Head, Partner Affairs & Tax

Recruiter
Norton Rose Fulbright
Location
South East England
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
The Role

Reports to the Finance Director of Norton Rose Fulbright LLP and manages a team responsible for

Accounting for Partner remuneration across Europe, Middle East and Asia (EMEA)
Managing Partners' personal tax liabilities
Accounting for Partners capital
UK Tax compliance and oversight of tax compliance across the wider region
Tax support for the firm's existing business future changes

Responsibilities

Accounting for Partner remuneration across Europe, Middle East and Asia (EMEA)

Maintaining and improving processes for the payment of monthly remuneration to Partners (drawings)
Creation of annual statements for each partner showing
Maintaining and improving process for the quarterly payment of the balance of the profit share (distributions)

Managing Partners personal tax liabilities

Creation of Tax reserve at the end of each Financial Year, accruing for each partner's personal liabilities across EMEA
Calculation of profits sharing ratios for each country
Preparation and submission of UK partnership return
Preparation and submission of individual UK tax returns
Management and support for tax filings elsewhere in EMEA
Reconciling payments against individual Partners tax reserves
Cash flow forecasting

Capital

Arranging loan facilities for new Partners capital
Maintaining accounting records, including changes in level of contribution
Repayment on retirement

Tax compliance

Managing the firm's relationship with HMRC
Preparation and submission of UK corporate tax returns
Corporate tax cash forecasting
Technical support for VAT returns

Tax support for the firm's existing business future changes which may include

Advice for systems implementations
Process and structure documentation of

Corporate tax charge in audited accounts
Strategic planning to mitigate tax risk
VAT
Transfer pricing
Structuring - new and existing offices
Global mobility

Line management

This will include setting objectives for the team and individual team members conducting annual appraisals and performance reviews as necessary

Membership of the Finance Leadership Team

The role is a member of the Finance Leadership Team and as such works with other team members and the Finance Director to develop and support initiatives across the EMEA finance function.

At Norton Rose Fulbright we welcome receiving direct candidate applications via our careers page.

If you would like to ask any specific questions beforehand, please contact

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