Senior Manager, International Tax

Requisition ID:  6932

Each one of us brings something different to Vistra, working as one team to deliver the right solution.That’s why our clients choose to work with us – the power of our combined skills makes us unstoppable.Vistra offers a unique platform for our clients and our people to seize the world of opportunities.At the heart of everything we do are our core values:Committing to clients, Working as ONE Vistra, Empowering people and Doing the Right thing.

Why Vistra


At Vistra, we believe our clients’ businesses and people can make a difference in the world. That’s why our work is focused on helping our clients act with confidence and speed to seize opportunity wherever it arises. As a global corporate service provider and fund administrator with more than 5,000 professionals in over 45 jurisdictions, we empower legal entities globally to work smarter, grow faster, act responsibly, protect capital and scale across borders — by doing what we do best: reducing risk and enhancing efficiency.


We support our clients over six sectors: Private Equity, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Corporate, Company Formation and Private Wealth and deliver value across three service lines:


  • Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Advisory and Transaction Support
  • Finance, Accounting and Administration


We grow when you grow, and we succeed when we work together across boundaries and borders, as one team. So, our promise to our clients is the same to you: working together, we will give you the confidence, the tools and the support to achieve your ambitions and leverage your unique skills — to seize your opportunity and help make a difference in the world.


You can also check out our LinkedIn Life page and our About us page to get a sense of Vistra’s culture and our values.


So, what do you think? If you are excited about working with us and think you can get the job done but not quite sure if you meet all the requirements 100%, we want to encourage you to give it a try OR have an informal chat with one of our Talent Acquisition representatives.   


Our opportunity for you:


Vistra US is currently recruiting for a Senior Manager, International Tax who will be accountable for the scoping and delivery of global Corporate International Tax products and solutions to Vistra’ clients around the globe, within an existing supportive & highly collaborative Tax Advisory team environment.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Research and prepare advice and services across multiple jurisdictions on core international tax areas including Corporate Tax, Permanent Establishment, TP, WHT etc.
  • Transfer Pricing benchmarking analysis – partnering with clients on a global basis.
  • Supply Chain and Functional Analysis and preparation of supporting Transfer Pricing Documentation.
  • Advising on tax efficient trading arrangements
  • Manage delivery of international tax advice across multiple countries, business divisions and clients
  • Provide advice within a team environment on corporate international tax and business matters for clients in a range of industries including digital services, product manufacturing and pharmaceuticals 
  • Provide Tax Authority audit support and to assist in the preparation of data, supporting documents and applicable correspondence, to be sent to tax authorities conducting tax reviews, enquiries and audits
  • Work alongside a strong team of Tax Managers and Tax Directors in serving as trusted tax advisor and business partner to clients and prospects, building advisor-client relationships 
  • Assist in simplifying complicated and inter-related technical issues into digestible and understandable client action plans – for example, supply chain analysis and application of points of taxation
  • Keep up to speed with tax changes across small portfolio of countries - identify and communicate new advisory opportunities to existing client base 
  • Assist with preparation of Webinars as required 
  • Ensure key deliverables are actioned to an excellent standard with Vistra & International Tax Advisory team quality & risk framework
  • Support and liaise with key stakeholders to gain clarity regarding terms of service to be delivered by International Tax team
  • Assist with meetings (including teleconferences) dealing with technical issues.
  • Take part in team training and co-ordinate with Training Department 
  • Encourage continuous improvement by engaging with systems that allow team members to share their experiences, lessons learnt, systems and processes
  • Ensure effective processes are maintained across the global international tax teams, including keeping abreast of developments in international tax and regional issues that will impact the client base
  • Encourage continuous improvement by ensuring systems are in place that allow team members to share their experiences, lessons learnt, new (regional) developments etc.
  • Coverage of core international corporate tax concepts, including:
  • Country specific & global tax advice – across entirety of corporate and operational lifecycle
  • Tax efficient operations, structures & financing
  • Corporate income taxes – comparative analysis
  • Permanent establishment planning
  • Treaty interpretation & withholding taxes
  • Transfer Pricing (CbCR) – planning & documentation
  • Post–implementation reviews
  • Direct tax examinations and audits
  • Tax efficient global supply chain reviews
  • Tax efficient multi-country corporate rationalisation



Attributes/ Technical Skills:

  • Organized and results-driven, able to work in team managing multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • CA/CPA or CTA (or equivalent)
  • Self-starter with strong influencing and negotiation skills, keen to develop new technical skills


Relevant Experience:

  • CTA and/or ACA qualified (or equivalent)
  • Global based international tax advisory experience
  • Delivery of full range of core international tax matters for 5+ years
  • Proactive and self-motivated, professional and commercial outlook
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and meticulous attention to detail
  • Capable of working under pressure and with minimal supervision.


Education/ Memberships:

  • CTA and / or ACA (or equivalent)


Computer Skills:

  • MS Office suite


Join US!


Our promise to our clients is simple: we help them seize opportunity and make a difference in the world. It’s the same to you.


Make a difference — seize your world of opportunity with Vistra!



Bring Your Whole Self to Work

We’re passionate about Diversity and Inclusion at Vistra.We believe that everyone is equal and unique, and by embracing diversity it makes us better company.This creates an environment where anyone, from any background, can do their best work; Vistra is for the ambitious, the entrepreneurial, the bold.


Boston, US

Department:  Advisory (B301009)

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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