Job details

Group Tax Manager

Job reference: NRD-MAN-FIN-01721

Closing date: 04/06/2018

Salary: up to £60,000 DOE plus excellent benefits

Department: Finance

Hours per week: 28 hours per week

N Brown group is a leading FTSE 250 online retailer with over 150 years of distance shopping experience. Best known by our 3 power brands; Simply Be, Jacamo and of course JD Williams, we turned over £920 million in 2017/2018, with a pre-tax profit of £81.6 million.

Our vision is to become a leading digital retailer and to continue to expand our active customer base of over 4 million, becoming the globally loved experts in fashion that fits by helping our customers’ look and feel amazing through our trusted family of over 20 brands.

As we continue to grow and look to expand overseas, we have an exciting opportunity for a Tax Manager to join the team. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller the role of Tax Manager is varied and a fantastic opportunity for the successful individual to take ownership of this area within N Brown.

We are looking for someone who is highly organised and confident communicating complex issues in simple terms. You will have tax experience in a FTSE250 group or Big 4 firm and hold ACA, ACT ACCA or CTA qualifications. This role is a permanent position working from our head office based in central Manchester and would suit someone who is looking for flexible hours in a part time role.

Key Accountabilities as our Tax Manager

  • Maintaining the relationship with HMRC and the delivery of the tax computations for several companies.
  • Tax budgeting, forecasting as well as annual computations and submission to HMRC
  • Provision of tax disclosure information for IFRS statutory accounts
  • Calculation of group relief
  • Liaison with HMRC and statutory auditors and being the central point of contact for our external tax advisors
  • Co-ordination and execution of iXBRL tagging
  • Assistance in VAT matters and assessing potential risks and opportunities
  • Ensure that Irish tax is correctly governed and submitted


What experience are we are looking for in our Tax Manager:

  • Up to date knowledge of relevant corporate tax laws
  • Recent experience of tax accounting for consolidated groups
  • Tax accounting experience under IFRS
  • Experience of undertaking tax computations for large tax accounts
  • Corporate Tax Advisory skills
  • Excellent data management skills to ensure a clear audit trail of all calculations
  • Recent demonstrable experience of working in a Corporate Tax Management


If you’re excited at the prospect of joining our journey here at N Brown as our Tax Manager, we would love to hear from you!

Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with N Brown Group.


The closing date for this job has now passed.