Interim Tax Compliance Specialist (Financial Services)

A rare opportunity has arisen for a tax compliance specialist to join the team as they look to in-house their tax team and cut down on advisory fees. This is an instantly recognisable financial services firm based in Central London offering a lot of flexibility with working from home.

 

Reporting into the Head of Finance, this role offers a huge amount of autonomy, so the successful candidate must be confident and be able to stand on their own two feet. This is an initial 12-month contract starting this month with a strong possibility of going permanent.  

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Manage the UK corporate tax compliance process inclusive of the preparation and submission of tax returns, reporting under IFRS
  • Responsible for preparation of VAT returns for group and negotiating PESM with HMRC
  • Maintenance of the group’s ETR

 

Requirements:

 

  • ACA/ACCA/CTA or equivalent qualified with at least 2 years PQE (more desirable)
  • Must be strong on tax accounting and have a working knowledge of VAT
  • Experience within the financial services sector is beneficial
  • Strong tax accounting experience
  • Available from mid-July