Tax Accountant VAT - Excellent FMCG Business

Michael Page Finance
Trowbridge, UK
23 Aug 2019
01 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a great opportunity to join a leading organisation based in Trowbridge. This role will be joining a well established and growing team, where you will be adding value from day one.

Client Details

Our client are a market leader. Not just in their sector, but across the board relating to culture, ethos and providing their employees with a work life balance that suits their lifestyle needs.

This Tax team is spearheaded by two very experienced Heads of Tax and Treasury.


The key responsibilities for this Tax Accountant (VAT) - Excellent FMCG Business based in Trowbridge are:
  • Take ownership for researching and responding to ad hoc VAT questions which come from a variety of sources such as VAT audits and other departments
  • Develop relationships with internal and external stake holders
  • Improve the VAT team's knowledge of the product flows and the businesses' appreciation of their VAT implications
  • Represent the VAT Team on other Business projects as required
  • Prepare VAT returns and accompanying workings
  • Review and challenge existing VAT processes and procedures


When applying for this Tax Accountant (VAT) - Excellent FMCG Business based in Trowbridge the successfull candidate will possess:
  • Knowledge and practical experience of preparing VAT
  • Ability to work with systems
  • Intermediate or advanced Excel user, able to analyse data from different reports to confirm completeness and identify errors
  • Problem solver who enjoys working independently on varied ad hoc and technical questions
  • Capable of working autonomously when necessary, but also likes being part of a team, supporting colleagues and sharing knowledge

Job Offer

Competitive Base Salary (£30,000 to £45,000) Experience depending
Excellent employee benefit package
Brilliant flexible working culture

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