Tax Advisor

Recruiter
Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£215 - £280 per day + Company Benefits
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Ref
917598
Contact
Aaron Giles
Sector
Oil & Gas
Location Type
Shore
Vessel Type
Specialist/other
Contract Type
Permanent
Working closely with a leading Energy company, Faststream are searching for an experienced Tax Advisor to join our client for a 6 month contract period in their London Office.

As a Tax Advisor you will provide a range of indirect tax advice and coordinate with the company tax teams / 3rd party advisors. You will liaise with both UK and overseas teams to ensure relevant UK and overseas compliance obligations are met. The primary focus for this position will be VAT (with secondary responsibilities).

Role Responsibilities:
* Liaise with the outsource service providers to ensure the provision of tax information for tax returns submission
* Ensuring outsourced service provider meets deadlines and provides returns in required format
* Ensure that all available relief and allowances are obtained for VAT, CT and PRT in the most tax efficient manner
* Preparation and technical input in response to HMRC Indirect Tax queries as well as corporate tax self-assessment (CTSA) and PRT.
* Calculation of current and deferred taxes and preparation of tax journals
* Reconciliation between tax figures according to the applicable Accounting Principles
* To provide support to other teams within the department as required
* Provide assistance in respect of corporate optimisations and reorganisations
* To perform ad hoc duties as required

To be considered for this position you will have experience working with or for an Energy / Oil & Gas organisation, previous Tax Advising experience and a strong understanding of VAT and Tax Compliance. A recognised accounting or finance qualification will be requested. Effective business communication will be critical so tax issues can be translated into commercial understand for non-tax professionals.

Faststream's Client are offering a highly competitive day rate for this 6 month contract position. The role will also have the potential to become a permanent position after the 6 month contract period.

Apply directly to submit your interest, or get in touch aaron.giles@faststream.com / +44(0)2380 208763 for a confidential discussion and more information.