Tax Accountant

Watford Permanent £60,000 - £65,000 per year
  • Great opportunity to move to Industry from practice
  • Looking for an experienced and qualified corporate tax accountant

About Our Client

Our client is a leading international retail company, with a global presence. They have established a robust market position in the retail industry. Their UK headquarters are located in Watford.

Job Description

Corporate & International Tax Accountant - Watford



  • All aspects of corporation tax compliance (including compliance with Senior Accounting Officer legislation) for 8 UK companies and 5 branches in Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Ireland.
  • UK tax reporting and forecasting (including current and deferred tax provisioning for UK GAAP statutory accounts purposes).
  • Provision of support on tax planning projects (UK and international) as required.
  • Provision of technical advice on an ad hoc basis and in response to relevant legislative changes and developments.
  • VAT compliance and planning.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Corporate & International Tax Accountant should have:



  • Accountancy/tax qualification and UK tax experience essential.
  • Self-starter with ability to liaise and build relationships with UK and overseas colleagues as well as advisers.
  • Experience of UK GAAP required and experience of US GAAP preferred.
  • Experience of both direct and indirect tax compliance preferred.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary in the range of £60,000 - £65,000 per year + up to 15% bonus
  • The opportunity to work in a hybrid model, with a mix of office and home working


  • Car allowance
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Staff discount
  • Free car parking
  • A chance to work at the heart of global operations in the retail industry in Watford



We encourage prospective candidates who are excited by the prospect of shaping international tax strategy in a leading retail company to apply.

Contact
Robert Rollason
Quote job ref
JN-032024-6381124
Phone number
+44 117 927 1441

Job summary

Job function
Tax
Subsector
Tax In House
Sector
Retail
Location
Watford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Robert Rollason
Consultant phone
+44 117 927 1441
Job reference
JN-032024-6381124