The tax team report to the Tax Director who reports directly into the group’s CFO and leads a high-profile tax function based in the group’s Dublin and Hammersmith offices. The team work closely with the business to understand the challenges facing the group and devise appropriate solutions to manage the group’s tax affairs.
The post holder will be responsible for assisting with indirect compliance for the group
and will report into the Senior Tax Analyst.
Preparation and filing of betting duty returns in multiple jurisdictions
Preparation of VAT returns in multiple jurisdictions
Preparation of EC Sales Lists and statistical returns for both UK and non-UK group companies
Assist with the review and maintenance of indirect tax compliance process controls and guides for the group supporting, audit and SAO compliance requirements
Assisting in compilation of supporting documentation where required for tax/duty queries or audits.
Responsibility for maintaining monthly VAT balance sheet reconciliations for both UK and non-UK group companies
Assisting with supplier set up processes in Finance Systems and acting as a point of contact for Finance team queries with regard to this process
Supporting query resolution involving Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
Project work as required
Collaborates – Is a team player -works with others across the organization to get things done
Communicates Effectively- Communicate credibly and effectively across a range of channels and audiences
Nimble Learning- Is agile and flexible. Learns quickly when faced with new situations
Excellent computer literacy skills, including intermediate to advanced Excel skills, and interest in understanding and resolving systems issues
Experience of Oracle E tax accounting system or similar ERP system would be a distinct advantage
Business and financial acumen with experience in financial analysis and tax reporting
Understanding of general accounting principles and good commercial awareness essential
Education, Qualifications & Experience
Effective communicator with non-technical audiences and with the maturity and diplomacy to interact with the wider business
Good organizational skills and project management skills and ability to prioritize personal workload
Strong attention to detail with ability and desire to work to tight deadlines
VAT/Tax experience is strongly preferred
Studying towards a VAT/Tax qualification is an advantage but study will be supported if desired
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