Bristol Myers Squibb Tax Accountant/Manager in Chester, United Kingdom

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) has one of the richest biopharmaceutical pipelines in the industry. We discover, develop, and manufacture lifesaving and life-altering drugs in cancer, hepatitis C, heart disease, and other therapeutic areas. BMS also has one of the most reliable supply networks and our clinical operations program is among the best and busiest anywhere. We are a company that is forward thinking, a company in which diversity and inclusion are at the forefront of how we view our talent and how we work. Our science is second to none and the transformation work underway will enable us to continue to lead our peer group.

The European Tax Team supporting BMS entities across the region and based in Chester is seeking to recruit a Tax Accountant / Manager on a permanent basis. Reporting to the Senior Tax Manager, you will be part of an international tax team.

A typical day might include the following:

  • Supporting the business while minimizing tax expense and tax risk exposure.

  • Involvement in deferred and current tax reporting on a quarterly basis.

  • Responsibility for direct and indirect tax compliance – in close cooperation with external tax advisors.

  • Provide high-quality tax and tax accounting support to internal stakeholders in finance, accounting, and corporate tax teams.

  • Liaise with auditors in relation to SOX, Internal & External Audits.

  • Providing tax advice to global projects run by the business.

This job might be for you if:

  • The ideal candidate must have good knowledge and experience in tax or tax accounting.

  • IT skills with good knowledge of Excel are required.

  • Ability to work in a diverse environment with multiple stakeholders. Excellent organizational skills and accountability are all key attributes for this position in addition to strong communication skills.

  • You are eager to learn more about tax and tax accounting in different jurisdictions.

Why should you apply:

  • You will be part of a company that encourages excellence and innovation, respects diversity, develops leaders and values its employees.

  • You will be part of a highly collaborative team of tax specialists.

  • You will get a competitive salary and a great benefits package including an annual bonus, pension contribution, medical insurance, 25 days annual leave, life assurance, free parking and on-site gym.

We’re creating innovative medicines for patients fighting serious diseases. We’re also nurturing our own diverse team with inspiring work and challenging career options. No matter the role, each one of us makes a contribution. And that makes all the difference.

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