AGS Airports Limited is the United Kingdom-based owner of Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Southampton Airports. The company was formed in September 2014 and is jointly held by Ferrovial (via Faero UK Limited) and AGS Ventures Airports Limited, an entity managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (Europe) Limited. Macquarie and Ferrovial have a long and successful history of partnering with each other across a number of infrastructure projects, with partnerships in airports including Bristol Airport and Sydney Airport. Both partners have developed extensive knowledge of aviation and have excellent contacts globally.
They are now looking for a Tax Manager to ensure that the tax affairs of the AGS Group are managed in accordance with the AGS Airports Holdings Ltd Group (AGS) Tax Strategy. The role will report to the Financial Controller.
This role is an important contributor to the AGS Finance function and trusted to produce accurate and timely tax returns. It requires a clear understanding of the business strategy, competitive pressures and the necessary financial arrangements required to achieve its goals.
The job holder will be a technically strong and experienced tax practitioner with at least 6 years’ experience gained in public practice and/or commerce primarily in corporation tax but possessing a strong awareness and knowledge of VAT and employment taxes. They will ensure that accurate tax returns and correct tax payments are made and that the Group is completely tax compliant.