Return to Job Search

Senior VAT Consultant


  • Northern Ireland / Craigavon/Lurgan Area
  • £35000 - 45000
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 07/12/2017
  • Joanne Bloomer
this job is expired


Senior VAT Specialist - Progressive Global Manufacturing Organisation - Lurgan -Onsite Parking - Salary will be tailored to attract the best candidate in the market place


Senior VAT Consultant - Lurgan


VANRATH are pleased to be recruiting for a Senior VAT Consultant on behalf of a global manufacturing organisation who are market leaders in their field and lead the way in terms of product diversity and innovation. An exciting opportunity has arisen within the global tax team, reporting to the UK Tax Manager this is ideal opportunity to join a specialist team within a fast paced commercial environment.


* Providing indirect tax technical support for projects.
* Management of VAT and intrastat audits.
* Support management in dealing with queries from government agencies and business entities regarding VAT.
* Lead further migration of VAT compliance tasks to GBS from business segments.
* The management of VAT registrations and deregistration's, as required.
* Drive continuous improvement within the team by reviewing current compliance processes with a view to improve efficiency while maintaining data integrity.
* Monitor business performance metrics in relation to VAT compliance.
* Acting as a resource for queries from colleagues within the shared service centre
* Advising colleagues in the wider European business on more complex VAT matters. This will involve researching and interpreting legislation and providing support with preparing the relevant advice.
* Monitoring changes in international VAT law/regulation and case law that are relevant to the business, and helping the business to implement any resulting changes needed in business processes and systems.
* Guide, coach, and develop Business Tax team members to support the growth of the VAT compliance function.
* Develop knowledge of business and organisational issues affecting legal entity compliance by partnering with business unit leaders.
* Maintain continuous dialogue with key corporate office team members across Corporate Accounting, Tax, Treasury, and Legal to ensure VAT compliance and alignment with company direction.

The Ideal Person:

* University degree.
* Part-qualified / qualified tax professional.
* Proven track record of applied business and VAT experience, preferably in a large, publicly traded organisation.
* System background and high comfort level in a variety of analysis and reporting tools.
* UK and European VAT knowledge

This is an excellent opportunity for a commercially minded Tax Specialist to make a strategic career move into an innovative organisation where there is significant opportunity for progression.


Salary will be tailored to attract the strongest candidate in the local market.

For further information please contact Joanne Bloomer in the strictest confidence on 02890330250 or apply via the link on this page.

Ref: JB1291177_1511369605
Report This Job



View Agency Profile

View More Vacancies from VANRATH

Show More

Email me jobs similar to: Senior VAT Consultant

Please enter your email address

Please enter a valid email address


We use cookies to customise our website for you, giving you the best possible user experience. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive this personalisation. Find out more about our cookie policy

Accept & Close