changes as required Where appropriate or required deputise for The Head of UK Taxation Services.Person specification:Job Specific CompetenciesAdaptable, flexible and proactiveGood communication and interpersonal skills - able to effectively interact with different levelsDecision making and accountabilityDeadline driven and ability to work under pressureClient orientated and results focusedManaging and developing staffPlanning and organisationManages riskAttention to detailProblem solvingAbility to establish and develop effective relationshipsPrepare and Present Information to InvestorsSupervise Investment Administration Systems & ProcessesCo-ordinate the Work Activities of others for the Achievement of  Organisational ObjectivesMaintain Own Professional DevelopmentComply with the Requirements of the Regulatory RegimeTechnical Skills, Knowledge, Systems Knowledge (and associated skill level)Experience of managing professional staffTechnical UK taxation knowledge and experience covering collective investment scheme requirementsKnowledge of the securities industry with experience in an FSA regulated businessAccounting knowledge covering relevant accounting standards and regulations including UK GAAP and IMA SORPExcellent computer skills, in particular Excel.Academic/Professional Qualifications (or equivalent qualifiers)Graduate calibre with a professional accounting / taxation qualificationRole Reporting Hierarchy:The role reports to the Head of Taxation services for UK Fund AccountingThere are 2-4 direct tax accountant reports into this roleFor 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: time


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