Indirect Tax Manager

Indirect Tax Manager

Job Title: Indirect Tax Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PS - 4105_1619591773
Contact Name: Phil Smyth
Job Published: 9 days ago

Job Description

A fast growing UK retail business are looking to hire an Indirect Tax Manager to join their in-house tax team based in London. Reporting to the Head of Tax, you will be a key member of team working across a broad range of indirect tax compliance and advisory matters.

The role

  • You will own the UK VAT planning and strategy
  • You will oversee and monitor the tax systems to ensure proper compliance with VAT laws and reporting
  • Preparation of supporting working papers including assembly of data into tax returns and quarterly payment calculations
  • Interrogation of accounting systems and analysis of outputs from other departments
  • Ad hoc consulting and advisory projects
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders, information providers, external advisers and revenue authorities
  • Support VAT tax compliance and implement process improvements

Ideal candidate

  • Highly experienced tax practitioner
  • Software skills (excel; word; PowerPoint)
  • Efficient ability to interrogate accounting systems (e.g. SAP)
  • Excellent interpersonal and confident communication skills
  • Negotiation skills, able to sustain opinion and handle challenges
  • Ability to work independently, managing conflicting priorities with ease and efficiency

For further information on this opportunity, please contact Phil Smyth at The Consultancy Group.