Indirect Tax Assistant

30 Nov 2017
13 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Indirect Tax Assistant-Global Manufacturing Business-Competitive Salary - Based in Gloucester,Gloucestershire

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are currently being retained to recruit for a driven and dynamic Indirect Tax Assistant for a Global and Leading Manufacturing business based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire. A newly created position for the organisation to join their European Indirect Tax team , offering a progressive tax assistant role within an fast-paced environment.

Your new role

Your key duties will include taking ownership of the EU indirect tax compliance processes, evidence of export and statistical reporting, along with supporting with tax audits and enquiries. You will be expected to support the preparation of monthly VAT balance sheet reconciliations, support preparation, review and submission of VAT reporting for multi European entities along with recommending/implementing improvements to processes to improve efficiencies and reduce process time. Reporting into the Tax Manager and Tax Accountants your will support the development of the indirect Tax team KPI and Tax control framework along with ad-hoc Tax related projects.

What you'll need to succeed

For this varied Tax Assistant role you must have an pro-active and customer focused approach, with strong communication skills to build effective partnerships with internal/external bodies along with intermediate skills within MS Office (particularly Excel). You must have the ability to manage/meet reporting deadlines with a strong desire to develop and progress. Ideally you will have experience within a similar position, basic technical knowledge of VAT and SAP experience. It would be advantageous if you have worked within a Shared Service environment with multiple languages. Recently graduated Finance/Business professionals will be also be considered for this position if they have a desire to study ATT and progress within a Tax role.

What you'll get in return

This hands-on and exciting newly created Tax Assistant role will offer a competitive salary including benefits such as ATT study package, on-site parking, contributed pension scheme, flexible working hours and a progressive/developing route. This a great opportunity to join an organisation that has set a goal of sustaining a world-class level of performance with an ambitious drive.

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