Head of Tax (Hedge Fund)

  • London - City , United Kingdom
  • Salary: £80,000 - £115,000
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  • Area:

    Finance & Accounting

  • Job ref:

    JM1706-29

  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Posted:

    12 September 2017

Job summary:

Since inception, this quantitative trading firm have gone from strength to strength, winning several awards along the way. The firm continues to enjoy success and has been pushing into new markets across the globe at an ever increasing rate, to date the firms tax infrastructure has been led by the CFO with the assistance of local tax advisory firms across the globe. They are now looking to establish an in house tax departments, and are looking for someone who is up for the challenge of establishing the function.

The successful Tax Director/Manager will have a truly broad role, initially you will be given time and the autonomy to access where the firm is and create a plan of action to establish a tax strategy. Overtime you will be excepted to reduce the firms level of support from the advisory firms that it currently uses, support business heads when it comes to any tax structuring and advise the firm on further expansion into new territories, the other key are of this role will be to support the firm's partners in their own personal tax matters.

To be considered for this role you will need to be CTA (and preferably ACA) qualified with significant multi jurisdiction tax advisory experience, and have relevant experience of advising firms within the hedge fund/quantitative trading/high frequency trading space. You will also need to have the confidence and gravitas to work in a truly advisory capacity with the partners and senior management of the firm. If you are looking for the chance to establish an in house function from scratch this will be the perfect opportunity for you to join a growing and successful firm who will give you the autonomy to build this function as you see fit.


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