Tax Accountant

Posted 21 September by REED Accountancy
My client is one of the leading veterinary services in the UK. Their vision is to continue to be the most comprehensive provider of veterinary serves. They were established in 1999 to acquire and operate veterinary practices which were well established within their local community and had a reputation for high quality service.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a very successful organisation.

The role has responsibility for supporting the Senior Financial Accountant in delivery of all aspects of tax accounting and compliance. The principle aspects of the role are:

-Corporation tax compliance, including preparation, review and submission of tax return using in-house software;
-Calculations of estimated tax liability for quarterly instalments and timely payments of all amounts due;
-VAT compliance, including maintaining the Group scheme, submission of returns, VAT payments;
- Overseas VAT compliance, including submission of EC sales lists and oversight of third party accountant submitting non-UK VAT returns;
-Liaison with non-UK tax advisors on tax compliance issues relevant to overseas operations, including corporation tax, VAT and transfer pricing;
-Responsible for all areas of current and deferred tax accounting for interim and annual accounts, including calculation of deferred tax and current tax liability; 
-Development of robust documentation for all areas of tax compliance to support the Group's Senior Accounting Officer obligations;
-Provision of technical support and advice on the Group in respect of all aspects of tax. 

Knowledge/ Skills/ Qualifications/ Personal Attributes: 

- Fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA or equivalent) with significant tax experience gained in practice or corporate environment
-Specialist tax qualification desirable but not essential
-Experience of overseas tax including VAT and CT desirable
-Strong oral communication skills
-Strong interpersonal skills
-Intermediate Excel user
-Able to influence others

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

Are you fully qualified?
Previous experience of overseas tax?

Reference: 36166981

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