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Fund Tax Analyst

£450 - £550 per day
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IEUAN HARRILD

Fund Tax Analyst

6 months

Work within the securities / custodian arm of a leading bank to provide support on new tax products / product development. Key focus areas will be withholding taxes & capital gains taxes.

  • Provide technical tax knowledge across the client’s custodian business.
  • Support product development creation through whole lifecycle including post rollout maintenance
  • Gather requirements from wider business use in work
  • Liaise with other teams to determine impact of changes on tax products / operating model
  • Create sound business cases that are digestible by non-tax colleagues
  • Work closely with Change Management & IT to ensure accurate delivery of change initiatives / product development

Candidates will need a strong technical tax background as well knowledge of fund tax, withholding tax & capital gains tax.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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