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VAT Manager

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  • Sector:

    VAT / Indirect Tax

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  • Salary:

    £Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Richard Kinsey

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  • Contact phone:

    07949 239757

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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  • Consultant:

    Richard Kinsey

​Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

VAT Manager

Flexible Location - Remote Working (offices in the Midlands and London)

Competitive Salary + Benefits

Accountant Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with this leading, multi-office firm of chartered accountants who are looking to add an experienced VAT Manager to their team.

This well renowned and distinguished North West firm have a fantastic reputation for providing excellent levels of service to their clients in all aspects of accountancy, taxation, and advisory work.

They boast an extremely diverse client portfolio, meaning staff are able to gain excellent exposure to businesses from a wide array of industry sectors including agriculture, food production, hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism, retail, betting and gaming, healthcare, charities, education, and IT among others.

The ideal individual will have significant VAT and indirect tax experience and will have existing experience of working in a practice environment. You will be expected to be capable of dealing with issues that span the full range of VAT and indirect taxes.

This role will primarily feature home working with you being required to client premises as the workload dictates.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced and driven VAT Manager to join a small and growing team within a leading regional firm of accountants where there will be scope for career development.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Providing high quality practical, commercial advice on complex VAT and other indirect tax issues to a wide range of clients (from small OMBs to AIM listed companies)

Actively identifying opportunities for VAT services and promoting them with both colleagues and clients

Managing VAT projects to ensure efficient and effective delivery to deadlines

Managing HMRC enquiries, assisting with ADRs, preparing cases for First-tier Tribunal

Dealing with all VAT and indirect tax aspects of company acquisitions and disposals

Delivering internal and client presentations

Writing articles for newsletters and press releases

Keeping up to date with technical developments and providing updates to clients and colleagues

Dealing with the indirect tax issues arising from our departure from the EU


Excellent VAT & Indirect Tax experience

Experience of working in practice is essential

For further information on this role please contact Richard Kinsey at Clark Wood - / 07949 239 757

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