VAT Manager (FTSE-100 Financial Services)

A FTSE-100 Insurance business are seeking to appoint a VAT Manager to cover compliance and advisory responsibilities for EMEA.

This is a newly created position, that has come about due to the current VAT Manager being promoted onto a global transformation programme.

The role will be working from home for the foreseeable, with flexible working planned for the future.

Responsibilities:

  • Review VAT returns as produced by the group VAT Accountants for Europe, reviewing the compliance process and implementing improvements where required
  • Reviewing VAT reporting methodology
  • Reviewing the current MTD project and advising on improvements
  • Manage the upcoming PESM review in conjunction with the Big 4 advisors – previous PESM experience is not specifically required
  • Input into ongoing finance projects such as the global transformation programme

Requirements:

  • Qualified in Top Tier or Big 4 financial services team preferably, or at least with partial exemption experience
  • In-house experience/training would also be considered
  • Up-to-date knowledge of current indirect tax legislation including but not exclusive to MTD and Brexit
  • Knowledge of IPT would be beneficial but is not required
  • The ability to quickly pick up new systems and processes would be highly desirable