VAT Manager - Top 10 Firm

Aj Chambers Recruitment Ltd
Covent Garden
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

AJ Chambers is delighted to be working with a Top 10 Firm based in Central London to recruit a VAT Manager

The Role

  • Ensuring clients? VAT affairs comply with statutory time limits and managing compliance work efficiently, profitably and in accordance with the firm?s tax manual
  • Identifying and advising on VAT planning opportunities and undertaking specialist technical assignments as required
  • Responding to client correspondence as a matter of priority and keeping client and partner fully informed of the current status of the VAT work
  • Undertaking work delegated by a Partner or Associate Director
  • Acting as the principal point of contact for clients on VAT queries and maintaining excellent client service at all times
  • Ensuring appropriate liaison takes place with other departments
  • Closely monitoring work in progress reports, ensuring the profitable recoverability of work done and billing clients on a timely basis
  • Achieving targets set by management on compliance matters with regard to submission of VAT returns
  • Developing advanced technical knowledge
  • Identifying, interviewing and converting prospective clients and assisting other departments in research and preparation of formal proposals for new work
  • Taking active involvement in prospective client seminars and effectively following up contacts made
  • Assisting in review and quality control procedures and administration of the department where required

The Candidate

  • CTA qualified essential, accounting qualification such as ACA/ACCA desirable
  • Previous managerial experience within VAT
  • Previous experience of winning work with ability to unlock fees from existing clients

For more information about this role, please apply directly or contact Leon Maulguet at AJ Chambers

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