VAT Specialist - 12 month FTC

Job Title: VAT Specialist - 12 month FTC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -122021-4542985_1638802508
Contact Name: Jobin James
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 06, 2021 14:55

Job Description

Manage and Optimize the VAT return process and lead and coordinate cross-functional activities and explain the outcome in simple wording to non-finance people.

Client Details

Our client is a leading global energy company


  • Responsible for the timely set-up & filing of VAT & intrastat return
  • Coordinate responses to tax audits & lead the data gathering (utilizing the Shared Service Center)
  • Along with Tax, manage external VAT service providers, including bringing work in house where possible or looking for lower cost alternatives
  • Closely engage with the appropriate tax experts to ensure compliance with Country specific requirements
  • Be the liaison between the business and the tax groups for any new business opportunity outside the regular international marine business
  • Actively looks for optimized solutions for the VAT returns resulting in benefits for the business
  • Manages any new VAT implementation from start to finish


  • Preferred knowledge on Tax and VAT rules
  • Ability to communicate finance matters to senior level in the organization

Job Offer

  • Opportunity to work for a globally renowned brand
  • Every alternate Friday off