Group VAT Manager

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  • Sector:

    Indirect Tax

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  • Salary:

    Up to £80,000 plus discretionary bonus and benefits, flexibility for level of experience

  • Contact:

    Alexis Masters-Peach

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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  • Client:

    Communicate Recruitment Solutions

Our client is a constantly expanding, market leading commodities broker with global headquarters based in Central London. They are seeking a Group VAT Manager to join their fast-moving international tax team. This position is ideal for someone looking for an autonomous position where you will be designing processes and working closely with senior finance management on a variety of projects.


Key responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Overseeing the filing of UK and overseas VAT returns whilst managing the relationship with HMRC.
  • Working alongside the auditors, both internal and external, to guarantee efficient quarterly and year end processes.
  • Advise on all aspects of the VAT such as, the balance sheets and postings to VAT accounts.
  • Assess current VAT compliance and reporting processes to advise on process and tighten controls
  • Act as subject matter expert for VAT on all finance projects including Brexit and MTD


Skills required:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified OR HMRC/Industry trained
  • Experience of completing VAT returns.
  • Ability to solve VAT problems and be able to spot inaccuracies in doing so.
  • Skilled at working in a team but also being able to communicate with different levels of hierarchy.
  • A desire to assist in a variety of project work