6 Month Interim VAT Accountant - Fantastic Manufacturing Busin

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Bethersden
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
13 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic multinational manufacturing company with a rich history based in Ashford, Kent.They are looking for a skilled VAT Accountant to join their leading finance team. If you are looking to develop and learn new skills in VAT this is a fantastic interim opportunity to join a highly skilled and experienced team.

Client Details

A fantastic multinational manufacturing company with a rich history based in Kent.They are looking for a skilled VAT Accountant to join their leading finance team. If you are looking to develop and learn new skills in VAT this is a fantastic interim opportunity to join a highly skilled and experienced team.

Description

VAT specialist accountant for VAT, Intrastat and EC Sales control and reporting certain UKI entities within the Group. The key responsibilities of this role are:

Responsible for all aspects of UK & Eire VAT compliance, including:

  • Preparation and review of VAT Returns for UK and Irish entities
  • Data collation, preparation and review of Intrastat information for the Intrastat returns
  • Data collation, preparation, review and submission of EC Sales lists returns
  • Data collation, preparation, review and submission of VEIS returns
  • Controls for the Group of Companies
  • Review (and improvements as required following approval) on an ongoing basis for all processes and controls associated with VAT / Intrastat /EC Sales and VIES
  • Advice on the implementation of suitable processes and controls associated relating any business changes
  • Providing answers for queries from HMRC & Eire Revenue in a timely manner
  • VAT GL accounts reconciliations
  • Ensure data issues are appropriately documented
  • Ensure that all returns are accurate and submitted on time
  • Work with business to improve data quality as required

Project Assignments:

  • Provide VAT technical expertise and support to the business as required
  • Support the business with business changes as required.

Profile

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years VAT experience, ideally working in a multinational business. Experience using SAP is also preferable.

If you are interested in working for a multinational, industry leading business with an established and reputable team, then please apply immediately for more information.

Job Offer

£180 - £220 per day / £45,000- £55,000 equivalent

6 month temporary or fixed term contract

Excellent business

25 days holiday

Pension

Health cover

Life cover