VAT Manager - 12 Month FTC - Excellent Company

Badenoch & Clark
Haywards Heath
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently recruiting on behalf of a well known, global organisation based in West Sussex.

My client has a 12 month fixed term contract opportunity (until June 2018) for a qualified VAT Manager will work closely with the Indirect Tax team. Candidates must be a minimum of ATT/CTA or ACA qualified with a strong technical knowledge of European VAT and will need to have experience of dealing with medium to large groups both in the UK and internationally.

To be considered for the role candidates must be available immediately or on short notice.

Responsibilities will include but not limited to -

* Providing VAT advisory support on both UK and EMEA projects, including for example corporate restructuring
* Providing technical and other support in respect of European VAT compliance matters including any dealings with tax authorities
* Providing advice in respect of VAT liabilities of supplies and reviewing associated agreements
* Providing advice in respect third party contracts and new product developments, considering tax clauses and risks
* Assist with the resolution of EMEA VAT audits as necessary
* Working with and building relationships with multiple business stakeholders, e.g. Tax, Controllership, Treasury, Legal Office, Procurement and Business Finance colleagues around the world
Qualifications :
* Proven track record in providing commercially focused Indirect Tax advice across EMEA
* Strong experience in dealing with European VAT issues
* A self-starter and strong team player, you'll bring with you strong relationship management skills and the ability to influence and manage both internal and external stakeholders
* Good knowledge/proficiency at MS Office applications and accounting systems ideally Oracle/Essbase etc
* Capable of operating within a team environment, whilst fulfilling on goals they are individually accountable for

Candidates with Financial Services experience or those who have worked in a regulated environment will be desirable, particularly with experience across EMEA regions.

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