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Tax Assistant Manager

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance, Qualified/Senior Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Interim

  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    corporateaccounting@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-73273_1620194805

  • Published:

    05 May 2021

  • Expiry date:

    04 July 2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Assistant Tax Manager

12 Month FTC

£50,000 + Excellent Benefits

Cobalt are working with one of the most prestigious Real Estate and Infrastructure Asset Managers in the UK in a newly created role for an Assistant Tax Manager to work closely with the Head of Tax on key projects around Indirect Tax and Compliance.

The Key focus of the Assistant Tax Manager will be working on VAT requirements and working closely with the other finance and accounting teams in this forward thinking and innovative environment

Key Duties

  • Assisting the Head of Tax on a number of VAT compliance projects which are intended to improve tax processes and controls

  • Lead a project for updating key records to ensure compliance with CIS regulations

  • Liaise with Group Finance Services, the various project and Change teams provide input on changes / improvements required to meet the VAT requirements of Making Tax Digital

  • Provide assistance to the Head of Tax on ad hoc VAT compliance and advisory queries which arise from the business

  • Provide cover for routine VAT and CIS compliance processing

Key Requirements

  • Proven experience in practice or industry with Indirect/VAT Tax matters

  • Working knowledge in the Real Estate/Construction industry is desirable but not essential

  • Must be immediately available or on one month or less notice period

  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to discuss tax issues with other members of the finance team or colleagues in the business who may have little or no knowledge of tax

  • Good analytical skills and enthusiasm for assisting with and implementing change projects

  • Open to providing support and to researching other areas of tax which may not be your experience core strength

If you have the require knowledge, be sure to send an up to date version of your CV as soon as possible as interview slots are ready for next week.