VAT & Indirect Tax Manager

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    Tax, VAT / Indirect Tax

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  • Salary:

    £45,000 - £50,000

  • Contact:

    Jack Wyatt

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Leading Pubic Practice recruitment consultancy, Clark Wood, are currently working with one of Kent’s premier regional firms of chartered accountants as they are seeking to add an experienced VAT Manager to their team in Birmingham.

Our client is a leading regional provider of accounting, business advisory and wealth management services. This award-winning firm have developed their excellent and well-deserved reputation through both their client centric ethos and also as a result of the great emphasis they place on providing a supportive and progressive working environment for staff.

As a VAT Manager you will be responsible for the provision of high quality practical and commercial advice on complex VAT issues to clients, ranging from small OMBs to large group structured organisations.

Experience of dealing with VAT across a wide range of industry sectors and types of business, from small companies to larger corporates is necessary to fulfil this position.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and driven individual to join a leading firm where your specialist expertise will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary as well as scope for continued development within a leading firm.  

Duties & Responsibilities:

Actively identifying opportunities for VAT savings and promoting them both internally and externally
Managing VAT planning projects to ensure efficient and effective delivery to agreed deadlines
Negotiations with HMRC on VAT disputes
Dealing with all VAT aspects of company sales and acquisitions, including carrying out and reviewing due diligence, review of sale and purchase agreements, and providing practical advice
Delivering presentations at seminars
Preparation and delivery of pitches for new clients
Writing articles for newsletters and press releases
Keeping up to date with technical developments and communicating opportunities for VAT advice to partners and managers
Providing internal support for VAT queries from staff
Developing other members of tax staff to enhance their VAT expertise

For further information on this role please contact Jack Wyatt - jwyatt@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291056

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