Indirect Tax Assistant Manager / Manager - Compliance, Big 4 CA Firm, Remote or Hybrid, Scotland
Please see below the details of several Indirect Tax opportunities, however, should they not suit your experience or aspirations please do not hesitate to get in touch on 0333 010 5607 to discuss the tax market and your career. Madeleine works with a range of SMEs to International businesses as well as all the of the Top 30 CA firms in Scotland, offering career and salary advice in addition to job search management. All conversations are confidential and come with no expectations or obligations. Should she not be available on her direct dial, please leave a message with her colleagues on 0131 603 8374.
Your new company
Hays is proud to be partnered with a highly reputable Big 4 firm of Chartered Accountants with offices and clients across the UK and spanning the globe. It is one of the leading professional services networks in the world, delivering high quality Tax, Assurance and Advisory Services for a variety of clients, for example over 100,000 private and entrepreneurial businesses as well as a substantial number of the Global 500. Given successful business development and growth, this firm is recruiting for Indirect Tax specialists at the level of Assistant Manager or Manager to join its approximately 200-strong National Compliance & Technology Team. A forward thinking firm, various working arrangements will be considered, such as full-time and part-time hours as well as individuals who wish to be part-office based or largely remote on a permanent basis. This firm prides itself on delivering great flexible working which is a genuine reality for its employees.
Your new role
Joining a well-established and growing National and Technology Compliance Team made up of Corporate and Indirect Tax specialists, you will work with an enviable and diverse range of clients, from multinationals to smaller mid-tier clients across various sectors. You primary responsibility is to ensure your portfolio of customers meet their Indirect Tax compliance requirements whilst maintaining strong client relationships. You will also have the opportunity to be involved in global VAT compliance projects and advise clients on compliance-related issues, such as e-filing, overseas registrations and impact on new overseas Indirect Tax legislation. In order to do so, you will complete engagement planning with clients, review and submit returns, completing exceptions reports and financial analysis; all involving regular contact with the client, over the phone, email and video conference. You will also identify opportunities for additional services and contribute to process improvement, as well as manage more junior staff members, ensuring work is completed in line with deadlines and in budget.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a proven track record delivering Indirect Tax compliance, in either a practice or in-house capacity. You will therefore have good VAT technical knowledge, ideally relating to EMEA, as well as excellent communication and organisation skills.
What you'll get in return
Working for a dynamic and reputable firm with a modern ethos and numerous opportunities to progress, you will receive a competitive salary. Benefits include a generous pension scheme, private health care, income protection and life insurance, as well as flexible working in respect to hours and location. In addition, the firm also offers opportunities to work within other offices within the UK and abroad. This offers the satisfaction of working on interesting clients with complex compliance requirements, thus providing an unparalleled opportunity to build global Indirect Tax technical skills.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Madeleine French now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact her for a confidential discussion on your career. Equally, refer a tax professional to receive up to 300 in retail vouchers following successful appointment.