VAT Manager

Job Title: VAT Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 13/11/2020
Reference: 14100740/001_1593684040
Contact Name: Anna-Marie Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2020 11:00

Job Description

My client is a growing, progressive and inclusive employer. They are looking to grow their Indirect Tax team by hiring a manager.

Client Details

My client is forward thinking leading firm of chartered accountants based in London.

Their clients; vision is at the middle of what they do. They are approachable and take a great amount of pride is providing compliance and advisory services to a range of clients.


80% Advisory

Provising technical VAT advice to a varied mix of clients

Preparing Instructions to Counsel, highly technical property and other advice, partial exemption, international work, charities through to support for our outsourcing team and assisting in defending clients under HMRC inspection and challenge.

Building a network of contacts internally for business development

Responsibility for delegating to and managing the team

Training and mentoring

You will be involved in business development initiatives such as client seminars and drafting of VAT alerts etc.

Liaising & negotiating with HM Revenue & Customs.

Reviewing VAT returns prepared by other members of staff

Preparing VAT returns that require more technical knowledge

Overseeing, training and managing junior VAT staff


3-5 years Advisory VAT exposure within a similar sector

Exposure to partial exemption, CGS, property, financial services, EU & international trade, due diligence, VAT grouping, charities

Job Offer

Competitive package and salary. Wider benefits package too.