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Senior VAT Manager

Job Title: Senior VAT Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
REF: AC/771662_1666280225
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Great role working for a high profile brand who are looking for a Senior VAT Manager who is Qualified (CTA/ACA or equivalent). As the Senior VAT Manager you will have responsibility for reviewing UK VAT compliance as well leading various VAT/business projects and the role reports into the Head of Tax.

They offer great benefits such as a bonus scheme, car allowance, 3.5% of your base salary as a flexi allowance which can be added to your salary or paid into a pension for example (or used on other benefits), lifecover, healthcover, phone

What the role will be doing:

  • Responsibility for the review of UK VAT compliance including quarterly VAT returns taking full ownership of the review process and ensuring submission is made to HMRC by the statutory deadlines.
  • Review of VAT balance sheet accounts and ensuring that differences are investigated, and appropriate accounting action is taken where required.
  • Responsibility for the review of VAT journals and resolving VAT queries received from the business.
  • Undertaking contract reviews and leading VAT and business projects.
  • Preparation of correspondence for HMRC in relation to VAT projects.
  • Resolving and managing HMRC enquiries.
  • Identification and implementation of improvements to the above processes
  • Provide support to the Head of Tax on advising the business on the VAT impact of new initiatives.

Experience needed:

  • Qualified (CTA/ACA or equivalent)
  • Strong VAT compliance experience
  • Drive and enthusiasm

Nice to have:

  • Employment tax knowledge and experience
  • Corporation tax knowledge

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