VAT Principal

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    Up to £75000 per annum + Bonus and shares

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    Rebecca McKerral

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

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    12 months

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Advisory role with a leading global digital services organization

Our client is a leading global digital services business which has engaged us to appoint a VAT Specialist on a contractual basis of 12 months. This is predominantly an advisory role, with an emphasis on EMEA VAT, and will require a highly engaged and technical individual. This is a fast paced, growing business and is a commercial role providing advice to the business from a VAT perspective.

The role

  • Provide technical advice to business units on EMEA VAT issues
  • Keep abreast of changes in legislation and communicate this effectively to stakeholders, in order to ensure business risk exposure is reduced
  • Ensure tax risks are managed and mitigated where appropriate
  • Be able to communicate changes to Indirect Tax to non VAT members, and keep commercial teams abreast of changes
  • Provide ad hoc support to other tax team members where required
  • Be able to take ownership of work, develop an approach to problem solving, and be hands on.
  • Have skills and knowledge around cross border, digital services and EMEA VAT

About you

  • Professional qualification advantageous - CTA would be good
  • E-commerce experience desirable
  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment with multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent technical ability in VAT
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • Quick learner with a positive attitude and solid professionalism

12 month FTC £75,000 plus 10% bonus, benefits and equity

The next step

Please contact Rebecca McKerral for a confidential discussion on +44 7920 759470