Tax Accountant

£38,000 - £48,500 + bonus + pension + 27 days holiday + free on-site gym

Malmesbury, Wiltshire


The Corporate Tax Accountant will be part of Dyson’s Tax and Treasury team, which manages the worldwide tax compliance requirements and provides support to all areas of the business. The Corporate Tax Accountant will assist the Tax Manager in meeting the Group’s UK corporate tax compliance and Group tax reporting obligations.


There will be the opportunity to assist with business support projects as Dyson continues to grow and expand.

Market Overview

The building is the heartbeat of Dyson. Nearly 2,000 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world. In 2017, our HQ will double its footprint with an ambitious new expansion.

Function Overview

Working closely with everyone at Dyson – from sales and finance, to legal, marketing, RDD and more – our Tax & Treasury team develop critical knowledge of the business, and our future plans. Relying on this understanding, and their deep expertise, to ensure that our tax commitments are met, while managing Dyson’s cash liquidity and foreign exchange positions. As custodians of our corporate and legal structure, they also support Dyson operations in territories around the world. And as we grow, this challenge – and the team’s need for dynamic people who don’t shy away from them – grows with it.


  • Prepare and manage worldwide Group yearend provisioning  and accounts disclosures and UK CT computations – including group considerations such as WWDC, CFC rules and SAO

  • Calculation of RDEC and Patent Box benefits

  • Assessment of Capital Allowances and Research and Development Allowances

  • Quarterly tax group payment estimations and balance sheet reconciliations

  • Input in to tax sensitive accounting requirements

  • Work with Group Finance and local Finance teams to review and monitor the implementation of transfer pricing policies across the Group to ensure that they are being implemented correctly

  • Partner with the finance team, such as fixed assets team/statutory accounts preparation, on various projects requiring tax input.


  • Accounting and/or tax qualification (e.g. ACA, CTA or equivalent)

  • Experience of UK Group corporate tax compliance management and preparation and ideally complemented by some in-house experience

  • Specific experience with capital allowances, R&D tax credits, patent box regime and disregard regulations preferred.

  • A good understanding of SAP or similar ERP system

  • Able to communicate effectively with people inside and outside the company who have diverse backgrounds, languages and objectives

  • Able to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment

Ideally degree-qualified in a relevant subject

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 3-Apr-2017

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