VAT Manager or Senior Manager, Taunton, Somerset

Posted 9 months ago by Lawrance Alexander
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £Market Rate
Sector Indirect Tax
Hours Full Time
Job Type Practice
Recruiter Type Recruitment Consultant
Posted 9 months ago
Apply by Saturday, 18 August 2018

Taunton and its immediate surrounding regions enjoy a rich variety of national parks and nature reserves; it hosts the county cricket stadium, museums and Taunton castle, dating from the 10th century, so there is something for everyone here.

Perhaps you are a VAT specialist, familiar with land and property, partial exemption, charities and NFP, who is a local resident, or interested in relocation for the right VAT career opportunity.

If so, this role might be for you.

The Taunton office of this established firm of Chartered Accountants is looking to recruit an experienced VAT Manager or senior manager who will report to the VAT Director.

The role in brief:

Dealing with VAT compliance issues concerning the preparation of VAT returns, error correction and dealing with HMRC on behalf of clients

Attending VAT inspections and dealing with any matters arising

Dealing with queries and disputes with HMRC

Providing external and internal consultancy advice on compliance and technical issues

Carrying out VAT planning exercises to ensure that the VAT affairs of clients are as VAT efficient as possible

Identifying sources of work from within the firm and externally

Monitoring WIP and billing

About you:

Experience of providing VAT compliance and advice to a wide range of clients in your career to date, gained within a professional services practice, or potentially in-house or within HMRC

Knowledge and experience in dealing with issues relating to land and property, partial exemption, international services, charities and not for profit organisations as well as complex VAT transactions

Experience in dealing with HMRC both face to face and in written correspondence

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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