European VAT Accountant

  • Location:

  • Sector:

    VAT, Indirect Tax

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £40,000 plus bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Alexis Masters-Peach

  • Contact email:

    alexis.masterspeach@communicate-rs.com

  • Job ref:

    AMP-VAT35SNN

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-12

  • Client:

    Communicate Recruitment Solutions

A global technology business is currently seeking a VAT Accountant for their small, in-house VAT team. This is a newly created role due to the global expansion of the business, over the coming years this team aims to double in size. You will report directly into the VAT Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the VAT compliance and audit process for EMEA
  • Assisting the VAT compliance pipeline, ensuring returns are accurate and filed on time
  • Support the team on VAT correction
  • Ad hoc assistance with VAT queries from group and strategy

Requirements:

  • ATT/ ACCA/ ACA or equivalent qualified or studying towards
  • Experience in using SAP is preferable but not essential
  • Proven VAT knowledge for the UK and preferably EMEA countries
  • A strong personality with good confidence