Anderson Knight is working in Partnership with an award winning business based in the central belt that is looking to recruit a project accountant with a specific remit around VAT/ Intrastate accounting supporting the UK TAX and Compliance Manager .
This is a unique opportunity to work within a highly specialized and complex business.
The individual will play a key role in helping the business meet its VAT compliance obligations both in respect of return filing as well as operational compliance/internal Controls.
The project Accountant will provide support to the VAT manager in relation to Analysis and implementation of strategic VAT decisions and special projects.
·Responsible for reviewing/updating the VAT liability setup for income and Expenditure.
·Ensuring that the business’s Tax liabilities are paid on time, including VAT Payments on account and balancing payments, and payment of Import Duty in line With Duty Deferment statements.
·Undertaking regular reviews of data integrity from a VAT perspective.
·Supporting the VAT manager with HMRC enquiries, disclosures and other Correspondence.
·Playing a key role in the development and delivery of VAT training to staff as required.
Sound knowledge and understanding of HM Revenue & Customs regulations relating to VAT.
Demonstrable experience of financial accounting processes in a relevant role
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Experience of managing VAT processes and preparation of VAT returns and other HMRC filings.
Experience of financial accounting processes in a complex financial environment ether in a similar role or in professional practice.
Salary will be in the region of £45,000 – £48,000