VAT Manager - Top 10 Firm

Recruiter
Aj Chambers Recruitment Ltd
Location
Covent Garden
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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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