Senior VAT Accountant

Basingstoke Permanent
  • A leading manufacturer of high-performance consumer goods worldwide
  • Growth within an organisation that offers innovative industry-leading products

About Our Client

My client is an established company in the consumer goods industry. It is a large organisation with a strong presence in the global market. The company's headquarters is located in Basingstoke and it employs a vast number of employees across multiple different divisions.

Job Description

  • Oversee and manage all VAT related activities within the company.
  • Ensure compliance with VAT regulations and international accounting standards.
  • Reconciliation of GL sales to reported VAT sales.
  • Monthly GL reconciliations and monthly GL Journal.
  • Lead VAT audits and investigations.
  • Produce accurate, well documented, and timely tax analysis for Branch corporate tax returns and where required, local financial statements.
  • Support EU Branch tax audits including coordination of the audit in person.
  • Implement improvements to VAT processes and systems.
  • Work closely with the wider accounting and finance team.
  • Take the lead on VAT projects and improvement initiatives in line with overall Finance Strategy.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Senior VAT Accountant should have:

  • A degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of VAT accounting and compliance.
  • ACCA, ACA, CIMA qualified
  • Experience with Oracle, specifically Oracle Financials
  • Proficiency in accounting software and MS Office.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary dependent on experience
  • A hybrid working model, allowing for a balance of office and home working.
  • A bonus scheme and comprehensive healthcare package.
  • A supportive and collaborative company culture.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior VAT Accountant looking to apply their skills in a vibrant and challenging environment. If you're passionate about VAT accounting and excited to make a positive impact, we encourage you to apply.

Jemima Khan
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Phone number
+44 2078 312000

Job summary

Job function
Financial Accounting
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Jemima Khan
Consultant phone
+44 2078 312000
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