VAT Manager

Job Title: VAT Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Somerset
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: 13928600/001_1589473128
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2020 17:18

Job Description

A leading and growing firm of chartered accountants based in Somerset, with offices across the county is searching for a VAT Manager to join their highly regarded and successful team in a role offering excellent progression prospects and scope for involvement in wide ranging technical VAT compliance and planning projects. You will be a key addition, with a clear progression path on offer.

Client Details

A growing and highly successful accountancy practice in Somerset, more details on confidential discussion and exploration.


Joining as VAT Manager, working closely with the firms Directors as a key support, you will be primarily responsible for providing a VAT advisory service to a wide range of clients across the firm, managing a portfolio of clients and working on wide ranging projects across the firm. Alongside this you will manage the wider VAT team, reviewing and acting in a mentoring and support capacity. You will take a proactive approach, looking to build internal and client relationships providing VAT advice, with the autonomy to carve a key role in this growth focused firm. Clients include a wide range of successful and large corporate clients, OMBs SME's and charities with many operating internationally, with complex VAT advisory work arising from this client base. You will get the opportunity to explore VAT issues in a wide range of areas including land and property, education, health and technology. There will be opportunity for key involvement in the further growth of this service line and the associated progression for your career.


You will be any of - ACA/ACCA/ ATT/CTA qualified, with a background either, specialising in indirect tax and VAT, or with significant experience providing VAT compliance and advisory/planning services to mixed clients. Your background is likely to have been developed within any of, small/medium/large independent firm background, or Top 50/Mid or Top Tier firm environment around VAT Manager level. You will be looking to carve a key role, within a leading, large independent firm, where you can see a clear path to progress your career.

Job Offer

Circa £40,000 - £55,000 dependent on experience and background, negotiable, plus benefits.