In-house Indirect Tax Compliance Specialist, Multi-National Market Leader, West Lothian, £negotiable
Your new company
This rare opportunity is with a high profile and market leading multi-national group with over 20 million customers. Joining a large and welcoming tax team, this offers an Indirect Tax specialist the opportunity to manage compliance requirements across Europe and provide support in relation to advisory projects. A modern and pro-active business, it embraces a collaborative, creative and forward-thinking approach across all its business units. In addition to its beautiful and state-of-the-art offices, flexible and agile working arrangements will be considered. Having previously worked with this business in relation to both Tax and Finance appointments, resulting in brilliant feedback, Hays recommends it as an employer of choice!
Your new role
A key new role within the business as a result of expansion of work, you will be responsible for UK and European indirect tax compliance and reporting. As part of this, you will produce complex VAT returns, prepare Intrastat and EC Sales lists, assist in the improvement of Tax Working Capital Forecasts and engage with the relevant tax authorities. Further to this, you will report on the impact of legislative changes, drive initiatives to improve accuracy and efficiency in relation to processes and procedures, and provide support on indirect tax advisory issues.
What you'll need to succeed
As the successful applicant, you will have a proven track record within indirect tax, ideally in an in-house capacity but potentially in a professional services environment. You will preferably be ACCA/ICAS/CTA qualified however this is not essential. Working in a high-profile team within the business, you will have excellent communication skills and the ability convey complex tax matters in a manner suitable to individuals with various backgrounds and all levels. You will have strong organisation skills, and be confident and self-motivated.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary in addition to a strong benefits package and flexible working arrangements. Further to this, you will work in a modern, market-leading, and instantly recognisable business which is expanding and offers an indirect tax specialist a great variety. You will also gain access to excellent professional development services as well as a subsidised cafe and gym.
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 in order to receive up to £300 in retail vouchers following placement and their probation period.