About this role
BlackRock is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world.
BlackRock offers a range of solutions from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets.
Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares® ETFs.
Business Unit Overview :
BlackRock Finance consists of finance professionals in disciplines such as Financial Reporting & Analysis ( FP&A), Treasury, Taxation and Controllers.
This role is within the Edinburgh based Controllers’ Group and is part of the wider Tax Operations and Transfer Pricing Execution team, which currently looks after EMEA Corporate Tax & VAT compliance & Tax accounting, and Global Transfer Pricing Execution.
In its compliance activities the Edinburgh based team has significant interaction with the London based Corporate Tax Policy team and the NY based US Tax team.
P urpose / Background :
Based in Edinburgh the individual will report to the Corporate Tax Operations manager and will be responsible for ensuring the day to day running of certain EMEA Corporate Tax compliance and accounting activities.
The individual will also work closely with the London based Corporate Tax Policy team and third party advisors throughout Europe.
Key Responsibilities :
Development Value :
Specifically the role offers opportunity to develop knowledge of UK & Overseas tax regimes and USGAAP, IFRS & local territory tax accounting, specifically from a global financial services perspective.
Financial Reporting, Corporate Control, Treasury, Compensation Accounting & Payroll, Treasury, etc.
Additionally, as the role is part of the Tax, VAT & Transfer Pricing Operations Team which accounts for EMEA Corporate Tax & VAT compliance & accounting, & Global Transfer Pricing Execution, it therefore offers development and cross training opportunities within a larger team.
The team deals with complex modeling and requires liaison with senior management globally, which will be available as candidate progresses.
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BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals.
As of June 30, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.84 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit Twitter : blackrock Blog : LinkedIn : .
BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.
BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.