VAT Manager/Senior Manager

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1362456

 Job Description

VAT Manager/ Senior Manager - Succession planning, excellent career development opportunities, market leading salary and benefits package

My Client, a market leading large mid-tier firm, is recruiting for a VAT Manager/Senior Manager to join their Belfast Tax practice. My client has enjoyed a sustained period of growth over the past 3+ years and has tripled its revenues as a result. My Client is hiring with succession planning in mind so there is a clear path to Director level and beyond. The ideal VAT candidate will already be operating at a senior level in a competitor firm, large mid-tier or Big 4. My clients’ Tax practice has significant growth plans for the next 3 years and as such the successful VAT candidate must have strong business development skills, be well networked and extremely motivated. You will be supported by talented senior management team including Belfast and Dublin Tax Partner and wider UK tax network.

The Role

  • Managing, coaching and mentoring the Vat Department and encouraging the team to develop
  • Manage the delivery of timely and accurate advise
  • Advising clients on VAT issues and conducting VAT reviews for clients
  • Controlling all external advise engagements
  • Carrying out due diligences on assignments
  • Promoting increased awareness of VAT issues across the business units within the firm
    Proactive vat planning
    Interaction with the Revenue Commissioners on VAT issues;
    Various ad hoc duties and responsibilities as directed by management

The Person

  • ACA and/or CTA qualified
  • Minimum 3 years’ post qualification experience of working in a tax department of a large firm
  • Strong technical knowledge
  • Strong business development skills and able identify opportunities for clients
  • Capable of working on your own initiative
  • Ability to build trusted relationships with clients and peers

For more information please contact Gemma Murphy in confidence on 02890 912871 / 07826847333 or email