Our client's tax team is being developed to provide a stand alone tax function to support the business, carrying responsibility for Corporation Tax, IPT and VAT compliance and ad hoc advisory matters. It is also responsible for the tax reporting in the consolidated financial statements for the worldwide Group. The team are also responsible for certain employee taxation matters.
A role has arisen to provide indirect advisory support to the business.
The role will encompass the provision of proactive and reactive advice on VAT and other indirect taxes to Group companies and associates with a view to achieving the Group's growth strategies, concurrently mitigating tax risks and minimising tax costs.
The role will be based in Leeds although some travel around the UK and Europe will be involved.
Key Accountabilities will include providing a complete VAT advisory service, giving sound technical tax advice relevant to the commercial context to all areas of the Group, liaison with HM Customs & Excise to maintain regular dialogue and ensure a working relationship, control of VAT inspections, managing and providing significant VAT input on Group projects, ensuring that deadlines are met, information provided, Group reputation protected and best possible outcome achieved.