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Interim International VAT Director

  • Location:

    North West England, England

  • Salary:

    £600 - £800 per day

  • Contact:

    Stefan Hutchinson

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  • Published:

    2 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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We have an exciting opportunity available for a VAT Director! This role is based in north Manchester and will report to the Head of Tax.

The ideal candidate will be ACA/CTA qualified with VAT experience gained in a Big 4 accountancy firm, as well as some in house VAT experience within a multinational group.

Our client has a track record of exponential growth and offers exceptional benefits

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects of VAT across the UK and Europe including managing internally prepared VAT returns and intrastat returns throughout Europe
  • Working with local tax contacts to lead VAT audits and identify process improvements
  • Developing and maintaining standardised VAT processes and controls across the Group
  • Helping the Head of Tax and existing team manage relationships with external advisors and HMRC
  • Providing indirect tax input on M&A work including due diligence and transition of businesses into existing VAT groups
  • Dealing with tax queries from the business, other areas of finance and the legal team
  • Identifying relevant VAT opportunities and pro-actively driving these
  • Maintaining a detailed, up to date technical knowledge in all indirect tax related areas
  • Implementing systems improvements to ensure compliance with MTD and to improve efficiency, in particular in respect to current systems implementation
  • Developing and managing the VAT assistant who will report to the successful candidate

If you'd like to be consider for this opportunity then please apply

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