Job Description

Tax Manager - Chester


We have been retained by one of our Clients to source a Tax Manager to join the team in the UK.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a very engaging Chief Financial Officer within a well-run and professional facility.

The role has an overall responsibility of management of the corporate tax process including guiding and advising the leadership Team on appropriate and cost optimised Tax, excise exposure and fulfilment ensuring compliance to UK and international tax payment and reporting standards to ensure tax liability risk mitigation. There is one direct report.


Principal Accountabilities would be:

  • Develop and implement best practice for the management of all taxes
  • Ensure timely filings of various VAT, Excise duty and Customs related returns with HM Revenue & Customs; & filling of company Income tax returns
  • Ensure timely payment of IT, VAT, Customs duty and Excise duty.
  • Inform to the management on the changes in legislation and its impact to the company
  • Identify, assess and implement indirect/direct tax optimization opportunities;
  • Provide support in respect of new acquisitions and reorganisations, including if need be conducting due diligence on targets;
  • Provide support on IM transaction (Inventory Monetization) roll over / refinancing
  • Monitor changes to indirect tax / direct tax rules in order to evaluate their impact on business thus, keeping the businesses informed of the impact on their activities.
  • Representation before Trade Bodies and Govt. for the issues affecting industry/ company.


This position would suit someone who is educated to Degree level with extensive indirect tax experience. SAP knowledge would be an advantage.

We are happy to receive profiles from our partnered agencies so please ensure all applications are sent through to Lee Narraway at Antal.