Financial Accountant - Tax

City of London
Job Type: 
£40k - £60k
William Hepworth

A large banking group is recruiting for a Tax Accountant to sit within the finance team of its leasing business with a specific remit to work closely with the tax team in order to improve the quality of information provided by the business to the group tax team for the purposes of preparing the direct and indirect returns.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the finance and tax teams in preparing and validating data for the submission of corporation tax and VAT returns for the leasing business;
  • Identifying opportunities for process improvement;
  • Building new process and control frameworks where required.
  • Building relationships across a wide range of stakeholders to understand the business, transactions (standard and complex) and how these are categorised for tax purposes
  • Support in relation to calculation of quarterly instalment payments/ tax provisions
  • Undertaking work on all ad-hoc projects and transactions in the leasing business a

The ideal candidate will be a recently qualified ACA, ACCA or CTA or an individual qualified by experience. The will need to have strong data analytics and excel skills. Some practical experience in Corporation Tax/VAT would be desirable but is not essential.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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William Hepworth
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+44 20 7092 0030