SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?
The Perform Group has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Tax Manager to join the Group’s senior finance team based in our global headquarters in Middlesex and DAZN senior finance team based in Hammersmith and to work with the rapidly growing DAZN business to provide tax support.
This role manages a small team.
For the right person this will represent a significant but hugely exciting challenge in the context of an entrepreneurial and extremely well-
run, fast-growing business.
WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? Working with the Group Head of Tax and Treasury to set the Group’s overall global tax strategy and approach Assisting with providing tax advice to the DAZN business on specific projects, for example, new territories, group restructuring, transfer pricing, thin capitalisation, withholding taxes Pro-
active sales tax advice thinking about it from a consumer / commercial point of view and keeping on top of sales tax and related tax rates and making sure tax tables are kept up to date New markets lead on structuring advice corporate tax and sales tax and also operationally getting tax tables set up in our various subscription tools and where necessary working with relevant product staff Actively managing and mitigating any potential tax risks in DAZN markets Global transfer pricing, documentation and benchmarking for DAZN markets Ensuring the Group complies with its global tax and statutory filing responsibilities in DAZN markets Calculating and preparing tax charges, provisions and notes both for the purposes of accounting and tax computations for DAZN markets Leading the review of corporate tax and Sales tax returns in DAZN markets Managing the relationship and interaction with global tax authorities and our external tax advisors in DAZN markets Monitor changes in the tax environment in particular changes to PE rules and tax on digital business in order to understand their impact on the DAZN business, customers and subscribers Managing and developing two direct reports Acting as a single point of contact and business partner for DAZN on tax matters DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?
Significant experience of working in-house on international tax advisory and international tax compliance, or will have worked in a leading private practice tax team with experience of working closely on international tax compliance and advisory matters including in respect of tax strategy, policy and risk frameworks Experience of international tax including transfer pricing, withholding tax, debt and IP ACA qualified Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to work effectively with colleagues and stakeholders across different cultures and disciplines on challenging complex matters Experience of effectively managing external (or other) advisers and consultants on ongoing and project-
based work The desire and ability to innovate and to tackle challenges positively and creatively. A highly flexible and unflappable approach to handling a large workload in an environment with rapidly shifting priorities and unpredictable demands Excellent presentational and influencing skills The ability to progress matters with a significant degree of independence A genuine curiosity about the DAZN business and the implications of tax for the product and its subscribers and customers DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS CIOT qualified Experience in industry working for a Multinational Corporation International sales tax experience in a growth, high volume / subscription business Experience of working for a Digital Media company or subscription business IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE ROLE, THEN READ ON
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