VAT Accountant

Michael Page Finance
£20000 - £30000 per annum
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A multinational manufacturing company with a rich history based in Manchester. 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 opportunity to join a highly skilled and experienced team.

Client Details

Our client is passionate about improving the quality of life for people around the world and achieves this through a collaborative vision. They employ over 25,000 people globally and service a multitude of innovative industries across a number of sectors.


Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Supporting the VAT Manager in ensuring full compliance with indirect tax legislation including:
  • Ensuring correct application of VAT on customer invoices and reverse charge VAT
  • Coordinating claim-back of foreign VAT if applicable
  • Ensuring VAT on bad debt is claimed back in timely manner
  • Ensuring timely reconciliation of VAT accounts for all in scope countries
  • Preparing and filing monthly, quarterly and yearly VAT declarations
  • Assisting with the compliance team with VAT registrations from various countries
  • Working on various projects as required


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

£20,000 - £30,000 + additional benefits