Tax and Statutory Accountant

FMCG, Birmingham, West Midlands

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  • Summary

This successful, established and fast-paced US owed business in Birmingham is looking to strengthen their Financial Accounts team with the appointment of a new Group Tax Accountant.

This role will see you assume responsibility for the company’s corporate tax and VAT affairs; maintaining a good relationship with HMRC, taking responsibility for all VAT returns and queries for the entire UK business, payroll taxes and general tax compliance work. There will also be a great opportunity to contribute in a meaningful way to other areas such as management accounts preparation, fixed asset reporting and statutory reporting, etc.

Finally, you will enjoy ownership of identifying relevant opportunities to improve business processes and implement your recommendations via ad-hoc projects for the overall benefit of your business unit.

Ideally, you will:

  • Have excellent technical tax skills with up-to-date knowledge of relevant legislation and good experience of preparing tax computations and VAT returns – all of which will help you to become adept at dealing with a wide variety of different tax queries from inside & outside the business;
  • Demonstrate great analytical skills with the ability to submit highly accurate work of the highest quality to tight deadlines;
  • Have extensive experience of dealing with HMRC and all related issues and queries;
  • Have tangible drive, enthusiasm and ambition to help you develop this role and drive forwards in this business, helping to contribute to your own career development.

In return, you will:

  • Work in a large, proactive, fast-paced business during a period of rapid and exciting growth (prospects for longer-term career opportunities are genuine);
  • Enjoy a competitive salary with rewards and benefits being given for good performance and loyalty;
  • Become an important part of the management team, helping to contribute in a meaningful way to business improvements and strategic direction.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Tax Accountant to work at a group level in a large, successful and forward-thinking national business – enjoying good career prospects and unique commercial exposure as a result.


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