J.P. Morgan

Indirect Tax Manager - Senior Associate

J.P. Morgan
London, UK
Highly competitive compensation package
24 Jun 2022
24 Jul 2022
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Job Description

The candidate in this role will be a key member of the Indirect Tax (VAT) team reporting to an Executive Director covering the Markets business areas.

Job Summary:

The role involves the following:

  • Understanding the transactions / products of the Markets lines of business.
  • Developing knowledge of other VAT regimes applicable to these transactions / products (both tax technical and practical).
  • Supporting the Indirect Tax Technology team in the advancement of the long-term VAT technology strategy in relation to the Markets business.
  • Advising/training internal stakeholders, for example, teams processing trading expenses.
  • Communicating VAT risks succinctly and clearly to non-tax colleagues.
  • Reviewing tax compliance submissions.
  • Escalating risks internally within the team as appropriate.
  • Working with external tax advisors, as well as partnering internally with global Corporate Tax colleagues (including colleagues covering directs taxes) and non-tax colleagues (such as the Business, Legal, Finance, Operations etc.).

Candidate Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree.
  • Accounting or Tax qualification, e.g. CTA indirect tax route, preferable.
  • VAT advisory experience preferably Manager level at Big 4 or equivalent in-house. 
  • A detailed understanding of UK/EU VAT principles, with knowledge/experience of VAT issues in the FS sector being desirable.
  • A knowledge of VAT compliance requirements and processes.

Other Skills

  • Strong communication and written skills and the ability to work well in a team.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills to formulate commercially sound solutions.
  • Quick learner with a positive attitude and professionalism.
  • Being able to work independently, managing own workload and projects. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills to build working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Functional knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint and other applications is also desirable. 

About Us

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world’s most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

About the Team

Our professionals in our Corporate Functions cover a diverse range of areas from finance and risk to human resources and marketing. Our corporate teams are an essential part of our company, ensuring that we’re setting our businesses, clients, customers and employees up for success.

Global Finance & Business Management works to strategically manage capital, drive growth and efficiencies, maintain financial reporting and proactively manage risk. By providing information, analysis and recommendations to improve results and drive decisions, teams ensure the company can navigate all types of market conditions while protecting our fortress balance sheet.

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