Senior / VAT Accountant

Posted 01 December 2022
Salary £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Contact NameRyan Marner

Job description

Working for a well-established global technology business, the Senior / VAT Accountant will be responsible for VAT Accounting on a professional level, while working closely with the wider Finance team and Other Managers to provide the best possible support to the company's employees.

My client are willing to train a newly or soon-to-be-qualified accountant in this field, but all exposure to VAT will aid someone's candidacy.


  • Prepare and submit VAT returns to a high standard in line with timetable, this includes both UK and overseas VAT returns
  • Prepare and submit EC Sales lists
  • Prepare annual PSA return
  • Assist with the preparation and submission of corporation tax and withholding tax returns
  • Assist with the iXBRL tagging of the statutory accounts
  • Prepare and review National Statistic returns
  • Assist with system testing for VAT rule changes and setting up new VAT registrations across the world


  • Strong academic background, Accounting degree desirable
  • Finalist or Fully Qualified ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of SSC processes and how these fit into the wider environment
  • Good understanding of all Accounting processes
  • Ability to manage own deadline and priorities, whilst delivering a high standard of work and supporting junior members when they require assistance

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.