VAT Senior Manager

Job Title: VAT Senior Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + (Excellent package)
Reference: 3886549_1605528037
Contact Name: Oliver Nield
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2020 12:00

Job Description

Join Chester based accountancy firm as a Senior VAT Manager - £50,000-65,000

Your new company
Join one of the most esteemed tax consultancies of chartered accountants in the North West as they continue capitalising on their recent successes servicing their clients following the COVID outbreak. They are looking for a VAT Senior Manager to help build out their VAT offering, expecting many existing clients to request this advice in the run up to and aftermath of Brexit. They have excellent staff retention within this firm and can provide a great set of work across a varied, national client base, all while being based in Chester.

Your new role
In this Chester based job opportunity your primary responsibility as VAT Senior Manager will be to manage a portfolio of clients and, alongside the partners, be the main point of contact for clients. You will regularly be involved with tax planning and complex tax issues, for a client base that range in turnovers between £1-700m. You will encourage the VAT offering in your new Chester-based firm and will also reviewing and signing off final advice. You will complete the associated complex compliance work as part of the projects you work on and work collaboratively with other members of your new firm to maximise impact on behalf of clients.

What you'll need to succeed
You must be accountancy or tax qualified. In order to be successful in this role, you must have significant UK VAT knowledge and experience. Experience of project management an d practising confidence with a large portfolio of clients will also be necessary for this role. If you have previously been involved in business development and have knowledge of numerous industries' indirect tax markets, this position will provide excellent career progression and the opportunity to challenge yourself with an interesting and varied workload.

What you'll get in return
In addition to being a part of some highly interesting and complex work as a personal sounding board for your new clients base, this firm can offer career progression with no glass ceiling, and is prepared to offer you a very competitive salary, as well as other notable flexible benefits. Their success has been driven by their staff and they therefore have a great inclusive and collaborative working culture.

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