EY US/UK Private Client Services (Mobility) - Manager - FS People Advisory Services in London, United Kingdom

US/UK Private Client Services (Mobility) - Manager - FS People Advisory Services


Requisition # LON00DSQ

Post Date Apr 16, 2018


The Private Client Services team at EY acts for a wide range of entrepreneurs, family offices, private equity and hedge fund principals, large landed estates, high profile professional partnerships and senior executives of large listed and private businesses. The services that we deliver include tax return compliance services, transaction and reorganisation advice, optimisation of wealth from a tax perspective, and estate and succession tax advice. Our client base is a mix of UK and non-UK domiciled individuals. Our international network results in our regional teams undertaking a high proportion of cross border tax services.

Key responsibilities in the role of Tax Manager:

• Build and maintain relationships with clients.

• Management of the successful delivery of technically complex and demanding consulting projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical / business driven approach taken

• Identify possible leads from other areas of the practice

• Build networks and relationships internally and externally

• Help people to develop through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring staff

• Contribute to people initiatives, including retaining and training our team

• Assistance in the management of the team both in terms of strategy and operations and also through managing junior staff development and assignments

Skills and Experience required for the role of Tax Manager:

• Significant experience in expatriate tax / global mobility, specifically across UK and US tax systems;

• Client driven and strategically and commercially aware

• Strong tax technical skills

• Strong client relationship management skills with ability to develop quality outputs to clients

• Negotiation skills, able to sustain opinion and handle challenges

• Business development skills, able to identify and convert opportunities to sell work

• Effective time management, ability to remain calm when under pressure to meet deadlines

• Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral

• Enthusiastic team player with ability to create, sustain and lead effective teams

• Experience of coaching and developing more junior staff

• Ensure delivery of quality work and take day to day leadership of delivery team

• Change orientated with flexible approach

• ACA / CA / Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training course / Law qualification / Tax specialist qualification / or breadth of knowledge equivalent to a Tax specialist qualification

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.