Vat Accountant - Financial Services

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
London
Salary
60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum
Posted
12 Mar 2017
Closes
09 Apr 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


The Role

Robert Half are hiring for a VAT Accountant for a leading financial services business based in North London near to Barnet. This is a full-time permanent position.

Reporting into the Indirect Tax Manager, the VAT Accountant will fulfil a group-wide role looking after VAT and indirect tax compliance for the business, supporting on employment tax compliance, and assisting on project and advisory work.

Responsibilities include:

- Preparation and submission of UK VAT returns

- Quarterly VAT reporting

- Advising the business on VAT and indirect tax issues

- Act as a point of contact for HMRC on indirect tax matters-

Working on the groups partial exemption for VAT - identifying risks and maximising opportunities for VAT recovery

- Preparation of annual PSA return and supporting on employment tax compliance issues.

- Support Head of Tax and Indirect Tax Manager on project work



Your Profile

The company is looking to hire a qualified VAT specialist ( ACA / ACCA / ICAS / CTA) with experience of financial services VAT, specifically partial exemption.

This experience could have been gained from working in VAT department of a large practice, or from working in an in-house tax position with a financial services company.



The Company

The company is a leading UK financial services business, one of the market-leaders in their particular field.



Salary & Benefits

Salary is in the region of GBP50,000 to GBP55,000 plus benefits package.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.