EMEA In-House Tax Accountant - 12-18 MTH FTC

Reading Temporary £70,000 - £80,000
  • Global Technology Business
  • Close Collaboration with CFO and Involvement in International Projects

About Our Client

Our client is a global leader in the technology sector experiencing consistent year-on-year-growth - they are currently seeking to recruit an EMEA In-House Tax Accountant to join the team based in Reading.

Job Description

The EMEA In-House Tax Accountant will perform a key role within the EMEA Tax Team, encompassing a wide range of tasks including corporate tax reporting & compliance, transfer pricing, tax planning and involvement in global advisory projects for numerous European entities.

Key responsibilities and tasks include:

  • Preparing & reviewing tax provisions for EMEA entities for quarterly reporting under US GAAP
  • Partnering with local finance teams across EMEA, ensuring accurate tax accounting entries for group reporting and local entities
  • Preparation & review of tax provisioning for UK&I statutory accounts, including liaison with external auditors as required
  • Completion and review of UK&I corporate tax returns
  • Ensuring EMEA corporation tax filings and payments are met as appropriate
  • Review of transfer pricing documentation for EMEA entities
  • Participation in global tax advisory restructuring projects across EMEA, supporting accounting, legal & tax implications
  • Maintenance of tax governance frameworks including SAO, CCO, tax strategy and SOX internal controls for tax processes
  • nvolvement in legal entity rationalisation projects across EMEA, working closely with external advisors and internal finance teams to progress liquidations and/or mergers
  • Involvement in the implementation of a new ERP system

The Successful Applicant

This role is ideally suited to a Tax professional with:

  • CTA/ATT/ACCA/ACA qualification
  • Strong corporate tax knowledge for UK, Ireland and preferably EMEA based countries
  • Previous experience as a Tax Accountant or Tax Manager within an international business
  • Exposure / knowledge of US GAAP (preferred)

What's on Offer

On offer for the successful applicant will be a highly competitive basic salary up to £80,000, plus extensive benefits and flexible working. This will be a fixed term contract initially for a period of up to 18 months, with possibilities to extend or become permanent during/after this period if desired.

Steve Smith
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Phone number
+44 118 955 9070

Job summary

Tax In House
Technology & Telecoms
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Consultant name
Steve Smith
Consultant phone
+44 118 955 9070
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