VAT Analyst

  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Tax
  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    300 £ - 350 £ / Day
  • External Reference

Large FTSE listed Retail company based near Liverpool Street is looking for a VAT analyst, European VAT experience would be advantageous.

A diverse retail business requires VAT analyst for regions across Europe. This team is based in the London and is responsible for VAT compliance across Europe as well as providing support to Tax colleagues and the wider business. The role will include accounting and VAT responsibilities including supporting internal and external audits.

Working within the current EMEA compliance team:
* Prepare, review and submit European VAT returns and related filings

* Provide internal and external audit support, including data analysis;
* Assist with mapping VAT processes and identify areas for improvement;
* Assist with VAT compliance queries from the businesses operating across Europe;

Basic qualifications
* Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills;
* A strong desire to exceed expectations;
* Organised, analytical and methodical with strong attention to detail;
* Strong computer, particularly MS Excel, skills;
* Good communication and personal skills with a hands-on team-oriented attitude;
* Able to take ownership of work, initiate and implement change, and demonstrate a problem solving approach;
* Able to work to tight deadlines and under pressure.

Preferred qualifications
* Demonstrable work experience working in a finance and/or VAT compliance function;
* CIMA ,ACCA, ACA, AAT or similar credentials preferred;
* Relevant accounting or tax experience (public/private mix preferred);
* Experience of compliance in European jurisdictions.

Badenoch and Clark acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Badenoch and Clark UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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