An opportunity has arisen for a Tax Accountant to join a multinational pharmaceutical company.
The role requires you to take responsibility for and to manage VAT reporting compliance requirements for a group of markets within Europe region and other international markets, as required, ensuring internal and external deadlines are met. To provide advice on VAT compliance related queries, coordinating with external and internal stakeholders where necessary.
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Pay rate: 22.83 per hour
Duration: 12 months
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Preparation of monthly, bi-monthly, quarterly or annual VAT returns and other indirect tax returns using Excel and/or indirect tax return preparation tool technology
Preparing and requesting necessary VAT submission approvals from internal stakeholders and following up on VAT payment requests and archiving documentation after submissions are completed
Preparation of VAT General Ledger reconciliation and follow up on issues and open items
Reconciliation of GL sales to reported VAT sales and follow up on issues and open items
Manage and assist with VAT compliance queries from the business as necessary
Support Tax Technology team to test and implement requirements on a timely basis, as necessary
Continuous monitor of VAT legislation to identify relevant changes
Assistance in maintenance of VAT codes tables and VAT codes in accounting system
Assistance with VAT audits and liaison with tax authorities as necessary
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
2+ years experience of VAT compliance in at least one jurisdiction in a multi-national tax environment or equivalent.
Experience with SAP or Oracle is advantageous.
Excellent Excel skills.
- Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
- Reference: JO-2209-501230
Website: Cpl Life Sciences
- Posted: 15th September 2022
- Expires: 13th October 2022