Indirect Tax AccountantReference: J51509
The Indirect Tax Accountant will be responsible for the day to day management of the international VAT and customs duties compliance, efficiency and effectiveness of processes and controls relating to indirect tax and providing tax advice to the business in relation to the transactions.
This position is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to add real value to the finance function by implementing and changing current processes in order to create transparency and efficiency across the business.
The main duties will include:
Play a key part in the implementation and management of VAT reporting software transitioning from a managed service operation
Ensuring compliance with customs duties requirements on both import and export
Reviewing and maximising use of special customs procedures to minimize customs duty liabilities and to effectively manage cash flow
Ensuring compliance of numerous VAT registrations in EU markets and Australia ensuring VAT returns, supplementary declarations and EC sales lists are filled accurately and on time
Ensuring Compliance of current UK VAT returns and development of future returns in line with MTD guidelines
Managing relations on a day-to-day basis with the tax authorities in relation to indirect tax queries
Providing tax advice to colleagues
Proven experience in international VAT & customs
Strong academic background
Strong communication skills
Excellent IT skills and knowledge or Microsoft packages
The ability to build and maintain strong working relationships both internally and externally
If you are interested in this position and and would like to know more, please apply today.