Tax Accountant

Recruiter
Holland & Barrett International Limited
Location
Nuneaton
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will be responsible for the taxation affairs of the Group to include VAT, Corporation Tax, Excise Duty & Distance Selling.

The Role

- Introduce tight controls and the continuous improvement of the Taxation as a whole
- Instrumental in providing financial rigour to all tax transactions
- Development and maintenance of Tax accounting procedures
- Ensure the efficient management of the Group's tax affairs
- Manage the relationship with external tax advisors and appropriate personnel at relevant tax authorities
- Submission of VAT returns, timely and accurately for all companies in the group
- Intrastat returns to be completed and submitted for all companies and ensuring fully compliant
- Completion of Distance Selling returns and monitoring to ensure that new registrations are completed as thresholds are reached
- Completion of Government Statistical returns for all companies within the group
- Completion of Corporation tax analysis / returns in conjunction with external advisors
- Responsible for maintenance and publication of Annual Tax Strategy and Annual Company by Company Reporting
- Keep technically up to date with taxation legislation
- Proposing any relevant tax payments and seeking appropriate authorisations
- Actively continuing your own self-development (including full product knowledge) and continuously building skills as a business person and a leader

The Person

- Qualified Tax Accountant
- Eye for detail
- Ability to work in high pressure environment
- Able to multi-task, manage several deliverables simultaneously
- Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
- Experience of high volume processing
- Strong Excel skills
- Ability to make timely and rational decisions based on relevant information and experience
- Ability to work calmly and effectively whilst working under pressure and to deadlines

The Company

Holland & Barrett is one of the nation's most loved and trusted brands, known for offering quality health food, vitamins and supplements. Bucking the current trend of high street retailers, we forecast significant growth and expansion plans in the coming years, with considerable investment going into all areas of the business. We certainly embrace change and drive speed in everything we do. Every day presents a different challenge, but every day is also filled with fun, teamwork and passion to succeed and surpass every expectation.

Join us and see how far you can go.