People Services Tax Academy – Nationwide opportunities.
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KPMG's People Services practice is a dynamic and successful area of our Tax, Pensions and Legal Services business. A constantly changing and increasingly high-profile field, People Services can offer a very broad range of quality career paths to ambitious people. Our People Services practice encompasses a wide range of areas across Global Mobility Services (GMS), Employer Reward Services (ERS) and Technology. Our GMS team assists organisations to manage their globally mobile workforce. For our clients we provide a single source of advisory and compliance experience covering all aspects of global mobility and international assignments. Services range from international tax compliance and consultancy, advising on international social security and pensions through to helping clients to design their global mobility policies or move into a new territory. Our ERS team brings a number of key elements under one umbrella, Reward, Employment Solutions and Employee Benefit Solutions all delivering a wide range of services. The scope is broad, covering payroll and HMRC compliance, employee reward and benefit strategy design including technology, executive strategic reward, valuation services, workforce management and advice on national minimum wage and gender pay gap. Our technology team provides cutting-edge solutions and tools to help clients in both the GMS and ERS space, helping them meet their compliance requirements, work more effeciently and minimise their risk.
KPMG is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax & Pensions, Consulting, Deal Advisory and Technology services. Through the talent of over 16,000 colleagues, we bring our creativity and insight to our clients’ most critical challenges.
With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.
KPMG's People Services practice is a dynamic and successful area of our Tax, Pensions and Legal Services business. A constantly changing and increasingly high-profile field, People Services offer a very broad range of quality career paths to ambitious people. Our People Services practice encompasses a wide range of areas across Global Mobility Services (GMS) and Employer Reward Services (ERS).
Our GMS team assists organisations to manage their globally mobile workforce. We provide a single source of advisory and compliance experience covering all aspects of
international assignments. Services range from income tax compliance, advising on international social security and pensions through to helping clients to design their global mobility policies or move into a new territory.
Our ERS team brings a number of key elements under one umbrella, Reward, Employment Solutions and Employee Benefit Solutions. The scope is broad, covering employer withholding and reporting compliance (such as national minimum wage and gender pay gap), employee reward and benefit strategy design. It includes technology, executive strategic reward, valuation services, and workforce management..
We are looking for remarkable candidates, ready for early assumption of responsibilities and close, regular contact with our dynamic partner group.
Once you have submitted an application, you may be requested to take part in a short telephone interview. If successful, you will be invited to join our Open Evening in London, where you will have the opportunity to network with KPMG people Services tax professionals and to find out whether this is the right choice for you.
Our Open Evening will be held on Tuesday 4th September (TBC).
To register your interest in attending, please submit your CV below and specify your area of interest.
Successful candidates will join us in January 2019 – when you will start your People Services technical training programme in London.
Role & Responsibilities:
Building and maintaining good relationships with clients
- Being the day-to-day contact for allocated clients
- Preparation of Income Tax calculations
- Preparation of Tax Equalisation calculations
- Conduct arrival/departure briefings
- Preparation of written advice for clients
- Project management of advisory projects carried out for clients
- Ensuring clients are provided with up to date information on GMS developments
- Involvement in business development/proposals
- Working with large clients/mid-size clients
Experience and Background:
We anticipate that you will currently be working in a role involving one or more of the following areas:
- Accounting, Finance and Internal Audit
- IT, systems and data & analytics
- Logistics and supply chain management
- Sales & marketing
You should have:
- At least 1 year of relevant work experience
- Curiosity about the world of business and how commercial organisations adapt to changing market conditions
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to remain calm and professional when working to deadlines
- The confidence and ability to question established practices and processes and suggest improvements
- The flexibility to be able to respond to sudden changes in workload
- Good knowledge of Word and Excel packages would also be advantageous
- Your enthusiasm, ambition and curiosity are what we seek
If the chance to work with interesting clients and innovative technology wasn’t rewarding enough, we’ll motivate you in other ways too. At KPMG you can expect real responsibilities and opportunities to grow professionally.
‘Our Deal’ sets out all the different ways you’ll be rewarded at KPMG. Among other things you can benefit from honest conversations about your career as well as a range of other rewards. In all these ways and more, we have created an environment that can bring out the best in you.
While some of our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, we are supportive where possible of helping you to achieve a balance between your home and work demands.
We are happy to discuss individual requirements and our range of flexible working arrangements could be of interest. Furthermore, as part of the recruitment process, we can put you in touch with people who work flexibly so you can understand from them what our culture is like.
Applying with a Disability
KPMG are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. As a member of the Business Disability Forum we're committed to ensuring that you are treated fairly throughout our Recruitment Process. Should you be successful after the initial application stage, please discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require, with your recruitment contact.
KPMG's commitment to diversity
We are proud of the value we place on individuality; we want you to bring your full self to work and truly maximise your potential. We believe that your individuality helps us to deliver the best results for our clients. Diversity of background, diversity of experience, diversity of perspective - that's the KPMG difference. But, don't take our word for it, find out more about diversity at KPMG.
Returning to work after a break
At KPMG, we appreciate that returning to work after an extended career break can be daunting. We understand that those with experience who have taken a career break have a wealth of experience and knowledge to offer our organisation, which helps us to achieve our business goals. We will support you to refresh your skills, develop your confidence and provide a supportive network across the firm to help you best integrate into the working environment. This role welcomes applications for individuals who have been out of work for 18 months or more and who have previous relevant experience.
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