Accountant

  • Location

    Uxbridge

  • Sector:

    VAT, Corporate Tax

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000

  • Contact:

    Sarah Barlin

  • Contact email:

    sb@andrewvinell.com

  • Job ref:

    AVTR0249

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-09

  • Client:

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Reporting to the UK & Ireland Head of Finance, this role will have responsibility for accounting, tax & internal controls for the UK and Ireland businesses. This role calls for an individual with a wide breadth of knowledge and demonstrated experience across Finance, Tax and Accounting. A high degree of business partnership, entrepreneurial spirit and a learning mindset will be critical in this ‘start-up like’ and highly autonomous environment.
 
 
Key responsibilities
 
Accounting & Controls
• Lead accounting and tax period end activities (Month End, Quarter End, Year End)
• Journal Entry Posting in SAP as Required
• Balance Sheet reviews and Working Capital analysis, insights, and recommendations
• Reporting consolidation (as required) across UK and Irish entities
• Lead the statutory account preparation for UK and Ireland entities
• Partner with external accounting firms to complete annual audit engagements
• Ensure compliance with internal control and accounting policies.
 
Tax
• Review, approve & submit VAT, Intrastat and EC Sales lists for the UK and Ireland
• Collation of information to assist advisors with the preparation of tax returns
• Prepare commission tables with and understanding of corporate tax and transfer pricing
• Assist with tax forecasting and reporting, statutory compliance, and disclosures
• Providing advice to brand teams on the VAT code and treatment for new products
 
 
Skills and attributes
• Qualified ACCA/ACA/ATT
• Familiarity with UK IAS and French GAAP
• Previous Audit, VAT, Transfer Price & Corporate Tax Experience
• SAP (or similar ERP) Experience
• Proactive, Results Oriented and a High Degree of Learning Agility