We are looking for a Senior Tax Analyst to join our team. The successful candidate will actively prepare and assist with the motorsport companies tax affairs, to include Mercedes Benz Grand Prix Limited, Mercedes Benz Motorsport Limited, and Mercedes Benz Grand Prix Estates Limited. The individual will build good working relationships and ensure all Tax Returns and payments are completed accurately and on time.

Key Accountabilities (Duties)

Direct taxes

  • Ownership of all Corporation Tax tasks to meet statutory deadlines, including but not limited to:

    • Corporation tax return (P&L analysis, Capital allowances review, RDEC claim)

    • Corporation tax payments

  • Ensuring corporate withholding tax certificate and DTA certificates are completed as appropriate

  • Completion of the local and actual tax and deferred tax balances for the Financial Reporting Team.

  • Support with SAO documentation, group notifications and submissions (CBCR/CIR), as required

  • Preparation with the PAYE Settlement Agreement and P11d reviews as appropriate

Indirect taxes

  • Completion of the monthly and quarterly VAT returns

  • Completion of overseas VAT returns

  • Review of customs data and support with customs queries

Non-resident performer withholding tax

  • Timely completion of the non-resident performer WHT returns for all applicable countries in line with the race calendar

  • Ensure all payments withheld correctly on payments to drivers and paid on time to the appropriate tax authorities

  • Ensure position is aligned with treatments of and other teams for same events and situations

  • Manage all communications with HMRC and any other Tax Authorities, including co-ordination of inspections


  • Assist team members with adhoc advice across all taxes

  • Work closely with colleagues to provide value adding, technically accurate, clear and concise advice covering a range of technical issues relevant to our business risks, challenges and opportunities.

  • To support accounting team to ensure balance sheet amounts for taxes are reconciled and correct

Candidate Profile

  • AAT/ ATT or equivalent qualified

  • SAP experience desirable

  • Competent with all basic Microsoft Office applications

  • An enthusiastic individual who is able to work both independently and within a highly collaborative team.

  • Must be able to work in fast paced, high pressured situations

  • Problem solving and attention to detail is critical to this role

  • The candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with both colleagues and external parties


We demand the best from our people. So it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: a generous bonus, life assurance, private medical cover, Mercedes company car lease scheme, 25 days holiday, on-site gym and subsidised restaurant facilities.

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