Anderson Knight has an excellent opportunity for a VAT Associate to join a highly thought of Chartered Accountancy firm based in the heart Edinburgh. You will work with a variety of small to medium sized clients, from Limited Companies, Partnerships and Sole Traders across a broad range of sectors. This is a hand’s on role which will require excellent communication and attention to detail, reporting the Senior VAT Manager, the key duties will include: Building and maintaining effective relationships with a portfolio of clients Liaising with clients regarding VAT compliance issues Ensuring clients VAT affairs comply with statutory requirements Regularly review the data integrity from a VAT Perspective Play a key role in the delivery of VAT training to clients Manage clients VAT affairs including payments, enquiries and act as an ad-hoc point of contact when required The Candidate; Must come from a Public Practice background Fully qualified CTA or CA/ACCA qualified Corporate VAT experience essential Experience of managing VAT processes and preparation of VAT returns Ability to perform under pressure Excellent attention to detail Excellent communication skills As well as a competitive salary you will have the opportunity to work for a highly thought of CA Firm offering training, support and excellent career progression. Our client is looking to find the right person for this role. If you have the necessary experience and would like a like to join a busy but rewarding CA Firm, apply now!