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Compliance & Reporting Tax Manager (0209)

The Role

We are looking for a tax manager to manage our outsourced UK tax compliance and internal tax reporting and provide tax support to the business. You will be working in a small and highly professional team in London.


  • Managing the outsourced UK corporation tax compliance, including a review of the CFC position for all subsidiaries, and dealing with HMRC correspondence.
  • Producing reports and analysis to allow senior business management to understand the monthly tax charge.
  • Analysis to support tax disclosure in annual group financial statements.
  • Quarterly review of group global financing positions looking at all aspects including capitalisation levels, withholding taxes, thin cap, interest restriction and treaty clearances.
  • Review and submission of VAT returns and managing the conversion to Making Tax Digital.
  • Managing the collation of information to produce the group’s Country by Country Report and managing the XML conversion and submission process.
  • Managing the preparation of the group’s transfer pricing Masterfile and supporting the Business Units in the production of transfer pricing documentation.
  • Liaising with businesses and HMRC to ensure that certificates of tax residence are obtained to meet business needs.
  • Manage the collation and submission of employee taxes returns (PSA and STBVA)
  • Supporting local finance teams as they deal with tax audits.
  • Involvement in ad hoc restructuring and corporate finance projects.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Qualified accountant or Chartered Tax Advisor with a minimum of two years PQE in tax
  • Interest and ability to learn new areas of tax and new developments in tax legislation 
  • Self motivated with the ability to work on their own, but be able to seek help when required
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Competent with all standard PC software

Who We Are

Established in 1783, ED&F Man is an employee-owned agricultural commodities merchant with 6,000 people in 60 countries and annual revenue in excess of $8bn.  We trade sugar, coffee, molasses, animal feed and pulses. We help our counterparties manage price risk through hedging and provide access to commodity and capital markets through our brokerage business.

We source, store, process, ship and distribute agricultural products including sugar, coffee, molasses, animal feed, grains and pulses. Each year we trade 11m bags of coffee, 11m tonnes of sugar and 6m tonnes of animal feed. We work closely with our customers and suppliers and help our counterparties manage price risk through hedging.

Essential Behaviours

Here at ED&F Man we are guided by our five company values: Respect, Integrity, Meritocracy, Client Focus and Entrepreneurship.

Our values are underpinned by a set of essential behaviours, which form part of our performance management approach.  Delivering on our objectives is very much about ‘what’ we do, but these essential behaviours also provide a guide and measure for ‘how’ we do things.

As part of the annual performance review, all employees are measured either against a set of five Leadership Essentials if you are a people manager or four Performance Essentials if you are an individual contributor.


1. Drives Innovation
2. Leads People
3. Delivers Results
4. Collaborates
5. Manages Resources


1. Drives Innovation
2. Leads People
3. Delivers Results
4. Collaborates

Equal Opportunities Statement

ED&F Man is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment.  All qualified applicants will receive equal treatment without regard to race, colour, sex, gender, age, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, marital or civil partner status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender reassignment (identity, gender expression), genetic information or any characteristic protected by local law.  

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3 London Bridge Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9SG
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