VAT Accountant - Lloyd's Insurer - London

BCT Resourcing
London, London
£45,000 - £55,000 per annum
11 Jul 2017
09 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
VAT Accountant - Lloyd's Insurer - EXCLUSIVE
£55,000 + 15% Bonus & Benefits

We current exclusively looking for a VAT Accountant for one of the key client to be based on London.


* Accurate preparation and timely filing of all UK and overseas indirect tax returns on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis as required, and any relevant payments
* Responsible for overseeing the correct indirect tax entries in the P&L and Balance Sheet of the UK company
* Review processes and controls to improve indirect tax compliance
* Prepare indirect tax documentation for SAO requirements
* Monitor the company's indirect tax position and ensure compliance with external and internal regulatory and statutory policies, procedures and regulations.
* Interact with HMRC, external Auditors, advisers and other stakeholders in relation to indirect tax matters
* Assist with tax projects, planning, ad-hoc research and advice to the business
* Ensure rate changes are reflected, reported and communicated to the business
* Ensure company, market and client related documentation is issued (internally and externally) accurately and on time.
* Liaise with relevant and associated areas and groups within the business process to establish, support and maintain business relationships and organisational effectiveness.
* To undertake any other duties of a similar nature that the company reasonably requests to be performed.


* Qualified Accountant (ACCA/ACA/CTA) with indirect tax experience
* Strong data analysis and data extract capabilities, in particular Advanced Excel skills, use of pivot tables etc.
* Financial services experience is preferred but not essential - however a working knowledge of VAT partial exemption is required

Keywords: Indirect tax VAT IPT Partial Exemption Insurance compliance reporting