VAT Consultant - EMEA & Canada

  • Location

    London, London

  • Sector:

    Tax Technology, VAT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rebecca McKerral

  • Contact email:

    rebeccamckerral@puresearch.com

  • Job ref:

    JO-2102-180923_1614688187

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-01

  • Client:

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Advisory and technology contract role with a leading global organization

Our client is a leading global retail & ecommerce business, with a rapidly expanding tax team. We are engaged to appoint a VAT consultant for 12 months to assist with MTD, tax engine implementation, compliance automation and ad hoc advisory work.

The role

  • Review and preparation of VAT/GST returns in conjunction with automation project
  • Implementation of internal controls and providing advice to the business - including testing, tax return comparisons etc
  • Assist with automating VAT compliance resulting from the implementation of European VAT engine the Global MTD implementation
  • Review and document VAT processes in line with the governance framework
  • Process and controls
  • Perform VAT vs accounting reconciliations

About you

  • Ideally you will have diverse industry or practice experience
  • Good understanding and solid experience of VAT return preparation and accounting reconciliation, specifically with automating VAT compliance processes
  • One Source compliance and Oracle experience
  • Advanced level of Excel, with desire to embrace new technology
  • Alteryx and Hyperion experience is desirable but not essential

12 months contract - possibility to perm. Up to £80,000. London - flexible working