Tax Accountant

Recruiter
Savant
Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
Up to £51000.00 per annum + 25 days holiday and study support
Posted
13 Jun 2019
Closes
20 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH60879
Contact
Neil Goodall
Job Title
Tax
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reporting into the Senior Financial Accountant-Reporting, the purpose of this role is to assist in the delivery of a high quality financial reporting and tax service in accordance with agreed timetables.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare consolidated and individual statutory accounts within agreed timescales and specifications.
  • Maintain an up to date knowledge of accounting standards and regulations to ensure statutory accounts are prepared correctly and to a high standard within agreed timescales.
  • Support preparation of year-end audit files for Group entities and support the Financial Accounting Team with delivery of the year-end accounts to agreed timescales.
  • Assist in the completion and submission of regulatory and tax returns in accordance with required timescales.
  • Undertake taxation work including VAT, Corporation tax, Construction Industry Tax and Employment tax for Group entities including tax planning, compliance and reporting.
  • Take an active role in the quarterly tax update meetings with external advisors.
  • Deliver financial accounting projects and prepare adhoc requests for analysis in a timely manner.
  • Support the production of the Annual Financial Statements.
  • Manage the inter-company reconciliation process and reporting timetable.
  • Develop the use of Company Finance Systems to improve financial reporting and deliver an efficient and effective service to internal and external customers.
  • Action all agreed internal and external audit actions within required timescales.

Skills/ Experience

  • Recent experience of statutory financial reporting and taxation compliance either in practise or industry role.
  • Good attention to detail with ability to prioritise and manage a varied workload to meet agreed deadlines.
  • Proven experience of leading on the preparation of financial statements for audit and the application of accounting standards.
  • Experience of reviewing and analysing financial information and reporting on results.
  • Experience in intercompany accounting and reconciliation.
  • Excellent oral and written communications.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Proven customer service experience.

Qualifications

Essential:

CCAB or CIMA qualification.

Desirable:

ATT or CTA tax qualification.

What's on offer?

We offer an excellent benefits package that help make the com[any a great place to work. These include but aren't limited to:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Medical expenses cover
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Benefits Portal - Everyone Lifestyle Benefits
  • Eye test vouchers
  • Aspire - £100 allowance per employee each financial year
  • Professional qualification support
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Purchase additional leave
  • Salary Sacrifice - Deduction of various benefits from 'gross' salary, before tax and NI deducted