EMEA VAT Manager
This is a newly created role for an EMEA VAT specialist to join the finance operations of a multinational manufacturing company based in Sussex. This is a newly created role for an EMEA VAT specialist to join the finance operations of a multinational manufacturing company based in Sussex. Reporting to the divisional FD, you will be responsible for managing the group's EMEA VAT compliance responsibilities (80%) and overseeing the Income Tax Filings and Transfer Pricing documentation (20%) across multiple (currently 14) entities Key responsibilities will be as follows: Ensure VAT returns and Corporate Income Tax return are reviewed and submitted timely Manage VAT and Income Tax payments to Tax Authorities Manage VAT Account Reconciliations process Manage Intrastat processes Set up new VAT registrations and determine Income Tax obligations where required to support the expanding supply chain Understand business operations and key VAT issues Liaise with Tax department on business VAT and Income Tax initiatives Engage external advisors where required Perform contracts reviews and ensure tax language is appropriate Provide Tax support with potential new supply chains Communication and coordination of VAT and Tax issues across all key stake holders The ideal candidate will be a VAT specialist with experience across multiple / international entities. They will need to have a good understanding of international VAT compliance processes and the ability to identify VAT process weaknesses and implement process improvements. The candidate will ideally be a strong communicator and be self-motivated, able to work under pressure, and independently carry out initiatives. Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.