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Tax Senior Manager - Global Compliance & Transformation - ERP



11d ago

  • Job
    Senior Level
  • Accounting & Tax
  • London

AI generated summary

  • You must be proactive, resilient, and experienced in leading others to manage significant client relationships, drive results, and manage risk. Have qualifications in tax, project management, and transformation skills. Strong communication and problem-solving skills are key.
  • You will lead global tax transformation projects, design ERP solutions for Tax, build client relationships, develop service offerings, manage offshore resources, and provide technical support to the team.


  • At senior manager level you will be proactive, curious, committed and invested in self development and learning. You will demonstrate resilience, accountability, flexibility, be experienced in leading others, managing significant size engagements and client relationships, driving results and managing risk.
  • Across GCT we would welcome applications from those qualified by experience, as well as ATT / CTA / ACA or equivalent qualifications. Project Management qualifications along with specific transformation skills (e.g. Lean Six Sigma) are also welcome. Further skills and experience are outlined below:
  • Experience of technology and automation to drive efficiency, risk management and value
  • Experience in process, risk and controls design
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with strong oral and written communication skills Communicates with impact, in a way that is open, honest, consistent and clear
  • Takes personal responsibility and accountability for own work. Sustains a high level of drive, shows enthusiasm and a positive attitude when coping with pressure at work
  • Analyses problems, identifies core issues, investigates, evaluates and integrates information
  • Builds the reputation of KPMG through the quality of work, knowledge and experience
  • Awareness or experience of tax and accounting compliance processes (e.g. Direct/Indirect tax returns, statutory accounting).


  • Lead and manage the overall delivery of global and large tax transformation and technology projects, often as part of a wider finance transformation program
  • Helping clients to design, build and deploy ERP and tax automation solutions which are designed for Tax
  • Supporting our clients understand the importance of Tax, the optimal way to address tax requirements in their countries and the value that it can bring
  • Working together with our other Tax Transformation colleagues as well as other groups in KPMG such as Consulting
  • Helping clients develop robust global governance and process frameworks
  • Develop our service offerings and service delivery models
  • Establishing and maintaining strong client relationships with both existing and new clients
  • Line manage managers and assistant managers and oversee output of offshore resource in order to deliver client projects;
  • Identify opportunities to identify additional services that the client may need and liaise with subject specialists.
  • Coaching and technical support for other team members.
  • Follow KPMG best practice and policy.


Can I work remotely for this Tax Senior Manager position?

The job location for this position is listed as various offices in the UK, however, flexible working arrangements are available, including remote working options. You can discuss your specific requirements with the hiring team during the interview process.

What qualifications are required for this role?

Qualified by experience applicants are welcome, as well as those with ATT / CTA / ACA or equivalent qualifications. Project Management qualifications and specific transformation skills (e.g. Lean Six Sigma) are also beneficial.

What type of clients will I be working with in this role?

This role involves working with a diverse client base, from mid-market to FTSE listed groups, from public sector to real estate to financial services. You will have the opportunity to work with clients of all sizes and across various sectors.

What technology platforms will I be working with in this role?

You will be working with ERP systems such as SAP S4 HANA, Oracle, and Workday. Additionally, you may be involved in implementing VAT determination engines and other tax technology solutions.


Mission & Purpose

KPMG is one of the Big 4 accounting firms and provides professional services in the areas of audit, tax, and advisory. With a global presence, they offer a wide range of solutions to help organisations navigate complex business challenges, manage risks, and achieve sustainable growth. KPMG's ultimate mission is to inspire confidence and empower change, aiming to deliver high-quality services that contribute to the success and long-term viability of their clients. Their purpose revolves around building trust in the capital markets, supporting economic growth, and fostering a culture of integrity and accountability. Through their expertise, innovation, and commitment to ethical practices, KPMG strives to make a positive impact on businesses, economies, and society as a whole.