Tax Accountant

Recruiter
Kennedy Pearce Consulting
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£300 - £350 p/day
Posted
11 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
An internationally renowned logistics business is looking for a Tax Accountant to join the team for a minimum of 6 months.

Your new role

Due to recent growth, and subsequent increase in reporting activity, our client is looking to bring a dedicated tax accountant into its finance group. Reporting to an experienced tax manager, you will play a key part in ensuring tax compliance in relation to:

* Income tax preparation
* Preparation and lodgment of returns, as well as relevant GL reconciliations
* Monthly BAS return preparation and lodgment
* Working with internal stakeholders to provide real-time advice and calculations, e.g. PAYG, payroll tax
* R&D claims
* Project work with the tax manager, in the face of changes to the tax landscape
* Financial Accounts

The Candidate will need to be immediate and the below:

* CA/ ACA qualified
* Excellent training in a Corporate Tax team, ideally in a Big 4 / Top-tier firm
* Fully qualified accountant in relevant US GAAP
* IFRS knowledge and experience in preparing statutory accounts.
* Strong tax understanding, and proven, hands-on experience
* Great communications skills, used in building relationships across the business, and essential for effective reporting