Manager, Tax & Regulatory Reporting CI & UK - Guernsey or Jersey

 

Ready for a new challenge? Our friendly and professional Governance Services team is looking for an energetic and knowledgeable individual who has a passion for technology and experience in tax driven reporting (e.g. FATCA, CRS or Economic Substance), as well as governance and/or accounting. In this role, you'll work closely with a diverse range of colleagues, taking responsibility for various client entity reporting requirements. If you'd like to play a key role in shaping our governance services business in the Channel Islands and UK and be part of our ambitious team, we'd love to hear from you.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • • Take responsibility for various client entity reporting requirements including, but not limited to, FATCA, CRS, MDR, DAC6, Country by Country reporting and Economic Substance
  • • Be the business owner of policies and procedures relating to client entity reporting and work closely with the head of Risk & Controls to ensure they remain up to date at all times
  • • Manage the technology and reporting framework for client entity reporting and build and maintain an effective solution for the Mourant Governance Services teams
  • • Manage the annual cycle of client entity reporting across Jersey, Guernsey and the UK
  • • Provide training to the Mourant Governance Services teams, client entities and Boards on FATCA, CRS, MDR, DAC6, Country by Country reporting and Economic Substance
  • • Perform analysis on a variety of legislation to identify specific requirements and changes that may impact client entity reporting. In particular in relation to BEPS, and OECD Pillar 1 and Pillar 2 initiatives
  • • Develop solutions and thought leadership on new reporting requirements as they emerge and provide training on related future legislation impacting client entities
  • • Manage reporting system upgrades and related testing alongside the IT team and members of the Mourant Governance Services operations team
  • • Collaborate effectively with support staff
  • • Assist the operations team in identifying and implementing process improvements across the business
  • • Keep current with latest technologies

Experience, skills & technical knowledge required

  • • Should be degree qualified (or equivalent), have gained a suitable accounting or governance qualification and have a passion for technology
  • • Able to demonstrate a flexible and pro-active approach to problem solving, both in an individual capacity and as part of a team, with an ability to apply IT to solve business problems
  • • Should have specific expertise around client entity reporting and the international tax landscape
  • • Enthusiasm and capacity to learn and develop including taking initiative to learn new skills and create client entity solutions
  • • Must be proactive, have a positive outlook and be well-organised, with good personal management skills and with a proven record of taking ownership of tasks and responsibility for ensuring completion
  • • Good verbal and written communication skills are essential, together with the ability to build relationships, working as part of a global team to achieve a common goal

 

At Mourant, we nurture a culture of inclusivity and mutual respect, where people of all backgrounds and experience are equally empowered to reach their full potential. We believe in attracting, developing and enabling a diverse workforce. If you understand the importance of exceptional client service and share the same passion for our values, we'd really like to hear from you.