In-House Tax Accountant

Job Title: In-House Tax Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Uxbridge, London
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + bonus + pension + benefits
Reference: 3604015_1560164900
Contact Name: Robert McIlroy
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2019 12:08

Job Description

Full-Time Part Qualified Tax Accountant for US Group owning iconic consumer goods brands, Uxbridge.

Your new company
Your new company is a global group with headquarters in the US which owns truly iconic consumer goods brands that you are likely to see on the shelves of many supermarkets and other high street retail outlets. You will be required to work in the UK office based in Uxbridge.

Your new role
Reporting to the Group Tax Manager in the overall finance function of the group you will be responsible for the review, sign off and submission of VAT, Intrastat and EC Sales lists for the UK, Ireland, Sweden and Norway as required. You will coordinate with the global shared service centre team for posting VAT payment journals, completing BS reconciliations, arranging payments, supervising the clearing down of the accounts in SAP in a timely manner. You will be able to provide definitive advice on VAT codes for new products. You will assist with quarterly SOX control reviews and the accounting team with any external and internal audit requirements. Periodic testing of SAP. Collation of information to assist advisors with the preparation of tax returns; preparation of commission tables with your understanding of corporation tax and the company's transfer price based tax model; assisting with quarterly and annual tax forecasting and reporting, statutory compliance and disclosures. You will develop and maintain robust controls, and process documentation proactively seeking areas to improve and streamline processes in addition to assisting with ad-hoc queries from Head Office as appropriate.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally at least you will be a part qualified accountant or tax professional with a recognised accreditation and will have at least two years VAT experience in a tax department either in a professional services firm or in a commercial business. Prior experience working in FMCG, retail or a supplier environment would be a distinct advantage.

What you'll get in return
Base salary between £40,000 - £50,000 plus bonus(8%) in addition to 25 days holiday, medical and dental package, subsidised canteen, gym onsite and wellbeing offerings (Including health checks and massages), life assurance, eye Care vouchers, cycle to work scheme and 2 extra days annual leave for volunteering.

This role offers you the opportunity to work within a challenging fast moving environment and you will be given the platform to develop first class tax knowledge and skills.

Full study support provide for part qualified studiers.

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