VAT Consultant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

VAT Consultant / Manager, Excellent Work

Your new company
Our client, a leading CA firm, is currently in the market for a VAT Manager / Consultant to join their VAT team in either Glasgow or Edinburgh.

Your new role
This exciting job will see you take on a pivotal role within the VAT team, working as a point of contact for clients in relation to VAT work. You will prepare and supervise complex VAT computations, review more straightforward VAT returns and VAT audit checklists to identify issues or VAT planning opportunities. You will plan compliance work and take responsibility for managing the process through to submission of VAT returns, as well as provide technical and planning advice to clients.

What you'll need to succeed
A strong track record within the field of VAT and the ability to advise on complex VAT issues along with an in-depth, current knowledge of all UK and international VAT is essential to be successful in the role. You will have a working knowledge of VAT registrations, liability of income, recovery of VAT on expenditure, partial exemptions, capital goods scheme, land and property issues, imports and exports and VAT anti-avoidance rules. Ideally you will be educated to degree level and be CTA and/or CA qualified.

What you'll get in return
The job will pay a competitive salary, in line with market rate, and will allow the right candidate the opportunity to build upon their experience, working in a flexible environment with supportive Directors.

What you need to do now
Should you wish to discuss this position confidentially, please contact Amy Borthwick at Hays Taxation on or apply on line. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us.

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