Tax Manager - Funds

 Location: Glasgow
 Salary: £Excellent (above market average)
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent’s industry leading Financial Services client are looking for a Taxation Manager to join a busy Fund Accounting department going through a period of growth.

This is your chance to join a successful team where hard work is recognised. 

The Taxation Specialist will be a critical appointment and therefore we are keen to speak to high-calibre individuals with a strong Fund Tax background

Responsibilities of the Position:

  • Responsible for ensuring all tax affairs of Investment Trusts, Open Ended Investment Companies and Unit Trusts are maintained to the highest standards of accuracy
  • Responsible for ensuring all client KPI’s and service delivery commitments are being met in accordance with client service level agreements
  • Responsible for ensuring all developments in applicable taxation legislation are captured and applied timely and accurately
  • Manage a team of approximately 7 to 10 staff members
  • Regular 1-2-1s and team meetings
  • Coach, develop and train staff to maximise performance
  • Calculation of corporate and income tax provisions
  • Financial statement taxation disclosures as required by SORP
  • Payments and refunds of tax made by the required deadlines
  • Tax returns prepared and submitted to H.M. Revenue & Customs
  • Dealing with Tax queries
  • Maintain the tax affairs of Investment Trusts, Open Ended Investment Companies and Unit Trusts to the highest standard of accuracy
  • Meeting all client taxation KPI’s and ensuring all service delivery commitments are being met in accordance with client service level agreements

Background of the Position:

  • Taxation qualification (CTA or ATT) preferred
  • Accountancy qualification (ACCA or CA) desirable but not essential
  • Strong management and leadership skills
  • Fund accounting IOC or equivalent qualifications
  • Strong communication skills to engage with various stakeholders across the business
  • Excellent organisational and administration skills
  • Enthusiastic and positive can-do attitude

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Meraki Talent values diversity in our own workforce and we actively support our clients to build diverse and inclusive workplaces. For all our roles, both internal and those on behalf of our clients, we welcome enquiries from everyone

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Business Manager - Financial Services

Andrew Beattie


Andrew joined the Meraki Talent team in 2017, and is a key member of the financial services division. Andrew is an experienced recruiter with over eight years' experience and an extensive knowledge of the financial services sector. Andrew is passionate about recruitment and finding exceptional talent for his clients.