Role details

VAT Analyst - 12 month FTC

London   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Mixed advisory and compliance role working on UK and European VAT issues.
  • Large international asset management firm offering a wide range of services.

About Our Client

Large international asset management firm offering a wide range of services across equities, fixed income, real estate and private equity investments. Fantastic opportunity to benefit from the scale, brand and resources of a large-scale international investment firm, whilst also enjoying the variety of work and opportunity for early responsibility that would not be possible at larger institutions.

Job Description

The VAT Analyst will support the Senior European VAT Manager in the management of the UK VAT compliance process, oversight of VAT compliance across CE and provide advice on VAT issues across UK/CE.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the Senior European VAT Manager with all aspects of UK VAT, including advice on transactions for the UK and CE and regular review of business areas, as well as review of the Partial Exemption Special Method ("PESM"), monitoring changes within the business and to VAT legislation and identifying any resulting impact on or changes to Invesco's VAT position.
  • Assist with the review of UK VAT return and ESL, including ensuring that follow up actions and changes are carried out. Ensure that procedures are in line with requirements for SAO and that risks and controls are regularly updated
  • Provide support, guidance and technical VAT training to local finance teams across CE (particularly those responsible for VAT returns) and to the Shared Service AP team in Hyderabad for all VAT matters, Implement and update, as necessary, process documentation for CE and work with colleagues to ensure consistent implementation of policies and procedures.
  • Support the Senior European VAT Manager in identifying and ensuring that legislative changes (UK and CE) are reviewed and adopted as appropriate in a timely manner. Review and implement systems changes if necessary.
  • Assist in the preparation and monitoring of the UK and CE Irrecoverable VAT budgets and professional fee budget. Assist with the management of Invesco's tax engine (EBTax) to ensure that it is maintained in a controlled and systematic manner and that VAT on Invesco's AP/AR transactions is calculated accurately.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a VAT specialist with proven experience.
  • Have good knowledge of UK VAT and basic knowledge of European VAT legislation.
  • Have strong analytical and numeracy skills.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

Please do not hesitate to contact Connor Tostevin on 020 7269 2168 with any queries you may have about the role.

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